ASHARA OHBAT 1441 H With Hamd and Shukr and encouragement and support of my readers, in humility beginning my personal OHBAT by sharing excerpts from book readings to understand the historical events leading to the Tragedy of Karbala. Feedbacks received from a few to whome I am deeply indebted have requested me to share […]Read more "POST – 1"
Came across a very in depth and interesting article – ‘The Silent Theology of Islamic Art’ by Oludamini Ogunaike https://renovatio.zaytuna.edu/article/the-silent-theology-of-islamic-art Sharing with readers a few excerpts that have illuminated my understanding. ADAB is a word that is notoriously difficult to translate into English meaning at once ” custom, culture, etiquette, morals, courtesy, decorumand civilized components, […]Read more "ADAB"
Mumineen let us travel back in time. We find ourselves in the bazar of Kufah on 12 th Muharram 61 AH ( 13th October 680 AD). The first majlis-e-Hussain was recited in the market-place of Kufah by Moulatena Zainab (AS) from whose head her veil had been ripped off, whose hopes and aspirations had been […]Read more "AZADARI"
From Hajir Imam Husyn sent out a letter to the people of Kufah through Qays b. Mushir Saydawi. In the letter he informed that he has received letter from Muslim b. Aquil informing of the positive and supportive attitude, and the concenseous of your leaders to restore our rights. He also informed them that he […]Read more "Post – 3"
Maqil the spy succeeded in getting an audience with Muslim bin Aquil and thus came to know that he was staying at the house of Hani bin Urwah. Shortly Hani was summoned to the Palace and he forcefully denied any knowledge. When Ibn Ziyad called upon Makil and asked him if he knew Hani and […]Read more "POST – 2"
Repentance -Istigfar requires five elements 01. The first and foremost is recognition of one’s sin as sin, which largely depends upon one’s intelligence and moral consciousness. Moral consciousness is formed by adhering to the tenets of deen, imbibing values cherished by our beloved Aqa Moula (TUS)etc: For an intelligent and devout mumineen, a small transgression […]Read more "ISTIGFAR – REPENTANCE"
In the Year Of Tolerance UAE in particular and the world celebrated Inclusiveness and Determination as never before in the 50 year history of the Special Olympics. 7500 athletes representing 190 Nations. 21,000 volunteers who all had a great learning experience of understanding and emphaty over the course of 7 days. It is curtain down […]Read more "Special Olympics – Abu Dhabi"
Excerpts from : Die Empty – Todd Henry When you are gone, your work will stand as the biggest testament to who you were and what you believed. By ‘ your work’ I don’t just mean your occupation, but any way in which you contribute value to the world using available resources. I define work […]Read more "DIE EMPTY – Todd Henry"