Whether You Have a Little or a Lot, Learn to Be Thankful. The person who is not thankful to Allah for cold, pure water; will not be thankful to Him for a mansion or a luxury car. The person who is not thankful for warm bread will not be grateful if he suddenly becomes blessed with luxury food items, because an ingrate sees a little and a lot to be the same thing. Many before … [Read more...] about Whether You Have a Little or a Lot, Learn to
An activity that brings joy to the soul is to read and contemplate the sayings of the wise, the foremost of them being Prophet Muhammad (Blessings and Peace of Allah be upon him). Others can in no way be compared to him, for he was supported by revelation, confirmed by miracles, and sent to us with clear signs. [SOURCE: Laa Tahzaan - Don't Be Sad] … [Read more...] about Reading in Order to Learn Wisdom.
Do Not Grieve over How People Treat You and Learn This Lesson by Observing How They Behave With Allah. Imam Ahmad reported a Hadith in the book of Zuhd, in which the Prophet (Blessings and Peace of Allah be upon him Blessings and Peace of Allah be upon him) relates the following saying from Allah: "Strange are you, O' son of Adam! I have created you and you worship other than … [Read more...] about Do Not Grieve over How People Treat You and Learn
Don't Be Sad - Learn to Deal With Your Reality. In this life, if you inwardly disparage something you can't have, its value will diminish for you. And if you are contented with not getting something that you really wanted, then your heart will find solace. "'Allah will give us of His Bounty, and [also] His Messenger [from alms, etc.]. We implore Allah [to enrich us].'" (Qur … [Read more...] about Don’t Be Sad – Learn to Deal With Your Reality.