Happy Mother’s Day!

Abu Huraira reported that a person came to Allah’s Messenger (may peace be upon him) and said, “Who among the people is most deserving of a fine treatment from my hand?” He replied, “Your mother.” He again said, “Then who (is the next one)?” He said, “Again it is your mother (who deserves the best … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day!

An Orphan of Sorts

CONSIDER the bright morning hours, and the night when it grows still and dark. Thy Sustainer has not forsaken thee, nor does He scorn thee: for, indeed, the life to come will be better for thee than this earlier part (of thy life)! And, indeed, in time will thy Sustainer grant thee (what thy heart … Continue reading An Orphan of Sorts

Sand and Foam

I AM FOREVER walking upon these shores, Betwixt the sand and the foam, The high tide will erase my foot-prints, And the wind will blow away the foam. But the sea and the shore will remain Forever. Become a child again – Cast a stone into the sea and watch the waves propagate: Grab a … Continue reading Sand and Foam