Whereas masculinity is opposite to femininity, manhood is opposite to irresponsibility and unreliability. Moreover, masculinity/femininity distinction is used to denote sex or gender, while manhood/ir
When a young man behaved insolently during the call to prayer, the Prophet redirected his negative energy to benefit society. Abu Mahdhurah, a Makkan teenager, and his friends mocked Bilal ibn Rabah w
I was not such a bad deviant… sure, there were major sins and minor slips that I committed, which were induced first by my own whimsical desires, and then by my family and my community. No one ever
The word sunnah has three separate meanings that are often mixed up by Muslims when the term arises in discussions.
Purpose and intentions are like the soul of a body, the inner capability of a seed. Many seeds look alike, but as they begin to grow and bear fruits, their differences become manifest. The purer and h
The rapid rise of the so-called "Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL)" and the ideas and practices they adopt attracted much attention recently. While the declared goal of ISIL is to establish
It says in the Qur'an that, in order to make a sound interpretation of its contents, one has to think about and contemplate it thoroughly.
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