A Description of Life in This World

So how much are the pleasures of this life worth? What is the reality of their enjoyment? This is described in the sūrah in a Qur’ānic scene that portrays aspects of everyday activity, but to which most people pay little attention: “The example of [this] worldly life is but like rain which We have sent down from the sky that the plants of the earth absorb – [those] from which men and livestock eat – until, when the earth has taken on its adornment and is beautified and its people suppose that they have capability over it, there comes to it Our command by night or by day, and We make it as a harvest, as if it had not flourished yesterday. Thus do We explain in detail the signs for a people who give thought. And Allah invites to the Home of Peace and guides whom He wills to a straight path.” (Suuratu Yuunus Ch.10, Verses 24-25) Continue reading

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Listening To the Qur’an

Pain, Heartbreak and Hardship

 

Who is Your Lord?-No.7

In life, there is time when you feel boring and frustrated. You say, “My life is boring, I have no real happiness. Where can I find real happiness?” These are problems and questions of many people. But what is the solution and answer? In the search of real happiness, there are many people who have found it in the believing in Almighty Allah (God), knowing and obeying Him. Almighty Allah says: Continue reading

Who Is Your Lord?-No.6

In your life do you feel emptiness and inner vacuum even though wealth and people surround you? Have you ever thought that what kind of things fill this emptiness? Do you feel fear, grieve and worry in your life? Yes, the only thing that fills inner vacuum and removes fear and grieve is knowing your Lord, believing and obeying Him. Because when you believe in Him and obey, Satanic thoughts start melting and leaving your mind. Allah (God) says: Continue reading

Cat Stevens-Part-2

In part one we had seen how formerly Pop star Cat Steven was searching for truth, happiness and peace of mind. What elevates human being to higher horizon is to make his/her mind open for truth and following it. This grants him freedom rather than slavery. He opens new chapter of his life like Yusuf Islaam (Formerly Cat Stevens). So let’s read his journey of searching for truth. It may give us inspiration to open new chapter of our life like him. Continue reading

Darkness of Life

There is time in life when we commit sins or wrong thing, we fall into great sorrow and depression. Who can save us from such calamity? Even we may not know the reasons behind our depression and worry, sadness, loneliness and grieve may overtake us. Do you know why we feel loneliness, boring and worry in life even if we have enough wealth? The  reasons are two things. Either committing sins or getting far away from remembrance of our Lord (Allah). Continue reading

Cat Stevens-Part-1

Cat Stevens was renown Pop Star. After he had undergone life’s trauma and confusion, he found the way to peace and tranquility. Now his name is Yusuf Islam. Let’s read his story, it may be lesson for us. Especially, for those who are undergoing the same life’s trauma and confusion. It takes a few minutes, but gives a great hope.   Continue reading

Who Is Your Lord?-No.5

In our life there is time when we feel boring and frustrated. Darkness may cover us. We want happy life. But How? Can real happiness found in the great deal of wealth or fame? If so, how many people are happy after they earn much money? The truth is that they even become more unhappy as they amass more wealth. So where can we find true happiness? True happiness is found in believing in Allah and doing good deeds. Allah says: Continue reading

Wisdom Behind Suffering

In our daily life, every one of us feels pain, suffering, depression, and etc in different ways. But the question is what do these feelings indicate to us? What do they show? In our life if we feel such things, we can follow the following steps. Continue reading