Ramadhan 9 – Al Ghashiyah 17-19 – Parents

Asalam aleikum warahmatullah wabarakatuh. You never prayed for the parents you were given but chances are they prayed for you. We should all take a minute to just pause and think about what life has been with them and then another to think about what it would have been without them. Whether Allah has blessed…

Ramadhan 5 – Al Ghashiya 4-6 -Gratitude

Asalam aleikum warahmatullah wabarakatuh. Alhamdulillah Allah has blessed with the gift of motherhood for a year now. Princess Laaibah (previous post here) is 1 today and all I can think of is how grateful I am to the Almighty Allah who raised my status to the person we are told to love the most; umm….

Ramadhan 02 – Goals – Dua Qunut 2

Asalam aleikum warahmatullah wabarakatuh. Today I would like to reflect on our goals this ramadhan. We start out with huge goals and a few days in we find we are already falling short which makes us frustrated and then its downhill from there. What I advise is to set milestone, achievable goals that can see…

Ramadhan 01 – Excited- Dua Qunut 1

Asalam aleikum warahmatullah wabarakatuh. In Sha Allah Ramadhan has found you all in the best of health and imaan. May Allah accept it from us and May this be a chance of us to get closer to Him. May we make changes that we will not turn back on. SubhanAllah the excitement as I stood…

SISTERS MIXER – 02/17 What have you done for/ about your deen?

Asalam aleikum warahmatullah wabarakatuh, Alhamdulillah we had our first mixer of 2017 and it was lovely as usual. The topic was what have you done for and about your deen? I’ll start with the different things the sisters are trying to do to better themselves in their deen. Salah  – Not just performing salah but…

Who are you???

Asalam aleikum warahmatullah wabarakatuh, Weird title right? but yeah ask yourself that and be honest. WHO ARE YOU??? As Muslimahs we tend to get lost and confused in this big bad world. We are caught between trying to please Allah and trying to please the masses. Trying to dress for Allah but at the same…

Dear Laa’ibah – Self love

Asalam aleikum warahmatullah wabarakatuh, My darling daughter, there is so much I would love to teach you as you grow up but one of the most important life lessons is love for self. You are not perfect my love. Noone is. But I need you to embrace and love yourself with your perfect imperfections. You…

One believer is a mirror to another.

Asalam aleikum warahmatullah wabarakatuh In Sha Allah you all had a good weekend. Alhamdulillah I had a good one. On Saturday the hadith in class was: المُؤْمِنُ مِرَآةُ المُؤْمِنِ “One believer is a mirror to another.” [Narrated by Abu Daud] Simple yet very powerful hadith SubhanAllah! It can be looked at in different ways: Being a…

ALHAMDULILLAH

Ibn al-Qayyim (may Allah have mercy on him) said: Gratitude may be in the heart, in submission and humility; on the tongue, in praise and acknowledgement; and in the physical faculties, by means of obedience and submission >>Madaarij al-Saalikeen (2/246) Asalam aleikum warahmatullah wabarakatuh, do you ever take a minute to look around you and just…