Taqwa of Icarus

And whoever obeys Allah and His Messenger and fears Allah and is conscious of Him – it is those who are the attainers. Surat An-Nur [24:52] I am going to commit a sin. I’m planning on it. I can see very clearly in my mind when its going to happen, with whom its going to […]

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Opiate of the Masses

He breathed fresh life in Adam’s weary bones, Redeemed the slave from bondage, set him free. His birth was mortal to the ancient world, Death to the temples of idolatry. Freedom was born out of his holy heart; His vineyard flowed with that delightful wine. The world’s new age, its hundred lamps ablaze, Opened its […]

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My First Ramadan

Have you seen he who has taken as his god his [own] desire, and Allah has sent him astray due to knowledge and has set a seal upon his hearing and his heart and put over his vision a veil? So who will guide him after Allah ? Then will you not be reminded? Surat […]

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What Are You?

O mankind, indeed We have created you from male and female and made you peoples and tribes that you may know one another. Indeed, the most noble of you in the sight of Allah is the most righteous of you. Indeed, Allah is Knowing and Acquainted. Surat Al-Hujarat [49:13] I grew up in a multicultural […]

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