#BookGem, Reflections

Cure for Anger


Allaah the Exalted says: ( وإما ينزغنك من الشيطنن نزغ فاستعذ بالله إنه هو السميع " العليم » ‘And if there comes to you from Satan an evil suggestion, then seek refuge in Allaah. Indeed, He is the All-Hearer, the All-Knower’ [Soorah Fusilat 41:36] 'Umar ibn Hafs told us my father told us Al-'A'mash told… Continue reading Cure for Anger

Reflections

A new beginning. A fresh start.


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM Have you ever thought or been in a situation when you are about starting something all over again? From the beginning? Starting afresh? It’s like learning to walk like a baby, it takes time, practice, failure, commitment, and dedication. Many times, starting all over again might seem difficult. Challenging. It’s a new beginning. Sometimes… Continue reading A new beginning. A fresh start.

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UPDATE ON WHAT WE DO


Bismillah-Rahman-ir-Raheem Below is an update on our NEW ABOUT Section, detailing what the purpose of this platform will be henceforth! It's also published on our About section so you understand what we stand for. Feel free to comment in the comment and share to invite others to benefit from this platform. CONTEMPLATE | REFLECT |… Continue reading UPDATE ON WHAT WE DO

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BEING CONTENT


Being content and pleased with what Allah Decreed is from the fruits of knowing (thamart-al-ma'rifa) the Lord because when you know Him you will be pleased and content (rida’) with what He Decreed (qada’). The bitterness of some of what He foreordained will be tasted by the contented, whereas the one who knows his Lord… Continue reading BEING CONTENT

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Allah will not Change the Condition of a People Until they Change what is in Themselves


Whoever wants to change and purify (tasjiya) his heart should endeavour to purify his deeds. Allah, the Most High, said:. “If only they had remained firmly on the straight path, We would have given them abundant rain.”[al-Jinn (72): 16] The Prophet (ﷺ) said narrating from His Lord, “If My slaves were obedient to Me, I… Continue reading Allah will not Change the Condition of a People Until they Change what is in Themselves

Allah Loves, Reflections

Self-love: Have you been loving yourself the wrong way?


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM “Verily, We created man of the best stature (mould),” (Qur’an, 95:4) There are many versions out there on what self-love entails and I pray this piece contributes to the literature. The approach of this piece is not to provide a detailed explanation of what self-love is, but to create an avenue where you reflect… Continue reading Self-love: Have you been loving yourself the wrong way?

#BookGem, Ibadah

The Value of Time


"Every person should be aware of the importance and value of time. So that he wastes none and benefits from every moment [of his life] to draw nearer and closer to Allah. Start with the best of words (qawl) and actions ('amat) then the lesser in virtue and so forth. The intention (niyya) to indulge… Continue reading The Value of Time

Ibadah

*#8 Action Plan: Social Media Fast.


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM 25 Shaban 1442 Social Media fast. Yes! You heard that right! We all need a break from social media. Reduce the time you spend on it. Fasting is not purely abstaining from what you eat. It encompass what you see. What you hear. Etc. You don’t have full control of what you see on… Continue reading *#8 Action Plan: Social Media Fast.

Ibadah

*#7 Action Plan: Plan your day.


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM 22 Shaban 1442 Planning is crucial. For about 3 years I have been planning how my Ramadan goes. Essentially write out acts of Ibadah and fit them into your time frame. This makes you conscious of time. Have time for Qur'an, seerah, tafsir, hadiths, lectures, cooking etc. Plan and it will serve you. Proper… Continue reading *#7 Action Plan: Plan your day.

Ibadah

*#6 Action Plan: Prepare A DUA List


BISMILLAH-IR-RAHMAN-IR-RAHIM 18 Shaban 1442 Yes, start writing out what you want to ask from your Rabb. Write what you want in this dunya and aakhira. When you write you are also able to know what you want. It makes it easier for you to supplicate. As you are preparing your dua list, you can incorporate… Continue reading *#6 Action Plan: Prepare A DUA List