Praying on Time: Between Deep Faith & Fashionable Identity

Anywhere on earth prayer can be performed. An American Muslim sister tells her experience with prayer and how she made and felt the balance…

Ghusl on Friday: Recommended?

Why should the Muslim perform ghusl before going to Friday Prayer? Is it obligatory or preferred? What is the proof of that from the Sunnah?

The Adhan: Its Virtues and History

The adhan, although it has very few words, covers all essentials of the faith. How is that? What does it indicate, and how was it legislated?

When Hardship Afflicts A Believer…

In the midst of his severe affliction, what did Prophet Ayyub say? What did he ask Allah for, and how, and what do we learn from that?

Prayer: Between Worship and Day-to-day Life

Why is prayer so important? What is its true meaning and significance? Why is it a lifelong worship? What’s the wisdom behind prayer being incorporated into our day to day activities?

Friday Prayer: Its Rules & Manner

What is the Friday Prayer so special? Why is it obligatory, and upon whom? How important is for the life of a Muslim? How is it offered?

The Muslim Prayer: Its Rules and Timing

How do we shorten the prayer? And when is it applicable? When should we make for the missed prayer? Are there times when it is wrong to pray?