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17: A Positive Light

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17: A Positive Light

I want to start with being positive in my thoughts of Allah. I will have yaqeen (certainty) that my du’aa will be answered… If not now, then later. If not in the way I want it, then in a way that’s better, or in a way that pushes away evil from me. If not in this world, then because Allah is saving a greater reward for me in the Hereafter.

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I Need Peace in Me

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I Need Peace in Me

Don’t act upon the anger – think. Remember Him. This is a test and nothing is worth disobeying your Lord, nothing at all. So do the right thing however hard it is, however many tears may fall, however many snide comments you may receive. Because you are more important than the anger. You’re truly worth more.

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Hold My Hand

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Hold My Hand

She could see her sister become more and more beautiful every passing day, although the innocent fourteen year old didn’t think so. On seeing the image of her sister uncovered and unaware of her beauty, which should be covered, a gush of tears poured through her…

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We all Fall

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We all Fall

It’s the fall which frightens you; shocks you. The THUD as you hit the cold floor. Suddenly it’s very dark. All the shadows of your past and the fear of the unknown future surround you. You sigh. Still in pain from the fall. Failure. You say to yourself, ‘I’ve failed’. You think to yourself, ‘I’ve failed.’

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Sister Nadia – The Smiling Pearl

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Sister Nadia – The Smiling Pearl

Everything about her was beautiful. Her face shone as did her character and persona, the way she walked, talked and mostly – her smile.

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