Lately I have been thinking a lot about life and death. How we consider the two to be the opposites of each other, like light and darkness. Perhaps it is this idea of the two being seen as the converse of one another that I find the concept of death so challenging. It seems tragic, … More On Death
Sometimes life can take you down a thorny path; you may feel lost and alone in the world; you’re emotionally parched through this desert walk in the sweltering heat; you feel like you’re losing strength, and that you can’t play the cards you’re dealt; you see no exits in this labyrinth; it seems like you’re … More On Healing
In today’s world when most of the Muslim world is caught up in violence and strife, tragically, justice is the last thing the world associates with Islam. As a Muslim, it pains me to see my religion misrepresented as an oppressive regime, but Muslim-majority countries in the world hardly present a better picture. In a … More “Islam, Justice, & Politics”
“And they ask you about the soul. Say: The soul is one of the commands of my Lord, and you are not given aught of knowledge but a little” (Al-Qura’an, Al-Israa’ 17: 85) I have an image of my soul somewhere in the deep recesses of my mind. I know its probably concocted fiction; that the Soul is … More Soul Reason?