How do you strive for inner peace when everyone around you is partying out loud? It’s always hard to go against the flow. But there’s a way. It’s hard to go against the flow. But, think about this, in actively remembering Allah, are we going against the flow?
Whatever you're going through no matter how hard, know that Allah knows you can get through it. Allah knows you can pass. And you have to believe this. Otherwise what you're implying indirectly that ‘Allah is unjust and He is burdening me with something I can't handle.’
The weight of two units is not the same when it comes to other prayers. It is much more heavier. Why? It required a bigger effort than any other prayer. That’s the reason.
Seek a love which is always reciprocated, and goes way beyond your expectations. A love that appreciates and grows from your every effort. And a love that doesn’t falter or die. A love that will never break your heart. Truly, this can only be found in Divine Love...
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This calls for determination in the heart to continuously act or to abstain from something only for God's sake. A sign of having sincere intentions is that one does not change his resolve for fleeting reasons; what is done for God, the Truth, should not be forsaken to please His creation.
I want you to imagine the status of this, and it did happen to one of the companions when the Prophet Muhammad said to Ubay ibn Ka’b: O Ubay, Allah commanded me to recite chapter 98 of the Quran to you. Ubay couldn’t imagine him being a simple human...
Perhaps, we do not deny the bounties, but, surely, we often tend to ignore the beauty and splendor of the simple things in life. We do not have to travel all the way to the Alps, or dive deep into the Pacific, to witness and experience the greatness of Allah.
A depressed life is like the stillness of the night; nothing moves, nothing seems to be going forward. But what comes after the stillness of the night? The bright morning! It was a bright morning only hours earlier, and another bright morning is coming!
Don't underestimate the power of dua. It is indeed the ingredient of inner peace. Continue calling. Repeat your dua. Draw a list of your du'a. Keep on saying it again and again throughout the year, say it for two years, three years… You will be ticking off your list as time passes.
When you read the dialogues of people of Jannah and people of Hell, you can learn from their mistakes now by listening to their words! When the people of Jannah ask the people of Hell, why did you enter the fire? The first thing they will say is, we didn’t pray. Do you see the importance of prayer?
We should find a quiet, clean, safe place away from all distractions to perform the prayer. Once you’ve done that, then you need to clean your heart and your mind and remember who you are going to pray to- Allah. When you put that in your mind...