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October 09, 2018, 09:50:31 pm Ruhi_Rose: Salam brother.  Very easy. First click on the board title you wish to post in.  You'll find main board topics below and sub-boards (default label "child boards") above.  If you wish to post in main board click "new topic" button on top left.  If you wish to post in any of the sub-boards, click on that sub board title and then click "new topic" button on above left side.  You'll get the format for typing your post, then click "post" button below.
October 06, 2018, 12:46:27 pm momin: how can i post things here if i have something to post. Smiley
September 14, 2018, 12:33:22 am Ruhi_Rose: Yes br. TS, that's a very important article to read.
September 14, 2018, 12:08:22 am N. Truth Seeker: Thank u.  Allah bless u for remembering, sister.   Also reminding our guests to read: The traditional declaration of fasting on the 10th of Muharram .... the real story behind it. Same article in the blog too.
September 13, 2018, 11:09:22 pm Zeynab: Muharram 1440 A.H.
Please read why our Islamic new year is full of tragic memories.
June 08, 2018, 08:49:28 pm Heba E. Husseyn: Leilatul Qadr 1439 (2018) on June 8. To learn about this great Night, read our posts on Leilatul Qadr @ this thread.
May 16, 2018, 04:03:41 am Ruhi_Rose: Ramadan Mubarak to u too brother and to everyone.  May Allah accept our efforts.  Ameen.
May 16, 2018, 04:01:41 am N. Truth Seeker: Ramadan 2018 Mubarak to all.  Just finished sahoor, getting ready for Fajr.  Alhumdulilah.
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 on: October 11, 2018, 06:15:07 am 
Started by Ruhi_Rose - Last post by N. Truth Seeker

Ameen, ameen.  That's again also a very apt point.  Those damn wars of America hiring AlQaeda has particularly devastated the lives of countless number of children in the Middle-East.  It's a very difficult situation for them.  They need Islamic counseling .... someone to talk to them with affection and concern so they are able to understand the purpose of their remaining lives to be able to live it despite the unforgettable emotional trauma they've suffered.


 on: October 11, 2018, 06:03:26 am 
Started by Ruhi_Rose - Last post by Zeynab

Indeed this is excellent early teaching for kids.  You're so right sister.  Nowadays stress isn't just an adult issue, it's getting the better of children too.   The start of the 3rd millennium has seen so many proxy wars initiated by the West in Muslim lands inflicting thousands of kids with life changing injuries and thousands orphaned.  It's been one of the greatest disasters and chief causes for ruining the lives of children with endless anxiety.  The only thing that can help these beautiful little angels is Sabr along with love and plenty of truthful & comforting words.

May Allah Almighty protect believing children with HIS guidance, the Noble Quran.  Ameen.

 on: October 11, 2018, 05:50:27 am 
Started by Ruhi_Rose - Last post by N. Truth Seeker

MashAllah, remarkable lesson .... the image so accurately customized.  InshAllah, I'll send this to all the children of my family and extended family with special emphasis to read at least one of those links.  By the Grace of Allah, most young ones of the next generation in my household are avid readers.

Thank you Sister Ruhi.   

 on: October 11, 2018, 05:28:30 am 
Started by Ruhi_Rose - Last post by N. Truth Seeker

My niece sends a gif rain clipart.   

 on: October 11, 2018, 02:11:16 am 
Started by Ruhi_Rose - Last post by Ruhi_Rose


Salams and peace my kiddos.   You know, when my siblings and me were your age, we led comparatively more serene lives even though we got plenty more homework from school.  The reasons being, it was a more laid back world with lesser population, more rational minds, lower cost of living and therefore less materialism.  Moreover, kids seldom or never experienced the agony of broken homes by divorced parents.  Thus, as life pulls through us at present, worries are the norm of the day and often kids aren't spared either. 

So, take a look at the image above.  What do you understand?   Nope, it's not a portrayal of wishful thinking.  The lil boy peacefully dreams of roses but after he awakens, the sweet dream becomes a far cry with no roses .. just thorns.  Yet the lil boy doesn't give up; he doesn't slump into despondency.  As a kid grounded in Faith and infinite patience (sabr), he continues to cheer himself up with a positive outlook to life knowing that earthly world is temporary and tough times are just as non-permanent as nice times.

My next suggestion to all you kiddies:  Browse through the following links and read whatever you can in your own good time.  These are truly lovely reads and you'll love them.  By the way, taqwa is another term for sabr and sabr means patience as already defined.

Related posts:

Verse 7:126 an indispensable dua.
Importance of Taqwa (perseverance).
Title Of وَعِبَادُ الرَّحْمَٰنِ / Ibad-ur-Rahman.
Those who question fate.
Dealing with anxiety and how to lighten worries.
Guarding yourselves against the devil's temptation.

 on: October 11, 2018, 01:43:43 am 
Started by Ruhi_Rose - Last post by Zeynab

Alhumdulilah ..... love Verse 7:189.

So true sister.  Agree with every bit you expressed.

 on: October 11, 2018, 01:30:02 am 
Started by Zeynab - Last post by Ruhi_Rose

Thoroughly illuminating thread.  Don't now how I missed it for so long.

 on: October 09, 2018, 04:21:30 am 
Started by Zeynab - Last post by Heba E. Husseyn

Yes, exactly sister.

 on: October 09, 2018, 04:08:07 am 
Started by Zeynab - Last post by Zeynab

Thanks a lot Sister Heba.  I observed that too some time ago and should have clarified that myself but forgot somehow.   The Arabic "ila" is definitely "except." The expression "save for" in some translations means the same as "except" while 'unless' carries a somewhat different definition particularly in connection to the two Verses in discussion here.   While the simple term "except" means 'not including' or 'excluding,' the word "unless" means 'except if' .. when something would happen only under a certain condition ... 'unless' being a more formal expression of 'till' or 'until.'

 on: October 09, 2018, 03:57:41 am 
Started by Zeynab - Last post by Heba E. Husseyn

......   "unless Allah wills" is 'loosely' used by in the Qur'an and often used to emphasise that fact that for anything to happen, Allah's will is required .....

Returning to this topic after over a decade cause I need to clarify an important point.   Of course what brother AOH said is totally correct as confirmed throughout the Quran.  Focused specifically on Verses 11:107-108, the Verses state "except what your Rab wills"  (ila ma shaa Rabbuka), not "unless ...."    So I think Sister Zeynab's commentary specifies that right.

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