Tag Archives: David

What do Muslims Believe

What do Muslims Believe?

What do Muslims Believe? We, the Muslims believe in the Oneness of Allaah (God) in all aspects. What is meant is that there is a clear difference between the Creator and the creation, and that there is nothing whatsoever that can be compared to the Creator. We believe that Allaah (God) is the Lord of everything, and there is no lord besides Him. We believe that He (alone) created the Heavens and the Earth and everything that is found in them (whether seen or unseen), without the help of anyone or anything. We believe that He is the Sole Possessor, Creator, Provider, Sustainer, and Maintainer of everything. He is the One who brings life into Read more ...

“The Fast of David… There is No Better Fast than That”

“The Fast of David... There is No Better Fast than That” - Sheikh Muhammad Muhammad Salim `Abd al-Wadud The Prophet (peace be upon him) said to `Abd Allah b. `Amr b. al-`as: “Fast one day and break your fast one day. This was the fast of David (peace be upon him), and it is the best of fasts.” `Abd Allah b. `Amr then said: “I can do better than that.” The Prophet (peace be upon him) replied: “There is no fast better than that.” [Sahih al-Bukhari (1840)] This hadith shows us that a Muslim might wish impose upon himself something that is not recommended in Islam – and maybe even disliked or unlawful – thinking that he is doing Read more ...