China’s Rainbow Colored Mountains in the Quran – Surah Fatir

The Rainbow Mountains, located in China’s Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park are considered one of the geological wonders of the world. These mountains take their colors from the colorful rock formations and are a major tourist destination. This site was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Normally, no one would think of any mountains to take such [...]


Who is Allah and What’s in the Quran?

These first few Quran verses from Surah Ad-Dukhan (The Smoke), we learn about the revelation of the Quran and about Allah who revealed the Quran on Prophet Muhammad. Ha, Meem. By the clear Book, Indeed, We sent it down during a blessed night. Indeed, We were to warn [mankind]. On that night is made distinct every [...]


Dua for difficulty and pain and to make things easy

Here is a Dua for difficulty and pain and to make difficult things easy.


The Sunni Shia Split and Conflict – Early Events from Islamic History

Sunni Shia Split and Conflict History   After the death of Prophet Muhammad (Sallalahu Alaihi Wassalam), Muslims came under the rule of a caliphate system and stayed united under the initial four caliphs for a period of about 30 years. In Islamic history, these first fours caliphs are also known as the “Rashidun (the rightly guided) [...]


Listen to a Dua for Healing and Shifa from Hadith

Here is a Dua for Healing and Shifa from Hadith.  


Getting through difficult times (Lessons learned from Surah Yousuf)

Lessons from Surah Yousuf in the Quran These verses from Surah Yousuf show us about steadfastness of faith, how to keep one’s trust in Allah and to exercise patience. These verses also illustrate how envy can blind men and lead them to commit sins against their own next of kin. 15. So, when they took [...]