My 1437 Hijri Year Prayer from Me to YOU (*^_^*)
‘Fear of God is courage, worshipping Him is freedom, humility before Him is dignity, and knowing Him is certainty.’ ~ The Esteemed Dr Mustafa Mahmoud (Allâh Yirĥamu)
‘Even if a person reads and teaches a hundred thousand books on intellectual and knowledgeable issues but does not act on any of it, then it will not benefit him at all . . .’ ~ Imâm Al-Ghazāli رحمه الله
A gorgeous and fulfilling benefit: performing salâh mindfully better with smooth yet strong movements and postures inshâ’Allâh, becoming more aware of spine alignment, foot placement and joint care.
ACCEPTANCE IS HARD, SUCCUMBING IS EASIER
‘Every gulp of air that goes out in a cause other than the cause of Allâh ﷻ will turn to sorrow and regret on the Day of Judgement.’ ~ Imâm Ibnul Qayyim Al-Jawziyyah (Allâh Yirĥamu)
‘You cannot continue to victimise someone else just because you yourself were a victim once—there has to be a limit.’ ~ The Late Edward Said
‘Lying to ourselves is more deeply ingrained than lying to others.’ ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky
‘I’m for truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I’m a human being, first and foremost, and as such I’m for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.’ ~ Malcolm X رحمه الله
Kalimat Ash-Shahâdah, ‘the word of testimony’, is easy to utter with its pleasing flow of Arabic words, and easy to fall in love with.