Monthly Archives: October 2016

“Teach me about His (S.A.W)’s speech” 

Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم) was the most eloquent person and his speech was very sweet. The Sahaabah-e-Kiraam (رضى الله عنهم) stated that Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم) would speak very concisely. It was a speech that was comprehensive and which clarified the aim and objective.  A’isha (رضى الله عنها) said that Rasoolullah […]

“Not sure if I have trust issues or if everybody else isn’t trustworthy” 

Do you remember those trust exercises they made us do with friends in school? Generally during Life Orientation, justified because it’s considered a social engagement. One is required to “fall backwards” because “they’ll catch you” and “it’ll develop trust between y’all”. No. No. I don’t care if they’re only using me for my gum stash, […]

“Narrate to me occurrences of His (S.A.W)’s miracles” 

​​We learn about The Messenger of Allah (صلى الله عليه و سلم)- his character, habits, qualities- but sometimes, we fail to grasp how special our Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم) is. Allah granted Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم) perfection to the highest degree. Allah, through His mercy and favour, did not only grant Nabi (صلى […]

“Expound on His (S.A.W)’s habits regarding clothing” 

No special importance were given regarding clothing by Nabi (صلى الله عليه و سلم). Whatever was found, He (صلى الله عليه و سلم) would wear. Sometimes it was a plain sheet, sometimes a decorated one from Yemen and sometimes a woolen Jubbah. In short, whatever was attained with halaal wealth would be worn by our […]

“Just kidding; there’s no candy”

I don’t consider myself an architect, but I did plan my house in Jannah (Allah make it a reality for us all, امين!). I don’t consider myself an exceptional architect, but I did put jellytot handles and a KitKat roof. And I don’t consider myself an adult, but I did outgrow the appeal of living in […]