As I sit here, children sleeping (this doesn't happen often)... I've finally found some time to sit down and contribute to my blog and think about my life's journey. This blog started out as a passion. A burning fire inside of me that I wanted to share with the world. 4 years on and thousands … Continue reading Life’s Journey: Where Have I Been? What Am I Doing?
Verily your Lord is Generous and Shy. If His servant raises his hands to Him (in supplication) He becomes shy to return them empty [Tirmidhi] Confidence in Dua'a Every day, whether you’re aware of it or not we call upon Allah swt. In every prayer we recite Al-Fatihah and ask Allah swt … Continue reading Call Upon Allah With Full Confidence
In the Noble Qur'an Allah swt says: "If you are grateful, I shall certainly give you increase." Surah Ibrahim: 7 The Qur'an also says that there are signs in the verses for those who reflect. When I first saw this verse I thought subhanAllah, everyday we pray to Allah swt to increase us … Continue reading 5 Practical Gratitude Tips for Muslims
Bismillahir rahmanir raheem Today we've covering two words in one post: SubhanAllah and MashaAllah. subhanAllah and it's meaning We'll start with subhanAllah. It's literal meaning, like most thinks from Arabic to English is a bit difficult to translate. It's something along the lines of, "glory be to Allah swt who is free from imperfections". I think … Continue reading SubhanAllah & MashaAllah | Things Muslims Say
Bismillahir rahmenir raheem ALHAMDULILLAH: WHAT DOES IT MEAN? Alhamdulillah literally means 'all praise are due to Allah swt'. It is the first word in Surah Fatihah after the "basmallah", the opening chapter of the Qur'an. We recite it in every salah (prayer). For those out there that love a bit of trivia, it appears 38 times … Continue reading Alhamdulillah | Things Muslims Say