Archive For

June 2016

Day 17 – Surah Hud – Balanced Action Plan Against Persecution

Muslims has lived under persecution and oppression several times in their history. People may react to these times in different ways: Some give up on their faith, or stop preaching the message. Others may...

Day 16- Surah Yunus: Trust Allah’s Wisdom

How many times you heard this argument from non-practicing Muslims:  “I will start praying when Allah guides me”;   How many times you heard people complaining about their life, “If only I got more...

Day 15 – Surah Attawba (Repentance)

Surah tawba (chapter # 9) gives guidance on how to deal with specific political challenges as a community. It was revealed in the wake of two major incidents that happened towards the end of...

Day 14 – Surah Al-Anfal: A Recipe For Victory

This Surah was revealed after the battle of Badr, giving the Muslims instructions on how to deal with their first big victory in Madinah, after living under persecution of the Quraish in Mecca for...

Day 13 – Surah Al-Aaraf (Part-2) : Stories of Courage

​Surah Al-Aaraf gives accounts of five prophets back-to-back:Noah [7:59-64], Hud [7: 65-72], Saleh [7:73-79], Lut [7:80-84], and Shuaib [7:85-102].These stories enforce the following meaning: The battle with evil is real, and will continue to...

Day 12- Surah Al-Aaraf (Part-1): Take A Stand

Surah Al-Aaraf joins the series of long Surahs that were revealed in Mecca, when the believers lived endless persecution, discrimination, and struggle with the Quraish. It came with a clear message to the prophet...