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The Fast: The Nature of Acts of Worship

The Fast: The Nature of Acts of Worship

God created us so we may worship Him. To help us achieve this purpose, He instilled the worship of Him in our very nature and made it the essence of our humanity, so much so that we can be really human only if we worship Him; otherwise, we live an alienated life. He then taught us, through the medium of human messengers, how best to serve Him.

Worship is essentially a state of the heart, but the relationship between our bodies and our minds is so strong that the state of the one is bound to have an effect on the state of the other.

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Islam The Modern Alternative

Islam The Modern AlternativeSome people think that to live an Islamic life is "restrictive". Islam however, was revealed as a balanced way of living.

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The True Religion of God

The True Religion of GodThe first thing that one should know and clearly understand about Islam is what the word "Islam" itself means. The ...

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Understanding Islam

Understanding IslamThe Meaning of Islam

‘Islam’ is an Arabic word and connotes submission, surrender, and obedience As a ...

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The Oneness of Allah

The Oneness of AllahWe sent no Messenger before you without revealing to him, "There is no god but Me, so worship Me (alone)" (Al-Anbiya 21:25).

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Islam: a complete code of life

Islam: a complete code of lifeIslam is an all-embracing way of life. It extends over the entire spectrum of life, showing us how to conduct...

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Islam the perfect religion

Islam the perfect religionAllah the All Mighty Says (what means): "This day have I perfected your religion for you and completed My favor upon you and have chose...

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