What Islam Really Teaches Us About Jihad

What Islam Really Teaches Us About Jihad

What Islam Really Teaches Us About Jihad by Helmy Sa'at As part of the global ummah, we would inevitably have shared lived experiences and struggles in juggling multiple overlapping identities and responsibilities. Relationships around us are key building blocks in...
The Ultimate Jihad: The Battle of Tabuk

The Ultimate Jihad: The Battle of Tabuk

The Ultimate Jihad: The Battle of Tabuk by Helmy Sa'at Many battles have been fought in the name of Islam. The battle of Tabuk, also known as the expedition of Usra, in October of 630 CE was to be the last battle headed by the Prophet Muhammadﷺ. Approximately 30,000...
Unmasking the Prophet of Islam

Unmasking the Prophet of Islam

Unmasking the Prophet of Islam by Helmy Sa'at لَّقَدْ كَانَ لَكُمْ فِى رَسُولِ ٱللَّهِ أُسْوَةٌ حَسَنَةٌ لِّمَن كَانَ يَرْجُوا۟ ٱللَّهَ وَٱلْيَوْمَ ٱلْـَٔاخِرَ وَذَكَرَ ٱللَّهَ كَثِيرًا “Verily in the messenger of Allah ye have a good example for him who looketh...
The Descendent of Quraysh: Prophet Muhammad ﷺ and His Family

The Descendent of Quraysh: Prophet Muhammad ﷺ and His Family

The Descendent of Quraysh: Prophet Muhammad ﷺ and His Family by Farida Haji The Prophet ﷺ said: إِنَّ اللَّهَ اصْطَفَى مِنْ وَلَدِ إِبْرَاهِيمَ إِسْمَاعِيلَ وَاصْطَفَى مِنْ وَلَدِ إِسْمَاعِيلَ بَنِي كِنَانَةَ وَاصْطَفَى مِنْ بَنِي كِنَانَةَ قُرَيْشًا وَاصْطَفَى مِنْ...
Quran in Our Hands: Understanding its History

Quran in Our Hands: Understanding its History

Quran in Our Hands: Understanding its History by Helmy Sa'at The Quran has and will continue to be a part of our daily lives till our last breaths on this earth. The holy book which is so central in our lives has always been accessible in its physical form. The advent...