Allah Loves, Ibadah, Reflections

The Most Intelligent of People


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM The world we are in treats people based on their intellect. The education system grades is centered on intelligence. Certain professions are attributed to be for only the ‘intelligent’.  Being called ‘smart’ ‘sensible’ ‘intelligent’ is something we all crave for, and aspire to have these titles added to our names. But this is a… Continue reading The Most Intelligent of People

Ibadah, Reflections, The nafs

PERSPECTIVE OF A MUSLIM


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM Being a Muslim involves looking at the world in a very different way. The Prophet ﷺ tells us: ‘Wondrous is the affair of the believer for there is good for him in every matter and this is not the case with anyone except the believer. If he is happy, then he thanks Allah and… Continue reading PERSPECTIVE OF A MUSLIM

Allah Loves, Ibadah

ETIQUETTE OF MAKING DUA


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM "And your Lord says. "Call upon Me; I will respond to you." Indeed, those who disdain My worship will enter hell [rendered] contemptible." (Ghafir, 40:60) "And to Allah belong the best names, so invoke Him by them" (Al-A'raf, 7:180) Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) said: “Du’ā (supplication) is worship. Your Lord stated: ‘Supplicate to Me and I will… Continue reading ETIQUETTE OF MAKING DUA

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BARAKAH ACTIONS


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM Barakah means blessing. Barakah comes from Allah  عَزَّ وَجَلَّ. With blessings we are able to manage time efficiently, more productive and feel a sense of satisfaction in our life. With Barakah there is GROWTH AND INCREASE beyond expectation ((Khayr) more goodness with less). It also comes with a sense of CONTINUITY - the thing may… Continue reading BARAKAH ACTIONS

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A promise from Allah


A promise from Allah: giving up something for His sake! The Prophet, ﷺ said, “Verily, you will never leave anything for the sake of Allah Almighty but that Allah will replace it with something better.” (Ahmad) This is a guaranteed promise 💫 from Allah سُبْحَانَهُ وَتَعَالَىٰ! Give up something for the sake of Allah  سُبْحَانَهُ… Continue reading A promise from Allah

Ibadah, Reflections

WHAT IS YOUR EXCUSE?


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM Please take time to watch the short video before reading and when you’re done keep on reading. The video is just 30 seconds long. https://youtu.be/Wh0PHLppHas Blind man reciting the Quran with brail. Now that you’re done watching, keep on reading I came across this video and it was really touching. It made me reflect… Continue reading WHAT IS YOUR EXCUSE?

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MUHARRAM: THE MONTH OF ALLAH


This post delves into the Month of Muharram: The Month of Allah ﷻ . It explores the merits of fasting on the Day of Ashura as mentioned to us by The Prophet ﷺ . It further explains why the Day of Ashura is important and touches upon what should be avoided on Ashura Day.

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THE SACRED MONTHS


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM ‘Indeed, the number of months with Allah is twelve [lunar] months in the register of Allah [from] the day He created the heavens and the earth; of these, four are sacred. That is the correct religion, so do not wrong yourselves during them.’ At-Taubah, 9:36 The ending of the above verse is a warning… Continue reading THE SACRED MONTHS

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EID MUBARAK عيد مبارك 💫


It was recorded in a Hadith that Yawm-un-Nahr (The Day of Sacrifice) is the most virtuous day to Allah. The Messenger of Allah ﷺ said: “The greatest Day of Hajj (Yawm al-Hajj al-Akbar) is the Day of an-Nahr (Slaughtering).” (Abu Dawud) The companions of the Prophet used to say to one another on the day… Continue reading EID MUBARAK عيد مبارك 💫

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VIRTUES OF ARAFAH DAY


BISMILLAH-RAHMAN-IR-RAHEEM The day of Arafah is the day the Prophet ﷺ gave the farewell sermon and the day our deen was perfected - Allah عَزَّ وَجَلَّ completed Islam as a religion. "This day I have perfected for you your religion and completed My favor upon you and have approved for you Islam as religion." [… Continue reading VIRTUES OF ARAFAH DAY