Thirty Day Projects for Holy Ramadan
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Thirty Day Projects for Holy Ramadan

Holy Ramadan Holy Ramadan is a month of piety, supplication, devotion and much effort is given to purify the soul and seek higher spiritual enlightenment. Each believer charts his/her path through a set of personal activities. However, for this Holy Ramadan, we have created three projects for charting your personal spiritual search . 1. Thirty…

Fundamental Spiritual Concepts for Holy Ramadan
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Fundamental Spiritual Concepts for Holy Ramadan

Holy Ramadan Ramadan is the ninth month of Arab and Islamic calendar. Fasting is prescribed for this month according to the following verse of the Holy Qur’an: The month of Ramadan in which was revealed the Qur’an, a guidance for mankind, and clear proofs of the guidance, and the Criterion (of right and wrong). And…

Wealth, Children, Good Deeds and Salvation
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Wealth, Children, Good Deeds and Salvation

Ya Ali Madad! In this post, I have cross linked ayats from the Holy Quran with sayings of Noor Mowlana Murtaza Ali (a.s.) from Nahjul Balagha for greater insights and wisdom. Let us read the following ayats of from the Holy Quran which pertain to wealth, children, good deeds and salvation: Holy Qur’an Ayats Wealth…

Guidance From Darkness into Light
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Guidance From Darkness into Light

Ya Ali Madad! In this post, I have cross linked an ayat from the Holy Quran with a saying of Noor Mowlana Murtaza Ali (a.s.) from Nahjul Balagha for greater insights and wisdom. Let us read the following verse from the Holy Quran: Holy Qur’an Ayat Allah is the Protecting Guardian of those who believe….

Bartering Good Deeds for Peace and Light
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Bartering Good Deeds for Peace and Light

Ya Ali Madad! In this post, I have cross linked an ayat from the Holy Quran with a saying of Noor Mowlana Murtaza Ali (a.s.) from Nahjul Balagha for greater insights and wisdom. Let us read the following verse from the Holy Quran: Holy Qur’an Ayat And there are men who say: “Our Lord! Give…

Balance Between Din and Duniya
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Balance Between Din and Duniya

Ya Ali Madad! In this post, I have cross linked an ayat from the Holy Quran with a saying of Noor Mowlana Murtaza Ali (a.s.) from Nahjul Balagha for greater insights and wisdom. Let us read the following verse from the Holy Quran: Holy Qur’an Ayat Say: O My bondmen who believe! Observe your duty…

Foundational Prayers During Laylat al-Qadr
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Foundational Prayers During Laylat al-Qadr

Ya Ali Madad. In this post, I will first present two great teachings of Noor Mowlana Murtaza Ali (a.s.) which will set the stage for submissions and supplications during Laylat al-Qadr. I will then present some important activities and resources to help each one of us to design a plan for this Holy Night. The…

True and Sincere Repentance
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True and Sincere Repentance

Ya Ali Madad. Let us first reflect upon the concept of repentance and Allah’s mercy from the following ayats of the Holy Qur’an (39:53-54): Qul yaa – ‘Ibaadiyallazinna ‘asrafuu ‘alaaa ‘anfusihim laaa taqnatuu mir – Rahmatillaah: ‘innallaaha yaqfiruz – zunuuba jamii – ‘aa. ‘Inahuu Huwal-Gafuurur-Rahiim. (39:53) Say: O My servants who have transgressed against their…

Supplication for Our Return Journey
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Supplication for Our Return Journey

Ya Ali Madad. Holy Ramadan is a month of prayer, supplication, fasting and reflection of our life on the earth and our ultimate journey back to our creator. Let us first read the commentary on ayat 2:186 presented in the above card, then internalize an excerpt from the philosophical poetry of Dai Nasir-i Khusraw with…