Posts Tagged ‘Intentions’

The Aid of Allah is Tied to One’s Intentions

Lessons in Islamic Work Series: Part I | Part II | Part III | Part IV | Part V | Part VI | Part VII Salim ibn Abdullah radi Allahu `anhu (may Allah be pleased with him) wrote to Umar ibn Abd al-Aziz (ra) giving him the following advice: “Know that the aid of Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala (exalted is He) for His […]

Intentions: Confidence vs. Arrogance

Imam Khalid Latif presents Getting Ready for Ramadan: Intentions: Confidence vs. Arrogance at ICNYU.

A Beautiful Mind

Taking our Intentions to the Next Level and Beyond Most of us are familiar with the ever so famous hadith that actions are taken to account by their intentions (maybe it’s about time we memorized it eh? – hint hint, wink wink, yes YOU!) Most of us struggle with our intentions day in and day […]

Re-Evaluating Our Iman: A Reflection on the Last Page of Surat Al-Kahf

Part I A Painful Experience When reading the 11-page surah most Fridays, the verses of the last page never fail to call my attention to a disturbing event. Allah says in Surat al-Kahf: Say, [O Muhammad], “Shall we [believers] inform you of the greatest losers as to [their] deeds? [They are] those whose effort is […]