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Struggle in Worship – Reflections from Surah Al-Ankabut 29:69
When we are done with our worldly tasks, we often feel tired. We feel exhausted. And sometimes we feel our worship as a burden. Even the bare minimum feels heavy. And we try to finish it as quick as possible. How can we change that? In this episode, we discuss our struggles in worship and its rewards.
Overcoming Calamity – Reflections from Surah Al-Baqarah 2:155
If a calamity befalls the Muslim such as in his health or wealth, what is the correct way of dealing with it according to Islam? In this episode, we discuss Tawakkul, or the reliance on God or "trusting in God's plan" in this episode.
Raising a Righteous Family – Reflections from Surah At Tahrim 66:6
Allah says in the Qur'an, “O you who have believed, protect yourselves and your families from a Fire whose fuel is people and stones”. In this episode, we discuss how to raise righteous children and the challenges that come with being a Muslim parent.
Learning in Islam – Reflections from Surah Al-Alaq (96:1-5)
Allah SWT has commanded us to read and seek knowledge throughout our lives. For some of us, we endure the weight of travelling long distances, separated from families and hometowns in order to do this. Sometimes we may feel tired and unmotivated. But Allah SWT promises us of a great reward while enduring these difficulties. In this episode, we discuss our challenges in seeking knowledge and how to overcome them.
Pregnancy, Birth & Breastfeeding – Reflections from Surah Luqman (31:14)
Islam commands kindness, respect and obedience to parents and specifically emphasizes and gives preference to mothers. In this episode, we share our struggles during motherhood and what motivates us to keep going.
Gender Equity in Islam – Reflections from Surah An-Nisa (4:124)
There is a clear distinction between the teachings of Islam and the diverse cultural practices among Muslims, which may or may not be consistent with each other. In this episode, we discuss gender equity in Islam, and why women should be given the same respect as men.