No compulsion in religion..

ان الدين يسر “Indeed religion is very easy and whoever overburdens himself in his religion will not be able to continue in that way. So you should not be extremists but try to be near perfection and receive the good tidings that you will be rewarded and gain strength by worshipping in the mornings and … Continue reading

Where is the love?

Bismillah-ir Rahman-ir Raheem.   May Allah (subhana wa ta’ala) forgive and cover with His Mercy those who overlook and cover the mistakes and shortcomings of others in order to keep friendship and relationships, and for the continuation of love.  And who is the one who does not make mistakes? In Surah Yusuf, Allah (subhana wa ta’ala) … Continue reading

Thankfulness…

والله اخرجكم من بطون امهاتكم لا تعلمون شيئا وجعل لكم السمع والابصار والافئدة لعلكم تشكرون And Allah has brought you out from the wombs of your mothers while you know nothing. And He gave you hearing, sight and hearts that you might give thanks to Allah (Surah An Nahl 78) How many times a day … Continue reading

Who am I?

Who am I? Sometimes we may feel that we are caught up in a whirlwind, losing who we are and losing sight of who we should be. The Prophet sAllahu ‘alayhi wa salam said that our worst enemy is your nafs within in. What is this nafs? It is the lower self that is in … Continue reading