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Good Advice for New Muslims



By: Brother Alex

1. Practice Islam as much as you can

“He who loves my Sunnah has loved me, and he who loves me will be with me in Paradise.”

-The Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) (Tirmidhi)

As a new Muslim, you will have trouble keeping up with prayers every day, fasting during Ramadan, and the many other practices in this religion. The struggle that we face, with such a radical change in lifestyle, is difficult and will take some time. Awkward moments are bound to happen, don’t fret. You are not expected to wake up at 4am every morning to pray tahajjud (extra night prayers). If you have problems with certain practices, then gradually work yourself into the mindset of worship. A counsellor once told me when I was young, “How do you eat an elephant? Just One bite at a time.” Think of it as one step at a time. Pray to Allah and ask for Him to make it easy for you and the rest will come naturally.

Keeping up with your devotional practices is something that will strengthen your faith immensely. Read the Qur’an whenever possible. Find a collection of hadith, such as Riyadh us-Saliheen, and read it often. You will start to feel a connection to Allah and you will become used to Islam as a religion and way of life.

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He who angers you conquers you, whereas he who loves you, enables you to do anything.

gb copy He who angers you conquers you, whereas he who loves you, enables you to do anything.
es copy El que te enoja te conquista, Considerando que el que te ama, kunt u hacer cualquier cosa.
nl copy Hij die u irriteert overwint u, terwijl hij die van je houdt, stelt u in staat om iets te doen.
fr copy Celui qui vous irrite, vous conquiert, considérant que celui qui vous aime, Kunt u font rien.
de copy Er, der Sie ärgert Sie erobert, Während er, der dich liebt, kunt u nichts zu tun.
CN67867 Tā shuí jīnù nǐ zhēngfú nǐ, ér tā shuí ài nǐ, gǔn ü zuò rènhé shìqíng.
Sweden Den som retar dig erövrar dig, och av följande skäl han som älskar dig, kunt u göra någonting.
rus7897 Tot, kto vozmushchayet vas pobezhdayet vas , prinimaya vo vnimaniye, tot, kto lyubit vas, Kunt u delat’ nichego.
4523turkey O kunt u bir şey yapmak, seni seven Oysa sizi öfkelendirir O, sizi fetheder.
images Colui che ti fa arrabbiare ti conquista, considerando che chi ti ama, Kunt u fare nulla.
indonesiaID Dia yang membuat Anda marah Pendatukan Anda, Sedangkan orang yang mengasihi kamu, Kunt u melakukan apa-apa.

As Ramadan comes to an end, increase making Duaa



As Ramadan comes to an end, so do the increased opportunities for prayer. We may or may not get another Ramadan in our lives. This may be our last Iftar. Just before Iftar is a special time to ask Allah for everything you want. Allah loves hearing from us. The last night and day of fasting is a special day of Dua as well, considering that the Prophet has said that Allah makes decisions about our forgiveness that day. So here are some suggested Dua:

Duas before the last Iftar

If everyone in your family can break fast together, it will be great to make Dua together.

  • Oh Allah, please accept all of my prayers, fasting, and remembrance of You during this blessed month.
  • Please forgive me for the shortcomings in my worship and help me improve by next Ramadan.
  • Ya Allah, help me continue the good habits I have acquired during Ramadan.
  • Oh Allah, please make me of the righteous, the guided, and those You love.
  • Ya Allah, please guide me and my family to the Straight Path and help us become excellent Muslims for Your sake.
  • I worship only You and only from You do I seek help. Please increase Your bounty for me and my family
  • Ya Allah, Guide our loved ones, friends, coworkers, neighbors, classmates to the straight path for success in this life and hereafter.



