Reflection, Today

ألم في صدري

Assalamu Alaykum wa Rahamtullahi wa Baraktuh, Ya Ummahti!!! For the non-Arabic speakers, the title to this piece translates to Pain in my Chest literally. I chose this title for two reasons. Firstly, because as a student of Arabic, I recall my teacher in-depth explaining the difference and similarities between Heart and Chest regarding their usage in the… Continue reading ألم في صدري

Random, Reflection

Selective Love

In Islam, we're taught to love for one another what we love for ourselves. And evidence to this is: On the authority of Abu Hamzah Anas bin Malik (may Allah be pleased with him) - the servant of the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) - that the Prophet (peace and… Continue reading Selective Love

Word I Never Said

Your Struggle Runs in My Veins

Her name had I ask, WELCOME TO ISLAM, however late I may be. As I tend to be different, I don’t know how others react but when I see a convert, I am easily overwhelmed with love for them for the sake of Allah. Mainly because I really appreciate the struggle it takes one to… Continue reading Your Struggle Runs in My Veins