I know it’s hard to stay motivated, to stay positive. I know of the days where you feel dread and anxiety building up to Ramadan more than excitment, I know how you hide your fasting from loved ones. But hey, you’ve perfected the art of excuses in a bid to escape the questions, the interrogation and the endless battles.
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Creeping into my ThoughtsOriginally posted on Islam – My Choice:We all long for companionship, someone we can turn to in our times of need. The times we need uplifting, for advice and for laughter. It seeps beneath our skin to the deepest level and becomes almost a necessity. Eventually, we think we have found this connection, so…
1. Taqwaa – this is explicitly mentioned in the Qur’an as one of the purposes of fasting. For 30 days we lesson our desires and by abstaining from them and show Allah that we are able to live without our most essential items for a period of time.
Gem: if you can live without your most essential things (food) for a time, then how about the sins which we do not need?
2. The Poor – we are reminded of those who abstain from these essentials throughout most of the year. Through this we come to appreciate the blessings of things like water.
Gem: We also come to realize the even the smallest blessings that we take for granted. Like being able to fall sleep, to urinate.
3. Lessens our physical desires and increases our spiritual ones – During this month there is less emphasis on the body and more…
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May this planner be a source of tremendous barakah and sadaqah jariyah for us and all who use it. Ameen.
May Allah SWT bless us health, energy, Taqwa and Strength of Emaan To:
🍃 Keep the Best Fast
🍃 Establish the Best Salah with Khushu,
🍃 Recite the Quran in Salah and other than Salah perfectly
🍃 Understand and Practice the Quran and Sunnah in thoughts,
Speech, actions and reactions
🍃 Make the Best Duas needed for the Best of our Deen, Duniya, Grave and akhirah,
🍃 Do Istighfaar to the level of Excellence, to really achieve removal of our sins, freeing ourselves from fire and earning Jannah Insha’Allah
🍃 Perform the Best Worship during the last 10, nights of Ramadan,
🍃 Do all Good Deeds with sincere intentions and with the goal of pleasing Allah SWT and earning His Deedar in Akhirah.
🍃 Utilize our time in those deeds which…
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