What does the Quran say about ‘kindness’?

What does the Quran say about ‘kindness’?

Islam is a religion of peace. There are many actions that Allah recommends in the Quran to attain this tranquility. A group of these actions has the overarching theme of kindness. The definition of kindness according to the Oxford dictionary is as follows:...
A Timeline of the Quranic Revelation

A Timeline of the Quranic Revelation

The Quran, also referred to as Al-furqaan (The Criterion), is a derivative of the Arabic word qar’aa meaning ‘to read’, as a means to lead the followers on the path of clarifying the truth and establishing monotheism – declaring full faith to The...
5 Verses about Depression in the Quran

5 Verses about Depression in the Quran

Read “6 Chapters of the Quran to Read If You Are Depressed” >> By Malika Khan In this article we explore five Quran verses about depression. Since these Quranic verses deal with emotions closely connected to depression, they can be useful in...
The Who, What, Why, When and How of Zakat al-Fitr

The Who, What, Why, When and How of Zakat al-Fitr

By Fatima A From the name, we know that Zakat al-Fitr must be associated with one of the biggest Islamic celebrations of the year, Eid al-Fitr, which comes after Ramadan. There is a lot of information out there about Eid and Ramadan, but what about Zakat al-Fitr? In...