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Don’t Complain for a Day and Focus on the Blessings (30 Deeds, 30 Days), by Dr. Ingrid Mattson

Don’t Complain for a Day and Focus on the Blessings (30 Deeds, 30 Days), by Dr. Ingrid Mattson 30 Days, 30 Deeds Sacred Acts to Transform the Heart Every night, our scholars in residence explore one simple deed that could have far reaching spiritual impact on our lives – and the lives of others. Every […]

Being Content Without Consumerism

How can we be content with our lives? Why did the old man in the palace give the young man olive oil when he was asked about the meaning of happiness? Shaykh Ahmad Saad tells us the story, which serves as a powerful reminder for us to be content in whatever situation Allah has placed us in. […]

Negative Facial Expressions and the Sunna of Smiling

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalam ‘aleykum I have a problem that I need to work on. Sometimes I make a mean face when I see someone I don’t like and then I quickly realize what I’m doing and stop. Do I get a sin for doing this? Answer: Walaikum assalam, I pray this […]