Faith cements human personality. It plays a powerful
and effective role as the bedrock of a healthy, balanced
and responsible life. To understand how faith moulds
human personality, and help us to adopt positive traits
and avoid negative traits, is one of the most important
challenges we face in our lives.
In this update we present the perspective of the
Quran on this subject. We will see what are the positive
personality traits and how can we develop them, and what
are the negative personality traits and how can we avoid
In this essay Ahmad Ibrahim examines the concept of
human personality in the Quran and what are the traits
of a good or bad personality.
In this essay Dr. Tanveer Hussain
discusses the importance of patience
in our individual lives and in
Muslim communities. We must enjoin
upon one another the keeping to the
Truth, and enjoin upon one another
patience in adversity and deeds of
kindness and compassion. God is with
those who have patience and He loves
those who are not impatient.
essay, Ahmad Ibrahim examines the theme of forgiveness
in Quran and Sunnah of our Prophet.
Book Review: Major Peronslities in the Quran
Man and its personality Excerpts from Fazlur Rahman
Your suggestions are always welcome. I sincerely hope
these essays will help all of us to better understand
the wisdom of the Quran and Sunnah.
Ahmad Ibrahim [email protected]