Posts Tagged ‘unity’

Together

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Together

On each Eid, a billion or so Muslims, in every corner, nook, and cranny of this world come together and celebrate their joy together. Together. Every year- no, every few months – my hopes are lifted: a jam-packed masjid in Ramadan, over a million pilgrims in Hajj, Eid prayer, all together. In sync. I see one Ummah, one family, one nation, one purpose, one goal. But when I open my eyes and see the fights over little things (and, yes, they are little), my heart begins to ache.

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