Ahmed was 11 years old when his mother (a single mom) dropped him off for his first Qirat lesson. I prefer that students (especially boys!) begin at an earlier age, which I explained to Ahmed. But Ahmed said that it had always been his mother’s dream to hear him recite the Quran. So I took … Read moreI Want to Recite Qur’an to My Mom: A moving story
Love is an inherent part of ourselves. Love resides in our heart but manifests outwardly in various forms. Love can build our characters and dictate our actions. As a muslim, let see what Allah says about love in the Qur’an. Love to worldly enjoyment “It was made attractive to people, the love of things they … Read moreLove in the Qur’an
Recently I found an old note attached on a wall in a friend of mine’s office. It was a printout of an article from the internet with the above title about the virtue or hikmah of reading the holy Qur’an. A beautiful story worth sharing! Here it is: An old American Muslim lived on a … Read moreWhy read the Qur’an when we do not understand arabic?