“The need of the servant in his supplications by which he seeks refuge [in Allaah], is more severe than his need for food, drink and clothes!”

Beautiful advice from Sheikh ‘Abdul ‘Azeez Ibn Baaz رحمه الله It was said to the Sheikh, “O’ Sheikh, so and so has become misguided”. Sheikh رحمه الله replied: “Perhaps his deviation was due to two things: 1. He didn’t ask Allaah for Ath-thabaat (firmness); 2. He didn’t thank Allaah for Al-Istiqaamah (steadfastness). So when Allaah […]

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Poem; Inner Warfare

Inner Warfare Opposing thoughts battling in side my head, Locked up in a world of it’s own, learning how to control them, The soul needs to be fed, A battle against my nafs, my soul needs to be led, Led by a commander taking charge of my thoughts, Disciplining the soul and building up a […]

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Poem “Welcome to Syria”

“You have to understand that noone puts their child in a boat unless the water is safer than the land”  Wecome to “the jungle” Calais :-/ I wrote this poem a while back, but seems relevant, perhaps give an understanding to others why our brothers and sisters are fleeing to the likes of ‘the jungle’ […]

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