On November 22nd, my 1st Quran teacher, Sheikh Osman Barre, returned to our creator; "We belong to Allah and to Him we shall return." I didn't know him but I find myself deeply saddened and grieving our communities loss as if it was my own. For the past few days, every corner I turned, I was greeted with an insight of… Continue reading 22/11/2017; A Death Within A Community – Sheikh Osman Barre
WHAT PEOPLE SAY + A DUA Obviously, like anyone else, I am flawed and a lot of people say a lot of different things about me. Sometimes good, sometimes bad and that's perfectly human. This post will focus on some of the most memorable things people have said about me over the past year and… Continue reading Allah Made Easy #2
My journey probably began shortly before I drafted this blog posts title on Feb 18, 2015. Alhamdulillah, today I will convert that idea into a blog series. This series will consist of a short and concise description of a dream + hadith +dua, what some people say about me + a beautiful dua and lastly, my Tawakkul… Continue reading Allah made Easy #1
Tonight is the last night I spend with my family before they move on; Move on to a new province to turn a new leaf. This is the life a TCK. Every destination is a temporary home. As my family drove off into the sunrise, the strangest feeling overcame me. For the second or third… Continue reading They’re moving AGAIN?