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?)
Battling Nafs may be, and it is, a battle that goes on every moment of our life.
And it must go on that way.
For, Nafs requires constant vigilance.
But Islam is all about Thought, Language, Action, Niyyat, Goals and Results.
And Muslims, often, seek refuge, not in Allah, but in cliches -- and shibboleths.
If the Battle is Real, then it must have a Begin Time and an End Time.
And there must be a Plan of Action: a Strategy and a Set of Tactics.
And Resources must be Identified and Mobilized.
And carefully Deployed.
And the Progress of the Battle constantly and vigilantly monitored and supervised.
And Outcomes must be painstakingly agonized over and Envisaged, as they say.
And carefully Targeted.
For example: Hill # 47 must be taken by sundown today.
If these steps are not taken into consideration, and implemented in the order which may suit individuals and groups, the Battle Cryagainst Nafs may end up becoming a cliche, albeit a very nice and impressive one.
And Islam may continue to be the kind of Joke most Muslims have made it to be.
And the World of Allah will continue to get from the Bad State it is in today, to a Much Worse State, which most people cannot even imagine.
Message for Eidul Ad-haa
“My message for this Eidul Ad-haa is a simple one.
When Muslims and their small and big leaders proceed to slaughter and sacrifice their camels, sheep, goats and cows, I suggest they ask the following question of themselves: To what ...
When people invite people to a party with booze and boogey, people say yes with great alacrity: those you know and those you don't.
Or even for a simple community Cook-Out.
That is because there are all kinds of internal and external ...
Even though we all live – hopefully – in free and democratic societies, and operate by democratic norms, Working for Allah means constantly dedicating and rededicating ourselves, with single-mindedness, to our Program, our Jama'at and our Leadership.
Failure or hesitation to ...
Good Muslims go to mosque, engage in community activities, and stay away from bad things -- what in Islam will be called Munkaraat.
Well, Bad Things -- things Muslims should not be doing.
But often Good Muslims' list of Mukaraat is partial and ...
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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.