About

Hmm! I’m a muslimah trying to love my Creator, trying to learn my deen, trying to persevere upon trials, trying to be the best Muslimah I can be, trying, trying.

I’m a wife to a darling Zawjy, a student of the Noble Quran and Arabiyyah, and a researcher in Computational Sustainability.

I love “tripping” – going places and seeing new things and teaching – family, neighbors and friends.

This blog was born out of a desire to stay committed to reading a Juz of the quran daily in Ramadan 1432; and not just reading but also reflecting upon its meanings. I have decided to continue with my recitation and reflection after Ramadan and blog about inspirational verses here.

I intend to pick a theme monthly for my reflection and then post an aayah (verse) in each Juz that relates to the theme. I’ll be starting post-Ramadan i.e. September 2011 inshaAllaah.

Most of the time, I’ll just post up the aayah (the arabic version from Tanzil.net) and I’ll also include the translation from The Noble Quran by Dar -Us-Salam. Occasionally, I might include my own comments on why the Aaayah struck me as inspiring and maybe a tafsir of the verse (from Tafsir Ibn Kathir) too, inshaAllaah.

I’ll love to get feedback from readers on similar verses in the monthly theme that you have found truly inspiring. Suggestions are also welcome on possible monthly themes.

If Allaah spares my life till the next Ramadan, I hope that I can look back on my blog posts and evaluate how, blogging about an aayah in each Juz that particularly struck me, helped me stay committed to

Building my Imaan, an-ayah-at-a-time! 

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21 Comments

21 thoughts on “About

  1. Dodo

    Barakallahu fiyk.

  2. Umm MaryamJameelah

    Mashallah this is sooo inspiring! May Allah make it beneficial for us all, and like Dodo prayed…”barakallahu fiyk”

  3. MaryamF

    As salaamu alaykum ya ukhtee.

    May Allaah bless your efforts and works, aameen. This blog is truly engaging and empowering, maa shaa Allaah.

    Keep the banner of Islam flying as you have always been doing.

    Barakah Allaahu Feeki.

  4. wa alaykum salaam, ukhtee.
    Aamin to your duas and may Allaah accept all our acts as truly for His sake.
    Jazaakillaahu khayran for dropping by and hope you’ll contribute to the themes someday.

  5. Masha ALLAH alaik, May ALLAH make it easy for us all to keep up our goals and be consistent with acts of ibaadah, ameen.

  6. Hope you don’t mind if i post your themes on my website, http://www.hidayah-institute.com . Please send me your number., It’s Hidayah Dabiri

  7. Bola Ishowo

    may Almighty Allah accept and bless all of your work and efforts. May Alllah continue to make it easy for you, inshAllah.

  8. Umm Abdullaah

    Asalaam aleykum warahmatullah wabarakatuh!
    Dear Sis,
    Its great to find such a beautiful work done for the love of Allah, so note this!: ” On those who believe and work deeds of righteousness, will (Allah) Most Gracious bestow Love.” (Surah Mar yam vs 96) Please, keep on the the good work for indeed : ” …. work on! Allah beholdeth your work and so do His Rasool and the believers….”(surah Tawbah vs 105)

    • wa alaykum salaam wa rahmatullaah wa barakatuuh,

      yaa ukhtii, those verses you quoted are so thoughtful mashaAllaah. They are truly inspiring and heart-warming.
      May Allaah accept our deeds and love us too!
      Jazakillaahu khayran.

  9. Umm Abdullaah

    Ramlah will be practicing her reading skill on your blog spot insha Allaah

    • lol, reading Tafsir from such an early age is such a noble skill to acquire. I pray that Allaah increases her in knowledge and understanding.

  10. Ummufurqaan

    Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa baarakatuh,

    This is really nice and quite inspiring, I think it’s high time I checked what’s happening on my blog, lol. Baaraka Allaahu feek.

    • wa alaykum salaam wa rahmatullaah wa barakahtuuh.
      Aameen wa Jazaakillaahu khayran for the comments.
      You have a blog? pls share the link and lets benefit from it : )

  11. salaam alaykum sister Fatimah n everyone who has posted on here, for this post, ill just say m glad I met u.

  12. Aramide Ghaniyyah

    BarakaAllaahu feeku,

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