Home / Features (page 10)


Paying Your Way Through College

Unlike almost all other forms of debt, for student loans there is no statute of limitations on collections, and protections such as the Truth in Lending Act, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the right to refinance and adherence to state usury laws do not apply. Furthermore, student loans have the …

Read More »

The Role of Sports in Muslim Communities

Whether it is picking up a sport as a hobby or working out, staying active is an important way of managing stress. Physical activity is a known to increase the body’s production of neurotransmitter endorphins, which are considered the brain’s “feel-good” neurotransmitter. Physical activity is also known to counter the …

Read More »


Is what we want just what we want? What God wants we don’t want? Is how we pray a prideful taunt to goad God’s will to flaunt? The blessed souls pray for Allah’s aid to save them from the Fire that springs from feelings Satan made, while worshiping desire.

Read More »

Believing Woman

What sacrifice should a believing woman make? Surely not the freedom of her soul to be real and complete in order to disappear into the whims of a man’s desires and conceits? Is she a worldly comfort for the other gender, or is she a fully-realized being whose comforts are …

Read More »

The Path

You will bask in the mercy of His divine pleasure, and Fatima’s love for you will have no measure. So come join the caravan of sheer joy and glee, and sip from the chalice of the Wilayat of Ali!

Read More »

The Movies We Watch

There are great Islamic movies out there as well which we can benefit from. We should do our best to support these ventures as they directly promote Islamic values and denounce sin. Having such movies spread on a large scale should be our goal because this would be another way …

Read More »