Quote-Unquote: Dr. Pasha on Islam,
Muslims and the World
(Bringing Islam to the World One Concept at a Time!
Taking the Qur'an to Every Home and Heart that Needs It --
And which One Does Not?)
To all those people who keep asking what is wrong with the world, my advice is simple and direct: Look to Muslims!
Check to see what the Muslims are up to. See how Muslims are behaving. And see in what state the Muslims are and what is happening to the Muslims.
For, as the Muslims are, and as the Muslims behave, so will the world be.
And, put somewhat differently, as the world treats Muslims, so will God treat the world. For, Muslims, in a manner of speaking, are the barometer for God’s world. That means as the Muslims are, so would the world be.
Kuntum Shu-ha-daa-a Alannaas, says the Qur’an.
Paraphrase and extrapolation:
You, Believers and Muslims!
You are the keepers and guardians of the world.
You will provide testimony on the state of the world.
And on the behavior of the people.
And for everyone who wants a better world, my suggestion is don’t forget Muslims are your Go-To People for a better world.
For, if the Muslims only got their act together, both in terms of how the world treats them as well as how they treat the world, this world would be a vastly different place compared to the kind of world it is right now.
Working for Allah: Working Involuntarily vs. Working Voluntarily
Working for Allah: A Considered Choice
Islam: A Rational Alternative
Working for Allah: “Worshipping” God and Serving God’s Creation
Islam: Being a Dutiful Slave of the Almighty
Kufr: Refusing to Work for Allah – Knowingly, Willfully, Arrogantly
That is what we call "Working for Allah." It is nothing more or less than what some others may call "Islamic Work."
One of the most important elements of this work is its Integrity: Integrity of the Work and the Personal ...
Muslims are worried about Muslims. How to get them closer to God. And how to get them into Paradise.
And there are a million shaikhs and mowlanas and wannabes on their trail.
There is also money -- and a career path? -- ...
What we want is not just for people coming to Pasha Hour International for "more" ideas.
Or for more listening pleasure.
It is for people to take the ideas -- every single idea -- from Pasha Hour International and working on it ...
Water does not ask anyone if it should flow and in what direction. It just goes where there is an opening. And where there is no opening, water makes one. It makes its own opening.
Water does not wait ...
Working for Allah is strange business. To say the least, it is a one-way traffic.
Those who say they work for Allah give everything and receive nothing in return. Except, of course, from their God – provided their intentions are pure ...
Allah does not need anyone's help. For, Allah is As-Swamad – the one who is totally and completely independent of others.
So also, Allah's work does not need anyone's help. For, Allah has no Shareek, no partner or associate of any ...
Those of us who are in any form or shape affiliated with this work that we have been calling Working for Allah are standing at a crossroad. Each and everyone of us must, therefore, stand before their God -- Rabbus Samaawaati ...
If a tiny band of Muslims cannot work together as a team for the achievement of our common goals, under a leadership that we ourselves elected and put in place, following a program we wholeheartedly approve and support, then, we ...
Only Muslims Can Defeat Muslims?
Dr. Pasha has repeatedly pointed out how only Muslims can defeat Muslims. That seems to be the Muslim story -- forever.
Use that model to interpret the events in the world today -- or at any ...
A Thought about Muslims
Muslims are indeed quite a people and they always seem to want to do their own thing -- never mind what Islam really is and never mind what's happening to the world.
Muslims may certainly be psychologically ...
Muslims are God’s people on earth. And there are expectations that are associated with that exalted position.
Expectations that humanity has from Muslims.
Expectations that all of Allah’s creation has from Muslims.
And, more than anything or anyone else, expectations that God Almighty ...
Beyond all propaganda and lies that are let loose against Islam and Muslims by all and sundry, here is a bit of clarification on what it means to be Working for Allah, a concept that is at the core of ...
“The world is full of problems – some small, some big; some comparatively easy to solve and some that defy solution.
One solution to many of the problems we face – and certainly one way of coping with life and its ...
“Your journey to God begins when and where your preoccupation with your own self tapers off.
The more ascendant and salient you make yourself in your list of priorities and in your own scheme of things, and the more prominent your ...
“There are those in this world who wish to die for Allah. I wish to say to them: “Have you ever tried living for Allah?”
“Give it a shot,” I say to them. I mean living for Allah. “You might like it.”
“What many of us don’t understand is that Allah gets his work done, no matter who gets in the way; and no matter who refuses to do his bidding; and no matter who drags his feet.
Whoever said: “His Will Be ...
“Our work is not about 'Helping Out’ or 'Running Errands’ for the big boys, even though help is always needed and most welcome. Our work is really about 'Taking Charge’ of Allah’s Deen, Islam, and 'Working Day and Night’ to Become ...
AN OPEN-HOUSE CAMPAIGN
MUSLIMS: A PEOPLE WITH A MISSION
AN OPEN HOUSE FOR YOUR MOSQUE
ISLAM: A SYSTEM OF NEIGHBORLY RELATIONS
NEIGHBORLINESS: A CONCEPT THAT GOES BEYOND INDIVIDUALS
BENEFITS OF AN OPEN HOUSE
THE Jum'ah KHUTBAH: ITS NATURE AND USES
A CULTURE CALLED ISLAM
OPEN-HOUSE PROGRAMME ...
You are invited to register for an Arabic Language Program by Dr. Pasha – Unlike anything you have ever done before.
This program will be conducted by Zoom video meetings at dates and times to be confirmed.
Prerequisite: Know how to read Arabic. If you do not, pick up a copy of our Qur’an Reader and start working on it right away. If you need help, ask us, we can help you learn to read the Qur’an in about three months.