The Ease of Piety

In these months of Dhul-Hijjah, I have seen many people scramble to complete as many good deeds as possible.  After all, our Prophet (ﷻ) mentioned these are the most beloved days to Allah (ﷺ) in which any good deed can be done.  However, what about after Dhul-Hijjah?...

From the Desk of the Imam — Sharing `Eid

Asalamualaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu, I pray you all are well and basking in the rays of mercy showering down upon us this Ramadan.  It has been a while since I have reached out to everyone.  Many things have been changing in our community over the course of...

Ideological Bullying

Bullying has become an epidemic.  As a child, I was the recipient (you could say “victim”) of bullying.  This was perhaps because I was a minority at my public school.  It may have also been because of the fact that I was quite overweight.  Who knows,...

From an “A” to a “B”

I remember one of the most frustrating scores to receive on a quiz was a 26/30.  A 27/30 was an “A” = 90%.  However, a 26/30 was a “B” ~ 86.67%.  It was only one point, but that would mean a person fell from an “A” to a...