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How can I duly thank You.....

I love this prayer. This fact has been really important in my life. This is basically the reason I blog –I don’t even remember when I stumbled over this, but even today I carry it in my heart. 486 more words

Pieces Of My Soul

How Amazing is the Affair of a Believer

The Prophet sallallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam said,

عجبا لأمر المؤمن إن أمره كله له خير, وليس ذلك لأحد إلا للمؤمن. إن أصابته سراء شكر فكان خيرا له, وإن أصابته ضراء صبر فكان خيرا له 58 more words


Smile : What I learnt from a former prisoner

Omar Khadr was released on bail. About a week ago. He emerged out of the court smiling broadly.

He was a 15 year old when he was imprisoned. 952 more words


The Few and The Many

When Umar ibn al-Khattab (r.a) was walking in the market, he passed by a man who was supplicating:

“O Allah, make us of Your ‘few’ servants! 241 more words


The Leper, the Bald Man and the Blind Man

Narrated Abu Huraira, that he heard the Prophet of Allah ﷺ saying:

Allah willed to test three who were a leper, a blind man and a bald-headed man. 710 more words


The command to treat parents with ihsaan: Tafsir al-Shinqitee

Allah says in surah al-Israa’:

وَقَضَىٰ رَ‌بُّكَ أَلَّا تَعْبُدُوا إِلَّا إِيَّاهُ وَبِالْوَالِدَيْنِ إِحْسَانًا ۚ إِمَّا يَبْلُغَنَّ عِندَكَ الْكِبَرَ‌ أَحَدُهُمَا أَوْ كِلَاهُمَا فَلَا تَقُل لَّهُمَا أُفٍّ وَلَا تَنْهَرْ‌هُمَا وَقُل لَّهُمَا قَوْلًا كَرِ‌يمًا

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A Blessing in Disguise 

“Good health is a crown only the sick can see” Imam Shafi’i

Ever since I can remember I have almost always had some sort of illness, whether it’s a cold, chest infection, anaemia or more recently a back problem.

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