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?)
We all live among people. No Robinson Crusoe among us. No Hayy bin Yaqzwaan.
So, it is natural for us to try to please people and gain their approval. At least not to give them cause for fear or suspicion, hate or hostility toward us.
And since we are all fresh chicks just hatched out of the eggs of 500 years of the most brutal, barbaric, genocidal, humanicidal, Colonial Dominationand Tyranny of every single aspect of our life, it is natural for us to Worship all things White, European, American.
God Bless America!
Self-Hate is a necessary and strong correlate of a Colonized, Tyrannized Mind.
But remember there is another side to this coin. While White European Colonization has dominated and tyrannized this world for the past half a millennium, God Almighty has owned and run this world from Infinity.
And it is his Writ -- God Almighty’s Full and Unconditional Mandate -- that runs this world even today.
As it will forever and ever and ever.
And while people may have all kinds of power and wealth to which most of us may genuflect, let us not forget that Allah has the kind of ever lasting and absolute power before which the angels, the sun, the moon, the stars and heavens and earth tremble and prostrate.
So, smart money says -- just a nice White Gambling Expression -- More than all the others, first and foremost, try to please Allah. He will make sure People are pleased with you too.
If not, you will win over neither the people, nor God. You will lose both.
Khasirad-Duniyaa wal Aakhirah!
That is Qur’an for: We will come out as Losers in both This World and the Next World.
"Two kinds of people live on God's earth – among all the millions of other kinds that there are:
A) Those who get things done.B) Those who talk about getting things done.
The first kind: Doers.
The second kind: Talkers.
While Islam cares about all ...
Here is what the Qur'an says about the kind of priorities each one of us should have in our lives. And the Qur'an makes it crystal clear that Islam needs to be a most serious personal concern for each one of us.
And the Qur'an ...
Human life is all about technology. And so is Islam.
It is all about learning to do what we do better -- and pressing into service the best tools for each task at hand.
But the difference in each situation, and on ...
What each and everyone of us must do is to learn Islam, from scratch as it were, and to preach and teach it to everyone everywhere in the world.
This is the job for which Allah created us in the first ...
Who do you think Egypt, the UAE, the Saudis, the Jordanians, the Sudanese all are? Not the people and the common masses. But their Governments; their Leadership Elements; and their so-called Elite. Their Intellectual Elite. As well as much of their so-called Religious Elite.
The world today is dealing with two important legacies, coming from two contrasting cultures, traditions, histories and overarching value structures.
One is Islam and the other is European Colonization. A proper understanding of these two contrasting legacies holds the key to ...
There are good and bad Muslims in this world. Just like all the good and bad non-Muslims that there are in this world.
Bad Muslims are of course busy doing bad things.
But good Muslims? They think they are doing good things. But ...
"Consider Islam just another project, a personal project.
Just like going to school.
Getting a job.
Building a business.
Finding a mate.
Acquiring a home.
Getting your kids married off, as they say.
Watching your favorite TV show or football or cricket or basketball game.
And then ...
Greetings to the Free and to Those Not Yet Free, But Fighting for Their Freedom
On this Happy and Wonderful Eidul Fitr, 1433/2012, we bring greetings to all the Free People of the World and to All Those Other People of ...
One of the biggest ongoing challenges before those working for Allah -- you, me and anyone else who say they are -- is this: How long will we continue on this difficult and rather lonely path of Allah's work?
Hazrat Nuh, Alaihis Salam, ...
Truth is what Islam is all about. And Islam calls it Al-Haqq.
Therefore, commitment to the pursuit, discovery, verification and validation of truth, and to the fearless telling and sharing of truth with the world, is the divine formula for personal Najaat ...
There are different states of being or living in this world. One is Islam and the other is what Islam calls Jaahiliyyah.
Earlier or pre-existing forms and levels of Jaahiliyyah is how the Qur'an puts it.
Islam is living life within and ...
For all too many people, how easy it is to talk Islam.
That is partly because Islam is so beautiful, so wonderful, so easy, so logical, so systematic, and so great.
Islam is so perfect in every way, and so clear in ...
Iqbal was one of the greatest poets the world has ever known – in any language, culture, time or place.
Just like Ghalib before him.
And just like Khosroe centuries before both of them.
Just like the other two, Iqbal too wrote not ...
Islam is based 1000 % on personal integrity. That means the credibility and believability of those who "Preach" Islam and "Practice" Islam.
Where our personal integrity is compromised, everything else becomes irrelevant.
In fact, Islam itself becomes a moot point.
After that, it ...
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 ...
What most people don’t understand is that Muslims are people. And in that sense, speaking generally, Muslims are no more or less, and no better or worse, than most other people in this world.
And what do most people want out ...
Muslims fight. Among themselves I mean. Barring some very important exceptions, reasons often range from bad to very bad.
But if you ask me, Muslims must make up with Muslims, no matter what the reasons for their fights. And here are ...
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