The Transformation of the Number 40

The Transformation of the Number 40

As we commemorate the 40th day (Arbaeen) after Ashura and the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS) and the shohoda of Karbala, it is important that we understand the importance of the number 40. In Islam, 40 is a transformational number and in this meditation we will, in...
Kaaba, the focus of our minds. Karbala, the focus of our hearts.

Kaaba, the focus of our minds. Karbala, the focus of our hearts.

During the day, when we pray to Allah (SWT), we turn our focus towards the Kaaba and focus our minds towards there. Likewise, whenever we face a challenge or a difficulty in our day, we turn our hearts towards Karbala and remember Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions...
The Days of Imam Hussein (AS) are the Days of Freedom

The Days of Imam Hussein (AS) are the Days of Freedom

We are currently meditating upon the value of our soul. In this meditation, we will focus upon the Islamic definition of freedom that we discussed in our previous meditation, which is the freedom to make the choice and the decision that pleases Allah (SWT) and brings...
Ya Aba Abdillah (AS), the Father of Freedom

Ya Aba Abdillah (AS), the Father of Freedom

We are currently meditating upon the value of our soul. In yesterday’s meditation, we discussed how Allah (SWT) has created us to work hard, as we strive to meet him. We concluded our meditation by looking at the Islamic purpose of why we work hard and how this has...