I was born January 9th, 1982 in Kentucky, USA. My first home was a small house on a dairy farm where my Father worked, then soon we moved to a large to a large beef production farm. Since I was the only child I too helped work in these crops and with the livestock. I kind of had the best of both worlds really, some days I could wear dresses and play with dolls and other days I could run through the fields and climb on the hay bales or ride on the tractors. Our closest neighbours Read more [...]
Abdullah bin Amr bin Al-`As (RA) reported: The Prophet (peace be upon him) said, “Convey from me even an Ayah of the Qur’an; relate traditions from Banu Israel, and there is no restriction on that; but he who deliberately forges a lie against me let him have his abode in the Hell.”
Abu Hurairah (RA) reported: Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said, “The people will perspire on the Day of Resurrection and their perspiration will be seventy cubits down in the earth and it will reach up to their ears (they will be bridled with it).”
[Al-Bukhari and Muslim]
Abdullah bin Umar (RA) reported: The Prophet (peace be upon him) said, “The finest act of goodness is that a person should treat kindly the loved ones of his father.”
Reported by Ibn ‘Umar (RA): Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said, “A Muslim is a brother of (another) Muslim, he neither wrongs him nor does hand him over to one who does him wrong. If anyone fulfills his brother’s needs, Allah will fulfill his needs; if one relieves a Muslim of his troubles, Allah will relieve his troubles on the Day of Resurrection; and if anyone covers up a Muslim (his sins), Allah will cover him up (his sins) on the Resurrection Day”.
[Al-Bukhari and Muslim]
I remember a particularly low point in my life where things were not going well on all fronts – relationship wise, career wise and even health wise. It was as if one problem snowballed and blended into the other, the weight of it getting heavier and heavier. At some points, I felt like the burden was too much to handle, and I was running out of resources and capacity to tackle the latest calamity that life flung my way. In many ways, I was feeling rather unloved, or rather, puzzling over the apparent Read more [...]
Reported by Kildah bin Al-Hanbal (RA): I visited the Prophet (peace be upon him) and I entered his house without seeking permission. So he said, “Go back and say: ‘As-Salamu ‘alaikum (may you be safe from evil). May I come in?”’
[Abu Dawud and At-Tirmidhi]
Reported by Abu Dharr (RA): Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said, “Do not disdain a good deed, (no matter how small it may seem) even if it is your meeting with your (Muslim) brother with a cheerful face.”
Reported by ‘Irbad bin Sariyah (RA): One day, Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) delivered a very effective speech, as a result, eyes shed tears and hearts became softened. A man said: “O Prophet of Allah! It sounds as if this is a farewell speech, so advise us.” He (peace be upon him) said, “I admonish you to fear Allah, and to listen and obey even if a black slave has been appointed as your leader. For whoever among you lives after me will see much discord. So hold fast to my Sunnah Read more [...]
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