“The Messenger of Allah (salallahu alayhi wa sallam) said: Indifference towards this world does not mean forbidding what is permitted, or squandering wealth, rather indifference towards this world means not thinking that what you have in your hand is more reliable than what is in Allah’s Hand, and it means feeling that the reward for a calamity that befalls you is greater than that which the calamity makes you miss out on.”
— Sunan Ibn Majah, Zuhd Book 37, Hadith 4239
And they ask you about your love for seclusion, say it is a relief from backbiting, an escape from gossip, and a means to ward off the sins of the tongue, and a mercy that keeps me away from “he said, she said”…
Read Surah Yusuf when you’re feeling sad. Ask Allah to grant you pardon and freedom from the situation.
I think of this platform as a safe space for myself and my fellow readers. The message that I intend to bring home is of hope, patience, perseverance and resilience.
If you’re here with good intentions, I pray you’ll benefit from the things I’ve shared. If you’re here with the intention to find my flaws, I hope you find what you’ve been looking for. If you’re here just to enlarge the pictures I’ve displayed that involve myself or my family, I pray that God will help you find better things to do with your life.