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Rating: 0 of 0 votes Quote Al-Cordoby Replybullet Posted: 26 December 2017 at 12:35pm
Forgive and Move On

What you focus on grows.

If you have bad feelings towards someone who wronged you, you will find that these negative feelings will keep your mind busy.

What happens when you decide to forgive that person?

It's like turning over to a new page: you forget the past and focus on today.

And this is a good remedy to regaining your inner peace.

So forgive and move on.

This life is too short to waste on silly fights.

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Starting a New Year With Wisdom, Patience and Peace

Who are the wise people?

The answer depends on your definition of what wisdom really means.

One definition of wisdom is "the ability to think and act using knowledge, experience, understanding, common sense, and insight."

Knowledge is very important to reach wisdom, and so is experience, understanding, common sense and insight.

May the New Year bring us all more of those qualities, and enable us all to live in peace with a Win-Win approach in life.

If you are really searching for peace, search for patience and wisdom.

God loves those who are patient.


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Be Patient When Faced with Hardships: They May Be Good For you

How can a hardship be good?

That is the logical question most people would ask.

And sister Yasmin Mogahed answers this in a short sentence in her new book "Love & Happiness":

We spend so much time asking God to cure us of our hardships.

But we never stop to consider that our hardships are curing us.

All of God's Prophets went through many hardships on their spiritual journey, and eventually they grew in faith.

So be patient, if you are really searching for being closer to God.




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Thank God with All Your Heart

We have so many blessings in life we are unaware of...

For the blessings we know and those we don't, thank God.

When you thank Him, you are being grateful.

You express your contentment with all what He has blessed you with.

And when you thank you, He increases you with more blessings and fills your heart with faith and peace.

If you are really searching for peace, thank your Creator

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Knowledge is Light

If you want to increase in faith, do an effort to increase in beneficial knowledge.

Knowledge brings light to the heart, and increases faith, and the best type of knowledge a believer can seek is knowledge of our Creator.

Try to better understand His names and attributes, what He likes and what He doesn't, what He commands and what He prohibits.

With this knowledge, you will find your faith gradually increases, and with that more peace will enter your heart.

So start now and pray that God increases you in knowledge.

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Knowledge of the Path of the Hereafter

So which type of knowledge should one seek and give high priority?

As suggested in the last post, learning to understand God's Names and Attributes is a top priority, as we were created to get to know Him, and then worship Him.

After that, all knowledge which helps guide us to the Path of the Hereafter, to reach the Abode of Peace is what we should seek.

This is the advice of Imam Abu Hamid Al-Ghazali in his amazing book (The Revival of the Sciences of Religion), and he is right.

If you are really searching for peace, seek the knowledge which will lead you to the Abode of Peace, In-Shaa-Allah


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