Through walk of life, three questions hit our mind. These are WHERE did I come from? WHY do I live in these world? Where am I going to? (Where will be my destination?) These three questions are roots of success. But many of us fail to answer them. This is due to, may be not recognizing these questions or losing answers. When we found correct answers for these questions, no longer is our life filled with darkness and confusion. Answering them starts from knowing our Lord from correct and uncorrupted sources. With help of Allah, we will answer those above questions in the future. But for know let’s continue knowing our Lord. Who is your Lord? Who is your Creator? Who is your Provider? Who is your Sustainer? Who answers your call when you are in deep depressions and distress? Allah says Continue reading
We have continued series of knowing our Lord. Knowing our Lord lighten our heavy burden we live in. Because the closer to his/her Lord the person is, the happier and smoother his/her life is. Every time you try your best to know your Creator, Fashioner, Originator, believe in Him and obey Him, your life is filled with tranquility. Our Creator Says: Continue reading
In our daily live, we search peace of mind and tranquility in every possible way. But every thing we search in may not bring us sustainable peace of mind and tranquility. There are people who are successful in getting truth and peace of mind in their live. How did they get? The simplest answer is knowing and believing in one Lord, That is Allah. One scholar said, “Inhabitants of this world left the world without tasting the best thing in it.” He was asked, “What is best thing?” He replied, “Knowing and loving Allah.” So Who is your Lord?
“Indeed, your Lord is Allah , who created the heavens and the earth in six days and then established Himself above the Throne, arranging the matter [of His creation]. There is no intercessor except after His permission. That is Allah , your Lord, so worship Him. Then will you not remember?” Qur’an, Suuratu Yuunus 10:3 Continue reading
The existence of Allaah (God), the Most High, is proven by:
(i) the natural disposition,(ii) the intellect,(iii) the Revelation, and, (iv) what is experienced and perceived.
(i) As for the proof of the natural disposition for His existence: then every created being is created upon the natural disposition of belief in its Creator, without any previous thought or education. No one turns away from this natural disposition
except when his heart is taken over by that which will turn him away from it, as he said, ‘”Every child is born upon the natural disposition (al-fitrah), then his
parents change him into a Jew, or a Christian, or a Magian “ [Reported by al-Bukhaaree (Eng. transl. 2/262/no.467)]. Continue reading
According to Dictionary.com doubt means;
-to be uncertain about; consider questionable or unlikely; hesitate to believe.
-to fear; be apprehensive about.
Indeed if doubt creeps in the human mind, it causes much confusion and depression. Due to doubt, how many people remain in halfway from success? Neither do they go forward nor stay at same place. They waver here and there. There are two main doubts that have confused many people and made their life depressed. Those doubts are; Continue reading
As patience is fard (obligatory), Allâh has provided us with ways and means of obtaining and strengthening the quality of patience, for He has never instructed us to do something without providing us with help and support to do it, and ways and means of achieving it. He has never created a disease without creating a cure for it, and He has guaranteed cure when medicine is used. Even so, patience is difficult, but it is not impossible to attain. Patience consists of two elements: knowledge and action, and from these two elements are derived the remedies for all spiritual and physical troubles. Knowledge and action, combined, are always essential. Continue reading
This is our invitation to you. We invite you to come out from depression to ease and happiness,from the narrowness of your living mode to the vastness of the Islamic system and justice. From servitude of your soul, which orders to evils, to servitude of Allah. Being servitude of Allah is freedom of mind, liberation from being a servant of Satan and soul. We invite you to taste the ocean of happiness which we are tasting. Continue reading
Today when about love is mentioned every one becomes vigilant. Why? Actually It is human nature. Controlling love may not easy for everyone since not everyone has the same patience and perseverance. Between 18 and 22 ages the fire of desire and lust can be very intense for the youth. Imam Gazali said,”As age increases,desire and lust(Shahw) decrease. Because mind gets matured.” This intense fire can be extinguished through different ways. We discussed before ‘How to cntroll love’ both in English and Afan Oromo. The followings are as additional: Continue reading
Love is a human nature that leads to marriage. If there weren’t love, marriage would not have been possible. These are among the signs of Allah.Subahanallah! He put love between us so that we are able to breed. Marriage is the way to fulfil this urgent and very important life element. But before marriage guys may fall in love. This is another test for us. Allah tests human being in different ways. Among these loves is a great test. We are tested by love, whether we are patient or not for the sake of Allah. If we are patient with pain of love, the reward is apparent. If we are not patient and try to fulfill it in haram(unlawful) ways,the punishment is so apparent. Continue reading