All problems are man-created (personal rut), and all blessings are from the Almighty Let us face it – whatever troubles you are facing currently is your handiwork (personal rut)! And whatever blessings you have are gifts from the Almighty. No, I am not saying this. Almighty Allah states this in the Holy Quran. So, stop… Continue reading How to get out of (your) personal rut?
Let us face it – Attitude is the prime differentiating factor between success and failure in life! Life throws many challenges and puts one in different situations. But the person who bears them all is the successful one. Although many factors determine success in life, the one thing that towers above everything is attitude. So,… Continue reading Human attitude – ‘Immutable’ or can it evolve for the better?
Suicide – the dastardliest act ever PERIOD Now, please do not get me wrong! By stating the above, I am in no way turning a blind eye toward the enormous pressures and extreme vicissitudes people might have faced before taking such an extreme step as suicide. But they are taking away the most precious gift… Continue reading Suicide (Destruction of the most precious gift – Life)
Bismillah – In the name of ALLAH A Muslim whenever s/he intends to do a task, s/he begins it with a Dua. The best way for a Muslim is to begin everything with Bismillah, i.e. in the name of ALLAH. If s/he intends to do something, s/he should say “In sha ALLAH” meaning “ALLAH willing”.… Continue reading Powerful Islamic Duas To Please ALLAH & Gain His Blessings
Who in this universe does not have any addictions or bad habits? Virtually everyone except the Almighty. And His Prophets, angels, and any others whom He chooses. The greatest thing for a writer or for that matter any other professional is acceptance of his/her work. And honest feedback about it. Besides, a request for work… Continue reading How to Remain Free From Any Addictions Or Bad Habits?
Man-made monsters The world is full of several examples like plastic, alcohol, cigarettes, etc. These were created or discovered by human beings for one thing in the first place. But they turned out to be mega-monsters, to say the least! Now, all of the above-mentioned things are not useless. But as the Holy Quran… Continue reading Nipping Man-Made Monsters In Their Buds – The Best Thing (Ever)!
Life – you lively vixen who is sometimes joyful and sometimes sad! Why do you sometimes change colors faster than a chameleon? And are sometimes so slow it seems ages! All I want is to live in the moment and slowly disappear into the ages. Like everyone else who has existed on this earth Starting… Continue reading Life – Enough Of Your Silly Games With Me!
Happiness – where art thou? Everyone chases you but you are lost somewhere! Oh, how everyone wishes they are happy But instead, most of them tend to become tipsy! Why does everyone run after you? When they know fully well that you are nearly unachievable! Except for those who are self-content, Content with what they… Continue reading Happiness – the ever-deceiving damsel (one-sided love)?
The elusive ‘cure-it-all’ Apropos an article by Madeline Holcombe on CNN where she talks about five easy steps to get healthier. In this article, she asks at the beginning of the article if an undiscovered ingredient could cure all our health concerns. And she says it would be nice if such an ingredient were present!… Continue reading Is there something like a ‘cure-it-all’?
Salaam/Peace One of the greatest gifts from ALLAH Subahanahu Ta’aala is ‘Salaam’. A Hadith [saying of Prophet Mohammed (peace be upon him)] states – “You shall not enter Paradise until you believe, and you have not believed until you love one another. Shall I tell you of something you can do to make you love… Continue reading Salaam – The Greatest Ice-breaker (Ever) PERIOD