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The Valley of Gold

valley of gold

All sustenance is from Allah. Sometimes Allah extends sustenance to a person, sometimes Allah shortens it. Our task is to accept all of Allah’s decisions with patience, gratitude and qana’ah (feel sufficient) with what Allah has bestowed. This is the key to happiness. The Prophet (ﷺ) said: قد أفلحَ من أسلمَ ، ورُزِقَ كفافًا ، […]

The Virtue of Taking Care of the Orphans

Article: The Virtue of Taking Care of the Orphans

The Messenger of Allah said: “I and the one who looks after an orphan will be like this in Paradise,” showing his middle and index fingers and separating them.” [Sahih al-Bukhari] This great hadith indicates the magnitude and virtue of the person sponsoring orphans, so that Imam al-Bukhari puts it in the chapter: The Virtue of the People Who Care for the Orphans.