Sabr صَبْرٌ, the first Arabic word I encountered. I didn't understand it in the beginning, So that's when my research had started, Initially, I learned patience is it’s meaning.
Where is everyone? While I am alone in Ramadan. In a foreign country without anybody, Allah must have sent away everybody.
I remember everything that everyone ever said to me... Nobody ever mentioned anything about “Zakat”. In Islam, it's usually not put this way, but isn't “Zakat” one of the “Five Pillars”? Isn't it listed before “fasting” and “pilgrimage”?
The many times I have failed You, And whenever I am forgetful too. Even at my weakest You stayed, I was lost, but my ways You paved.
Dear God, My communications and conversations with You are unending. Only You know and can answer my quiet prayers. Today, I intend to ...
What the Quran had to say about the bees some 1,400 years ago is far more astounding! We find in the Quran's "Surah an-Nahl" (The Bee: 16:68-69) a statement claiming that it is the female bee which leaves the nest in order to gather together food.
A life that has been lived in exemplary, Ways and teachings followed by so many. It's an honor to be one of those who gets to mention your name, Moreover, to do as you did and strive in goodness just the same.
This is with regards to polygyny specifically, Among Muslim men and why they may need more than one to marry. Plural marriage then and now and it's impact to society, Why is it not for everybody?
The Quran continues that those who dispute over this matter of the Crucifixion hold some level of doubt about it, have “no certain knowledge” and are only following “conjecture”, because there is no certainty that he died.
I embrace Islam in the UAE, Where gaining knowledge is almost everywhere accessible and for free. Alhamdulillah, familiarizing myself with the religion had been made easy.
Ramadan will come knocking at our doors, Waiting to be received like our most important visitor. As it only comes to us once yearly, An entire month that passes by so quickly.
I am again reminding myself of Your Names and Attributes. In resolution of a puissant inner dispute. You understand the most, You are indeed aware and in control.