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Happily Ever After – Part 2

August 24, 2013


Originally published at Habibi Halaqas Part 1 In part 2 of this topic, we continue to discuss our relationship with Allah and how we are preparing to meet him InshaAllah Bismillah  No one says, “I love you but from a distance. Stay away, no offence intended.” A natural consequence of real love is a desire […]

Patient Shaytaan, Impatient Insaan

May 2, 2011


The light is red. It seems to have been red for an eternity. The minutes tick slowly forward as the heat of the sun mercilessly beats down. Is it broken? I am so late! Not a single vehicle is passing through the intersection. It seems to be red for everyone. The empty intersection shimmers like […]


March 16, 2011


  The clean kitchen floor An eggshell white The subtle blissful warmth Of a cup of sweet tea The joyful, endearing chatter Of never-ending tales The scintillating, splash of sunset At the end of a leaden day The journey to one’s soul On the ebb and flow of Blessed Recitation The engulfing warmth Of being […]