Being Muslim and Dua: Dua – That’s how you, being Muslim, connect with your RABB. Dua – That’s how you, being Muslim, remain mindful about your RABB in your ALL affairs. Dua – That’s how you, being Muslim, make ZIKR (remembrance) of your RABB. Dua – That’s how you set your Qadr. Dua – That’s… Read More DUA – the act with which the life of a Muslim is weaved.
Bismillah! Al Hamdulillah! Background – A Simple Math: Summary: Have Taqwa – Be Guided – Jannah is for you! You want to go to Jannah In Shaa Allah.But what’s the first thing you need to go to Jannah?The guidance from Allah, Al-Hadi. (Saheeh Muslim 6572)Then how do you get the guidance from Allah?Who Allah guides?Muttaqi… Read More Mindfulness of Allah – the Key to Jannah! An Analogy
Bismillah! Al Hamdulillah! What Allah wanted us to do by His names? You heard it many times from many scholars.“The best knowledge comes from the study of the ‘Names of Allah’, ‘Asma Ul Husna’Then, what’s the knowledge in those names? How would you get that knowledge?By memorizing them? By contemplating on those names? By study… Read More Learning Names and Attributes of Allah: 1st Stage; IMPRINTING the understanding in your heart
Bismillah! Al Hamdulillah! So, you have read one Ayah with understanding and memorized it in Masjid after Fajr Salat. Al Hamdulillah. You acted on a Hadith. Al Hamdulillah, May Allah help you constantly acting on your knowledge. Now that you came home from Masjid. Most people though choose to sleep again but you don’t belong to the ‘most’. You study… Read More Quran at Fajr – Studying ONE Ayah
“And do not kill yourselves.” [Al Quran 4:29] “O you who have believed, do not consume one another’s wealth unjustly but only [in lawful] business by mutual consent. And do not kill yourselves [or one another]. Indeed, Allah is to you ever Merciful.” Critical Reasoning: If I ask you to do critical reasoning of the… Read More Critical Reasoning – how far can you extend your understanding? – An example
Bismillah, Al Hamdulillah! Did you ever contemplate on the Quran? I am sure you never have done it. Do you wonder, how do I say it so confidently? It’s easy. Indeed, it is the truth. Let me prove it to you. What does ‘Contemplating on the Quran’ mean to you? What do you do to study… Read More Contemplating on the Quran; Do YOU do it YOURSELF or you feed on someone else’s contemplation?
Bismillah. Al Hamdulillah! The PROGRESSION of Critical Reasoning: TEN (10) STEPS A Common base: You know this. Anyone reads or listens to anything (a regular common thing of life) has the ability to understand it and dissect the info from it. Therefore, you will find most of the stages/levels I mentioned here is just common… Read More Quran for Critical Reasoning – The Progression
Bismillah The INTENTION (Mindset and Attitude) – The Pre-requisite: (1) Take it personally that ‘either Quran REVEALED TO ME or revealed FOR ME.’ (2) Then connect and feel attachment through IMAGINATION that ‘either I was present at the TIME of Rasulullah, Salla Allahu alaihi wa Sallam or a Rasul, a messenger was sent for THIS… Read More Quran for Critical Reasoning – The primary level
Bismillah! Who are those that Allah, Al-Hadi, offers the guidance to? Guidance is for the one who seeks to be better. Do You Want to Better Yourself? “Would you be willing to PURIFY yourself?” (Al-Quran 79:18) SubhanAllah! Allah sent Musa alaihi wa Sallam to the worst criminal Firaun offering him guidance and instructed him to… Read More Seeking to Be Better – The essential TOOL: Building the CONFIDENCE
Bismillah! Al-Hamdulillah! Just 1 (ONE) MINUTE after each Salah! When: After each Fard salah. How much to memorize: ONE AYAH only. The Hadith: By doing this you also implement the hadith from Saheeh Muslim 803 (or Book 6, Hadith 301 Rasulullah Sallillahu Alaihi WaSallam asked his companion, “Which of you would like to go out… Read More Quran MEMORIZING and UNDERSTANDING habit for life for the BUSIEST people.