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HALAL LIVING CONNECT

HALAL LIVING AND THE IMPORTANCE OF GIVING - 7 WAYS MUSLIMS CAN GIVE BACK

HALAL LIVING AND THE IMPORTANCE OF GIVING - 7 WAYS MUSLIMS CAN GIVE BACK

Giving back is one of the core teachings in Islam. There are countless quranic verses and prophetic hadiths that highlight the importance of charity. The Almighty Allah says in Surat Al-Baqara, "Those who spend their wealth in the way of Allah and then do not follow up what they have spent with reminders [of it] or [other] insult will have their reward with their Lord, and there will be no fear concerning them, nor will they grieve" [Al-Baqarah 2:262]. Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, said...

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Halal Living and Supporting Sustainability - 20 Ways Muslims Can Protect the Environment

Halal Living and Supporting Sustainability - 20 Ways Muslims Can Protect the Environment

During a recent trip to Canada, it took me a while to remember to sort out all of my garbage and make sure to recycle all items that could be recycled. When I returned to the Middle East a week later, I soon realized that I had to go back to throwing everything in the garbage. This also led me to reflect on how many Muslim-majority countries lack initiatives and systems that safeguard the environment, completely overlooking the importance of protecting our planet as ordained in the Quran and ...

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Halal Living is a Balance Between Body and Soul - 8 Tips to Achieve the Right Balance

Halal Living is a Balance Between Body and Soul - 8 Tips to Achieve the Right Balance

A Perceived Predicament

While I was living in the United States, there was a major issue among many youth in a number of Muslim communities throughout the country. Many of the of Muslim adolescents living in the West felt that it is not possible, or it would be very difficult, to be a devout Muslim and attain “worldly success” at the same time. This came from their observation of many Muslims who have comfortable lives and successful careers but had chosen worldly comforts over their religion. On the other hand...

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