A news broke on Twitter that reminded me that we need to talk about this. It was about a high profile Nigerian pastor allegedly having affairs with some of his congregation. Whether that news is true or not, is not the point of this post. That story is just to give a little context to … Continue reading Judging Islam Negatively by the (In)Actions of Humans: A Note to Muslims
I am sure that there is hardly any believer who doesn’t feel sad at the fact that the month of Ramadan has come to an end. The month where the Muslim Ummah comes close to our factory setting, worshipping Allah (ta’ala) as much as possible and rushing to do every good deed we can lay … Continue reading Lessons from Ramadan
Being born a Muslim is a great gift. But what have you done with that gift since you received it?
Before Ramadan began, I had one goal for Ramadan and everything that I did for Ramadan and beyond was going to be a by-product of my goal. The goal is ihsaan (احسان)- a level of faith that the English language can only describe as excellence or perfection. Ihsaan is the state where your inner belief … Continue reading Ihsaan (احسان)