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Call Upon Allah With Full Confidence

    Verily your Lord is Generous and Shy. If His servant raises his hands to Him (in supplication) He becomes shy to return them empty [Tirmidhi]   Confidence in Dua'a Every day, whether you’re aware of it or not we call upon Allah swt. In every prayer we recite Al-Fatihah and ask Allah swt [...]

SubhanAllah & MashaAllah. Two phrases often used by Muslims as highlighted in the things muslims say series by Christal Joan Muslim blogger + life coach

SubhanAllah & MashaAllah | Things Muslims Say

Bismillahir rahmanir raheem Today we've covering two words in one post: SubhanAllah and MashaAllah. subhanAllah and it's meaning We'll start with subhanAllah. It's literal meaning, like most thinks from Arabic to English is a bit difficult to translate. It's something along the lines of, "glory be to Allah swt who is free from imperfections". I think [...]

Alhamdulillah means all praise is due to Allah. A common phrase used by Muslims. Part of the Things Muslims Say series by Christal Joan Muslim blogger + life coach

Alhamdulillah | Things Muslims Say

Bismillahir rahmenir raheem ALHAMDULILLAH: WHAT DOES IT MEAN? Alhamdulillah literally means 'all praise are due to Allah swt'. It is the first word in Surah Fatihah after the "basmallah", the opening chapter of the Qur'an. We recite it in every salah (prayer). For those out there that love a bit of trivia, it appears 38 times [...]

Asalaamu alaykum meaning peace be upon you. A greeting used between Muslims as explained by Christal Joan Muslim blogger + life coach

Asalaamu alaikum | Things Muslims Say

Bismillahir rahmanir raheem I GREET YOU WITH asalaamu alaikum 'Asalaamu alaikum' literally means 'peace be upon you'. It is a unique greeting that should be given freely between all Muslims. To return the greeting Muslims reply "walaikumu salaam..." (and unto you be peace). As-Salaam is one of the beautiful names of Allah swt and comes from the root letters [...]