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The Key to Raising Righteous and Successful Children

Islamic Knowledge: The Key to Raising Righteous and Successful Children By Dr. Norlain Dindang Mababaya Teaching Islam to our Children: An Important Islamic Duty Islam teaches us different ways to attain success. One best way is to seek Islamic knowledge based on the Qur’an and the Sunnah. We need to …

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The Importance and Methodology of Tarbiyah

The Importance and Methodology of Tarbiyah (Education & Upbringing) by Shaikh Ahmed Aways Tarbiyah in Islam is very important, for indeed all of the Deen is based upon tarbiyah (i.e. the education and upbringing of the people). This starts first of all with the education and training of our own …

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The Ill Effects of Television

The Ill Effects of Television By Abu Mohammed Abdur-Rauf Shakir Introduction The great need for discussion of the Islamic perspective concerning the issue of television is clear to us all. Since television has entered the homes of people in every corner of the earth, the rich and the poor, the …

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The Fall of the Family

The Fall of the Family By: Abdal Hakim Murad Abdal Wadod Shalabi has remarked that a society only becomes truly decadent when “decadence” as a principle is never referred to in public debate. Prior generations of Muslims and Christians were forever fretting about their own unworthiness when measured against past …

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The Civilised Family System

The Civilised Family System By Sayyid Qutb If the family is the basis of the society, and the basis of the family is the division of labour between husband and wife, and the upbringing of children is the most important function of the family, then such a society is indeed …

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The Age of 40 in Islam

The Age of 40 in Islam “Verily Allah, with Him (Alone) is the knowledge of the Hour, He sends down the rain, and know that which is in the wombs. No person knows what he will earn tomorrow, and no person knows in what land he will die. Verily, Allah …

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Teaching the Child Islamic Rules Regarding Puberty

Teaching the Child Islamic Rules Regarding Puberty When the child reaches puberty, he becomes fully accountable for his deeds in front of Allah (SWT). It is first and foremost the responsibility of the parents to carry this message to the child. The parents of the adolescent boy should inform him …

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The Precious Moment: Teaching Children the Value of Time

The Precious Moment: Teaching Children the Value of Time By Sahar Kassaimah Reprinted from Islam-Online.net “Mom, I am bored!” “Mom, what can I do?” “Can I play outside?” “Can I visit a friend?” These are questions almost every mother hears from her children during summer vacation when children have a …

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