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Do not Do Evil to anyone 1
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Do not Do Evil to anyone

There was a man in Isfahan who used to beat his wife but unfortunately she succumbed to his beating though he had not intended to kill her. But when she was dead he became fearful of her relatives. In a state of anxiety he came out of his house and […]

Don't treat the Evildoer with Evil 3
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Don’t treat the Evildoer with Evil

There was a companion of the king who visited him all the time. He would sit beside him and say, ‘Treat the good-doer with good and don’t treat the evil-doer with evil for his evil will be sufficient for him.’Another man envied his position with the king and his good […]

Fox and Stork 5
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Fox and Stork

What Goes Around Comes Around A selfish fox once invited a stork to dinner at his home in a hollow tree. That evening, the stork flew to the fox’s home and knocked on the door with her long beak. The fox opened the door and said, “Please come in and […]

A bird's nest 7
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A bird’s nest

Recently, we attended a speech given by a scholar from USA. The speech was mainly about the Greatness of Allah. Here is one interesting excerpt from the lecture: A poet said “Who has taught the birds how to make their nests? The birds make their nests in such a way […]

Face or Feet? 9
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Face or Feet?

Once a Muslim scholar was flying to a country with an airplane. When the time for salah came, he went to the bathroom to make wudhu (ablution). Since, the bathrooms in airplanes are very small, he had to open the door to lift up his foot to the sink. An […]

Horse of Paradise 11
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Horse of Paradise

Hadrat Abu Ayyub Ansari (RA) reports that a desert Arab came to the Holy Prophet (SAW) and submitted: “O Prophet of Allah, I am very fond of horses. Will there be horses in heaven?” The Holy Prophet observed: “If you were sent to Paradise, you would be given a horse […]

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Owners of the Garden

The following story is mentioned in Surah Qalam, Chapter 68 of the Holy Quran. Once there was a wealthy and pious man. He had a big garden full of green trees laden with fruits. After the fruits were picked, this rightful man used to distribute some fruits among the poor […]

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Yasmeen and the Four-Leaf Clover

  It was a beautiful spring day, and Yasmeen was playing outside with some other children at the park. Yasmeen was homeschooled, and she had a Muslim friend named Hala. They were both on the swing, when Yasmeen noticed some of the kids crawling in the grass. They looked like […]

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Nabil’s White Shoes

Nabil looks into the padi field and watches the tadpoles swimming. It is the planting season and the padi field is flooded. Farmers are going to remove the seedlings from the seed beds and transplant them into the flooded fields. The warm, wet climate in the tropics is ideal for […]