Lost for words, looking for meaning, Sometimes searching for, often dreaming Of a life filled with love, happiness, abundance and peace. *Always remember that in the hardship, there is ease.* We forget about our blessings when times get tough, But little do we realise that we always have enough To keep us going throughout the … More The Bigger Picture
Sometimes, it’s not about how high you can climb the mountain of life. What matters more is that you appreciate the view from wherever you are right now. When you have your head in the clouds for too long, it’s hard to see where you’re going. Let the fog clear before you take your next … More In Peace
Dear Reader, You may feel lost, Your heart may be broken, But Allah is the Guider And His doors of forgiveness are open. If we reflect on the Hereafter, This life in comparison is like the tiniest drop of an ocean. Seek to please Allah By perfecting your devotion. When you are in despair Remember … More Temporary Life
We all want to be loved and accepted by the people around us. Most people would agree that the feeling of rejection is the absolute worst. When we’re rejected, we often feel hurt, angry and a bit depressed. But when someone loves you, you feel overwhelmingly happy and your heart swells with joy. This is … More Do you want people to like you?
I will never forget where I came from. I remember being oblivious to what Islam is. I didn’t know and I didn’t want to find out because the so-called ‘religious’ people I knew did not show me the depths of what Islam really is. They didn’t teach me in a way that would encourage me … More Freeing My Heart With Forgiveness
As Muslims living in the 21st Century, it’s essential that we keep up to date with the current affairs. We need to know what’s going on in the world and how it’s affecting us. Recently, I’ve been reading articles on the Islam21c website. These articles are truly inspirational and they provoke deep thought. Feed your … More Keeping Up to Date with Current Affairs
Are you a student in need of some motivation? After reflecting on my own experience as a student, I want to share some thoughts and advice that I hope you can benefit from. Let’s begin… 1) Stay Focused and Don’t Give Up If you’ve survived school until this moment in time, I just want to … More Reflections of a Student
I used to love the hype over New Year’s Day. But now, I don’t care as much. I used to enjoy watching the fireworks light up the night sky. But now, there’s something about them that causes me to flinch. On the night before the 1st of January 2017, I rested my head on my … More A Reality Check
Who would have thought that Islam is all about character building? Well, despite everything the media says, Islam really is a religion of peace, love and mercy. As Muslims, we are taught to behave in the best manner to all of the creation because that’s what the Creator wants us to do. Here are some … More Character speaks Volumes
Asalamu Alaykum everyone, I hope you’re all in a good mood because I’ve got some amazing discoveries to share with you. And don’t worry if you’re not feeling so great today because I intend to change that and put a smile on your face. Let’s begin… What’s a smile? A smile is a facial expression … More Smile, it’s Sunnah!