When an act of charity becomes business

If I do good, it will come back to me in unexpected ways. No. It won’t. The streets are full of homeless bodies and souls that have done good, but it wasn’t returned. Or are we suggesting that those that are in a bad state have done no good? This transactional view of life is…

Mental Wealth Challenge: Day 10

Yesterday turned out to be a catch-up day for me. First I realised that I slipped on the blog updates for the challenge, and then I had to catch up on making that epic salad (which actually came out quite epic, by the way!). Unfortunately, while focusing on catching up with that epic salad, I…

Mental Wealth Challenge: Day 5

I’m hoping that you had someone to call in yesterday’s challenge. If not, you should have paid someone to call you. That way, you would still have been responsible for calling someone you love. I mean, if you can’t love yourself, then is it fair to expect anyone else to love you?  Self-love is not…

Madrassa for the Blind

If you’re looking for a worthy cause that is in need of support, consider Madrassa An-Noor for The Blind. They’ve been producing really great work in support of blind Muslims with the Qur’an published in braille, and numerous Islamic publications also made available in braille and other formats that can be used by the visually…

Plight of the Rohingya Muslims

nuzrat reblogged your video: We keep seeing the plight of the Rohingya Muslims… How can Bangladesh help…Rohingya? Bangladesh has big problems With respect, who doesn’t have big problems? When we see our problems as being bigger than the problems of those around us, we become self-absorbed and lacking in compassion.  The Prophet Muhammad (peace be…