Tags » Spiritual Development

Creating Devotions for Secular Events- Brainstorming

In theory, I believe there isn’t a strict separation between the holy and the mundane- to some degree there is, but the lines are blurry as with everything spiritual. 458 more words

Spiritual Development

Beneath the Surface

An earthquake is always unexpected. When it hits, the world is shaking and everything around us seems to be crumbling and falling apart.  It is truly terrifying. 737 more words

Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment' - Rumi and A J Heschel

From Rumi we have;

“Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment. Cleverness is mere opinion, bewilderment is intuition.” 

From Abraham Joshua Heschel we have; 171 more words

Spiritual Development

THE FEMININE FLUX- AN ISSUE OF OUR TIME

…..as salam alaikum, what some brothers (and their female cohorts) don’t like is a sister who speaks out and no-way a pretty sister with light skin that speaks out.We are supposed to know our place.It is the beauty that attracts brothers and this is why certain sisters have more experience than other in their dialogue with brothers, especially us reverts who often don’t have a maharam and have to stand up for ourselves, alhmdulilah maasha’allah, we stand up for ourselves and this is what SOME people don’t like, people male and female who come from cultures where women are oppressed.Those cultures are not Islamic, they might be Muslim but they are not Islamic. 566 more words

Self Improvement

'Someone Should Start Laughing' - poem by Hafiz

‘Someone Should Start Laughing’

I have a thousand brilliant lies
For the question:

How are you?

I have a thousand brilliant lies
For the question: 59 more words

Spiritual Development

Dear Ed or Dave NESTA and the RSA show you how you can be successful as Prime Minister

Would you like a UK government that resembles the best of the rest?  I would.  Here are a set of very intelligent suggestions (which is why you Ed, or Dave, will probably repeat the stuff that has given us the current mess). 138 more words

Spiritual Development

'Love abounds' - Hildegard of Bingen

Love abounds in all things, excels from the depths to beyond the stars, is lovingly disposed to all things. She has given the king on high the kiss of peace. 10 more words

Spiritual Development