Ibrahim (AS)’s Sacrifice, Your Sacrifice

This Eid, all of us made the perfunctory Qurbani or sacrifice of an animal, echoing the selfless act of our father, Ibrahim (AS) so many years ago.  I found myself reflecting on the meaning of this sacrifice, why it was so beloved to Allah (SWT) and what He wants us to learn from this story. … Continue reading

Response to a Comment on Facebook

A colleague of mine on facebook responded to my post on Al-Fatiha: I’m pretty sure those who have gone astray are those who murder, rape, and show other kinds of cruelty to other humans and living beings. Not just those who don’t follow the Quran as it is written, which is what this entry seems … Continue reading