Indeed Salawat is highly encouraged by our Prophet Muhammad himself. Additionally, in the Quran, Allah ties the concept of love with ittiba' (اتّباع) i.e. ‘to follow’.
“There’s so much more work that needs to be done.” — Raghad Altikriti
Today is a world so bereft of inspiring leaders that when one appeared - even for a short spell - it felt so divine like the cool and soothing drizzle after a long drought.
So, what are your resolutions and goals for 2020?
Are you still in the mood of the festive season? Whether you are fond of oranges or not, you may want to ‘peel the skin’ of what Fiqh al-Ta’ayush is all about.
"Kill me if that is what they have wanted. I don’t care, so long that the children of Surabaya are not being ruined.” — Mayor Risma
"If I am to be asked, who is Habibie? Is he an engineer, a Muslim, or an Indonesian? I will answer that Habibie is a Muslim.”
Before this, we think that being a Daie is all about spirituality and ar-Rasul is all about miracles and superlatives.
Al-Adha is all about the beautiful stories of sacrifice. We sacrifice what we love in exchange for what is greater, nobler and most righteous in the sight of Allah. So,…