Ramadan is not just a set of days with an expiry date. Lets not leave Ramadan in Ramadan. As we enter upon the month of Shawaal, let us not leave off the many acts of worship we performed during the blessed month of Ramadan. Ramadan, for most of us, was a time of renewal and… Continue reading Explore Ramadan outside Ramadan.
2 years ago, I saw her. A few days ago, I acknowledged her. Immediately was I deeply saddened. At such an age, her children have abandoned her. A one room shabby house may or may not have been bought and a maid was hired. Full stop? The distance from my house to the main… Continue reading My 103year Old Neighbor.
Incoming short story In the time of Umar Ibn Khattab, he would go and inspect the market and he would tell the Businessmen in the market of Madinah: “You are not allowed to sell in our market place unless you have (Fiqh) otherwise you will deal with Riba (interest) whether you like it or not.”… Continue reading Ignorance Vs Knowledge
I will start this post with two GRAVE REMINDERS!! The first being: "كُلُّ نَفْسٍ ذَائِقَةُ الْمَوْتِ وَنَبْلُوكُم بِالشَّرِّ وَالْخَيْرِ فِتْنَةً وَإِلَيْنَا تُرْجَعُونَ" Every soul will taste death. And We test you with evil and with good as trial; and to Us you will be returned. 21:35 and the second being: يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا اتَّقُوا… Continue reading Read and Reflect: Imam Ahmad’s Death