Seeing that we are exposed to disturbing scenes every time we check the news, we have almost become desensitized to it. It is our duty to help those who are facing oppression, and they too expect our support, hence, we must not let them down. To give with all your might would be a gift for them, and a great reward for you from The One who does not forget!
We think we hear enough reminders about death, but the reality is, what use is in that if it does not lead to a long-lasting effect on our behavior, thoughts and actions? Being conscious of death at all times is what will truly help us prepare for the Day of Judgement, as well as ensure a better performance for each of our deeds. Read this poem for a much-needed wake-up call!
Living life without considering responsibilities or fearing and preparing for Allah's accountability will only lead to regret. Taqwa is an essential characteristic we must embody as Muslims, hence we must be vigilant of our every action and behavior, striving tirelessly to live a life of goodness throughout, so that we may reap the most beautiful of rewards. Read this story to find out how taqwa can manifest in our daily lives.
Why do I exist? What is my purpose on this planet? He turned away from his novels and his writings and threw himself body and soul to finding the answer. He did it not half-heartedly or out of idle curiosity, but like a man crazed by thirst desperately looking for water, like a dying man seeking salvation.......