25 Ways to Enter Jannah

The Prophet (sall Allāhu ʿalayhi wa sallam) said, “Allāh said, “I have prepared for My righteous slaves (such excellent things) as no eye has ever seen, nor an ear has ever heard nor a human heart can ever think of.’” As Muslims, our ultimate goal is to enter...

How Valuable are You in the Sight of Allah?

One of the most exquisite collections of Prophetic accounts in the Qur’ān occurs in ‘Maryam’, the 19th chapter and one of the earliest to be revealed to the Prophet (sall Allāhu ʿalayhi wasallam) during the Makkan-era. The chapter is replete with heart-wrenching...

How to Make Powerful Du’a

1. Check the direction of your heart; Sincerity It happens all too often when, whilst one’s Du’ā is directed to Allāh, his heart remains facing the wrong direction, having inwardly placed more hope in what people possess than that which is in the Hands of Allāh. Allāh...

The Different Types of Prayer at Night

The night prayer ~ Qiyām al-Layl The virtues of praying in the night are great and the Sharīʿa has greatly encouraged the Muslim to spend some of the night in vigil prayer and on a regular basis.[1] Allāh (subḥānahu wa taʿālā) mentions in one passage of the...