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Remember me

Mistaken this term is
often by many
That God saves
those he wills only


Sadly you have forgotten
who is the All mighty
I ask you now to sit… 189 more words


Hurr, who chose to be free

light is breaking its way through gentle night
with the reddened tones of a blood sunrise
through the tents of Hussain on Ashura
a morning breeze in deep sorrow sighs… 1,355 more words


companions like Hussain's

It is the night of the 9th of Muharram.

In Karbala, the waves of the Euphrates River murmur a song of sorrow and loneliness. There is an eerie stillness in the air as even the whispering sands of the desert hold their breath, knowing what tragedy is about to unfold. 1,857 more words


a strange fate

“Allah only desires to keep away uncleanness from you, O People of the House, and to purify you with a (thorough) purification.”
-The Holy Qur’an 33:33…

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the children of the Prophet of God

“the realities of Karbala shouldn’t be something that we segment into theological divides that allow for us to be only engaging them at simplistic levels. if you are a Shi’a or you are a Sunni, you have to know what took place that time, and you have to understand that the individuals who were massacred and slaughtered on that day were not people that we are meant to have tangential relationships with. 399 more words


choosing for your friend a person

do not choose for your friend a person unless they wake you in the early hours of morning for prayer. unless their company moves you to the book of God as they share with you a verse that moves them. 512 more words


warriors + poets

once, there walked amongst us warriors.

we caught our breath when we witnessed
the unyielding strength of their brows.
we felt our hearts marked when we met… 266 more words