I do not claim any ownership over above image. Salah is a physical, mental, and spiritual act of worship which Muslims perform 5 times daily. You often hear “no matter how hard things get, never let go of your Salah (prayer).” But let’s look closely at why this statement is beneficial to us. First of… Read More Salah (Prayer) and Mindfulness
You may ask yourself “why me?” But sometimes, we don’t get to know why. In Islam, we believe that this life is a trial, that everything happens for a reason. We also believe that what we face in life are the consequences of our own choices and decisions. Sometimes we may not know its a… Read More Trials
We tend to look for happiness and we often think that once we achieve that one thing that we desire so intensely, then we will be happy. I have heard my friends say many times that they would be so happy if they had a certain type of car, a luxurious lifestyle, if they were… Read More Finding peace
Failures, setbacks, heartbreaks, broken friendships or relationships are all meant to teach us something. I learned a valuable lesson and that is to not hate the unpleasant experiences as they shape us. It is during the storm that we understand the value of peace and blessings that we fail to see when everything is… Read More Fate (Qadr)
Boundaries show us how someone may feel towards us as well as their own internal struggles. It’s a feedback on an individual’s emotional well-being. It’s important to remember that despite someone crossing your boundaries, you have to stay true to yourself and hold on to your boundaries. You cannot control or change someone’s reaction but… Read More Setting Boundaries
If only I had the passion for random college courses that we are required to take just to get a certain degree as I do for photography, art or helping another person then it things wouldn’t feel so overwhelming. Sometimes, I just wonder why even bother… I receive a great amount of joy by just… Read More Encouraging to do what we love
I’m pretty sure you have heard many times that a negative mind will never give you a positive life and it is kind of true! Taking everything to heart, stressing over things that we have no control over and constantly reminding ourselves about what is wrong in our lives…let’s just say you are leading yourself… Read More Negative thoughts equal negative life ?
There was a point in my life when planning the next day or setting goals seemed to be just a waste of time. When I would hear the cheesy motivational speeches about having a vision for your future, I truly never understood the importance of it. After two years in college, I became a workaholic… Read More Night Time Routine that will change your life!
Image by Forbes I would describe confidence as something very tricky because a little of it can help us but too much of it can even hurt us. However, there are things that one can do to increase his or her level of confidence so here it comes! 1. Fake it till you make it!… Read More Can you be confident?