“Your time should not be without any structure, such that you occupy yourself arbitrarily with whatever comes along. Rather, you must take account of yourself and order your worship during the day and the night, assigning to each period of time an activity that must not be neglected nor replaced by another activity. By this ordering of time, the blessing in time will show itself. A person who leaves himself without a plan as animals do, not knowing what he is to do at any given moment, will spend most of his time fruitlessly. Your time is your life,...Read More
Being close to Allah looks like shortening your recitation of the Quran even when you don’t want to so that you could answer your mom who is asking for your help.
It looks like wishing you had the time to pray sunnah, but not being able to because your newborn needs your immediate attention
It looks like praying in the masjid and wanting to sit for hours to make a deeply heartfelt duaa but having to rush out so you can make it to work on timeRead More
by Kiran Zulfiqar (from her Beautified Sabr blog) When you buy a glowstick, it’s just a tube of inert plastic with some liquid inside. It doesn’t look like anything special. It certainly does not glow. When you put it under pressure, however ~ when you bend it ~ a transformation occurs. A capsule inside the glowstick is crushed, and the stick begins to shine. This is a good example for the mu’min ~ the Believer. Life puts us under pressure, but if we rise to the challenge then we become better than we once were. We become stronger, wiser,...Read More
It’s not every day that you get someone to beatbox your intro theme song on a podcast show, but hey, that’s only one of the reasons why you should listen to today’s episode! In Episode 8 of the Deenspiration podcast show, Usman is joined by the wonderful Hamza Fletcher who shares somes highlights from his popular ‘7 Habits of the Highly Effective Muslim’ workshop which he has delivered across the UK. This episode is full of take-home gems and practical tips for kick-starting our own journey of self development, both spiritually and materialistically. Some of the gems from...Read More
Does Rizq only make us think of money, or does it mean so much more? In this episode, Shaykh Ismail Kamdar goes deeper into the meaning of Rizq, and provides us with practical tips on how we can increase our own Rizq through our spirituality and worship of Allah SWT. A powerful and insightful episode this week! Get The Podcast On Your Phone Did you enjoy this episode? Click below to subscribe to the podcast show for free on your smartphone via iTunes, Soundcloud or Stitcher, and be sure not to miss out on a single episode....Read More