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Oh, you're back again?

I’m not referring to any person.

I mean my good ‘ole friend, Mr. Insomnia (why is he male? It’s too early for a cogent answer to that one). 425 more words

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Hajj: One Year Later

How to know if your Hajj has been accepted is to see how your life is a year later.

So said one of our Hajj teachers. 536 more words

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On ambiguous blogging.

I haven’t blogged in a while. I wanted to last week, but I didn’t have the heart to write about what’s been on my mind. 247 more words

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It all starts with a single step...

One of the things that really crystallized for me in terms of personal development happened during those painful final ten days of Ramadan. Perhaps I needed to go through that pain in order to get to that self-realization. 308 more words

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Day 29 of Ramadan

Since I have been posting nearly weekly this month, I would feel remiss to not post one final time before Ramadan ends this year.

The last ten days have been unlike any other last ten days I have experienced in the twenty or so years I have been fasting. 507 more words

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Day 21 of Ramadan

Wow, only 1 week left of fasting… well at least during the month of Ramadan.

I’ve been doing my best to reap the benefits of the last ten days. 314 more words

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Day 7 of Ramadan

I was reading my past pre-Ramadan posts (only because they appeared in my feed) and noticed a common trend that has yet to change: 1) not having done any real prep before the month is to begin and 2) missing my family. 562 more words

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