Monthly Archives: December 2010

Ash Shakur- The Appreciative

“The more thankful you are, the more positive you are.” Shaykh Taner Ansari What does that really mean? To be thankful or to appreciate means to truly understand something, someone, a situation, etc. As I contemplate this, I see this … Continue reading

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Al Basit-The Reliever/Expander

It is said in the Quran, “With every difficulty comes ease, with every difficulty comes ease.” The fact that it is recited twice always draws me to reflect upon this statement twice as long, inshallah. I ask myself, how can … Continue reading

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Al Ghaffar; The Forgiver

Allah says in Quran i Kerim (Baqara 2:222) “Allah loves the repentant. He loves those who purify themselves.” Repenting means choosing to turn to Allah, ridding oneself of bad habits, purifying for the sake of Allah. As sufis, our biggest … Continue reading

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