Understanding Secular Education
Bismillahir Rahmaanir Raheem
By Hadhrat Moulana Abdul Hamid Is`haq Saheb (Daamat Barakaatuhum)
When I was lecturing at the Rand Afrikaans University, a professor, who was head of the department, mentioned to me, during a conversation:
“The day the Primary Level Religious Institutions (Makaatib) do not exist, the Muslim community will exist as a professional community and as a business community – but they will not exist as a Muslim community anymore.”
It was at that point that I realized the agenda and planning of the enemies of Islam. They were systematically trying to break down the structure of Dien, which…
Prophetic gems for effective communication
THE BEST WAY TO COMMUNICATE
There are various ways in which a Muslim will find an effective way to communicate using direct contact. But there proves to be etiquette in doing so.
Here are 12 tips from the Sunnah for effective communication [Extracted from Productive Muslim]
- Smile: The Prophet (SAW) said:
“Your smiling in the face of your brother is charity.” [Jami` at-Tirmidhi] Before you start talking, smile! This is an instant ingredient to start any conversation positively and to remove any past ill feelings that could be present.
Smiling brings joy to the giver and the receiver (imagine being both!).
Who was the first man to write with a pen ?
Allah has praised Idrees(alaiyhis salaam) - Enoch, describing him as being a prophet and truthful. He is mentioned in the Qur'an:"Verily! He was a man of truth (and) a prophet. We raised him to a high station. (Ch 19:56-57 Quran).
Idrees(peace be upon him) -Enoch was born and raised in Babylon following the teachings and religion of Prophet Adam (pbuh) and his son Sheeth (pbuh). Idrees(peace be upon him) was the 5th generation of the Prophet Adam(pbuh). He was the contemporary of Aadam(pbuh) for 308 years and was the first to be made a prophet after him and Prophet Sheeth(pbuh).…