The Tyranny of the Haram

Not long ago, one of my fellow Muslims spotted my silver necklace and said: brother, this is haram (forbidden)!  In the past, this kind of observation would make my blood boils.  Now, I don’t know if I should laugh about it or cry.  When we see the...

3 Tips to Unlock the Believer Mindset

The believer mindset allows transforming the way we look at life.  In a famous narration of Suhaib he said: “We were sitting with the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ). Suddenly, the prophet (ﷺ) started to laugh.  We said to the Messenger (ﷺ): why are...

Mindset or How to Hit Growth and Happiness at the same Time

Not all mindsets are equal.  Some mindsets get you stuck in life and make you miserable.  Others foster growth and happiness.  Who doesn’t want to achieve more in life and be happy?  The problem is many people don’t pay attention to their mindset....

Why You Should Be Excited About Your Destiny

My destiny is terrible. It’s all written. How many Muslims become disempowered by this thought? How many want to know if a better future awaits for them The questions about destiny arise in times of difficulties and doubts. When it happens, it’s important to...

How Tawakkul Makes Your Life Better

Have you ever met a sister or a Muslim brother who relies on Tawakkul (trust in God)?   It’s a beautiful quality to...