He, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, forgave the Bedouin who tried to...

Jaabir ibn ‘Abdullaah (a Companion) narrated that he went to a battle with the Prophet of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, in the direction of Najd....

The army of the elephant.

The story of the owners of the elephant is given in Sura Al-Fil (105:1-5). This is a story illustrating the fate of those who tried...

The First Caliph – Abu Bakr (May Allah be Pleased with...

"If I were to take a friend other than my Lord, I would take Abu Bakr as a friend." - Propohet Muhammad (salAllahu Alaihi waSallam) Election...

The power of repentance

This story about "Istighfar" is from the life of Imam Ahmed Bin Hanbal, who is considered as a renowned scholar of Islam and a...

Story: The Patient Old Man

When passing through a mountain pass, a bedouin (villager) once came across an old man who was blind and who seemed to be afflicted...

Story: The Emperor and the Seed

An emperor in the Far East was growing old and knew it was time to choose his successor. Instead of choosing one of his...

Story: Did You Thank Allah for Your Eyesight?

A blind boy sat on the steps of a building with a hat by his feet. He held up a sign which said: "I am blind, please help." There were only a few coins in the hat. A man was walking by. He took a few coins from his pocket and dropped them into the hat. He then took the sign, turned it around, and wrote some words. He put the sign back so that everyone who walked by would see the new words.