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I used to love Pork & Bacon but now I’m a Muslim who loves Islam (Video)

info-pictogram1 Meet Keenan Penson an incredible young man who found peace, happiness, and more love in Islam than he ever had in life before.
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Daily Reminder: A Weakness That Allah Loves (Video)

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Love should be the reason behind everything you do, if it is not, you should question why you are doing it.

gb copy Love should be the reason behind everything you do, if it is not, you should question why you are doing it.
es copy El amor debe ser la razón detrás de todo lo que haces, si no es así, usted debe cuestionar por qué lo estás haciendo.
nl copy Liefde zou de reden achter alles wat je doet, als het niet is, moet je vragen waarom je het doet.
fr copy L’amour devrait être la raison derrière tout ce que vous faites, si elle n’est pas, vous devriez demander pourquoi vous le faites.
de copy Liebe sollte der Grund für alles, was Sie tun können, wenn es nicht ist, sollten Sie sich fragen, warum Sie es tun.
CN67867 Ài yīnggāi shì nǐ bèihòu suǒ zuò de yīqiè de yuányīn, rúguǒ bùshì, nǐ yīnggāi wèn nǐ wèishéme zhèyàng zuò.
Sweden Kärlek bör vara orsaken bakom allt du gör, om det inte är, bör du fråga varför du gör det.
rus7897 Lyubov’ dolzhna byt’ prichina , chto vy delayete , yesli eto ne tak, vy dolzhny sprosit’, pochemu vy delayete eto .
4523turkey Aşk o değilse bunu neden yapıyorsun, sen soru gerektiğini, bunu her şeyin arkasında nedeni olmalıdır.
images L’amore dovrebbe essere il motivo dietro tutto quello che fai, se non lo è, si dovrebbe in discussione perché si sta facendo.
indonesiaID Cinta harus menjadi alasan di balik semua yang Anda lakukan, jika tidak, Anda harus mempertanyakan mengapa Anda melakukannya.

You must always hold hope in your heart, for destiny loves the one who never gives up.

gb copy You must always hold hope in your heart, for destiny loves the one who never gives up.
es copy Siempre hay que mantener la esperanza en tu corazón, porque el destino le encanta el que nunca se da por vencido.
nl copy Je moet altijd hoop houden in je hart, voor het lot houdt van degene die nooit opgeeft.
fr copy Vous devez toujours tenir espoir dans ton cœur, pour le destin aime celui qui ne renonce jamais.
de copy Sie müssen immer Hoffnung halten in dein Herz, denn das Schicksal liebt den, der nie aufgibt.
CN67867 Nǐ bìxū shǐzhōng jiānchí xīwàng zài nín de xīnzàng, wéi mìngyùn ài yīgè shuí yǒng bù fàngqì.
Sweden Du måste alltid ha hopp i ditt hjärta, för ödet älskar den som aldrig ger upp.
rus7897 Vy vsegda dolzhny imet’ nadezhdu v svoyem serdtse, dlya sud’ba lyubit tot, kto nikogda ne sdayetsya.
4523turkey Kader asla vazgeçmez birini sever, her zaman kalbinde umut tutmak gerekir.
images È necessario tenere sempre la speranza nel vostro cuore, per il destino ama colui che non si arrende mai.
indonesiaID Anda harus selalu memegang harapan dalam hatimu, karena takdir mencintai orang yang tidak pernah menyerah.


info-pictogram1 This weeks guest Shadeed went from hating and cursing God to loving Islam(Submission to God). This is an amazing story of a young man who’s very close friend Two months after Tupac Shakur’s murder,another famous Rapper Yafeu “Kadafi” Fula, was fatally shot in the face.
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Show love in the face of hate.

gb copy Show love in the face of hate.
es copy Mostrar el amor en la cara de odio.
nl copy Toon liefde in het gezicht van haat.
fr copy Montrer l’amour dans le visage de la haine.
de copy Zeigen Sie Liebe in das Gesicht des Hasses.
CN67867 Xiàn àixīn chóuhèn de liǎn.
Sweden Visa kärlek i ansiktet av hat.
rus7897 Pokazat’ lyubov’ v litse nenavisti.
4523turkey Nefret karşısında sevgi göster.
images Mostrare l’amore a fronte di odio.
indonesiaID Tunjukkan cinta dalam menghadapi kebencian.