~ Be Someone in the Sight of Allah


Aim to be somebody in the sight of Allaah, even if you are nobody in the sight of the people.

Uways al Qarni was a discreet and low profile individual in society, almost unheard of, yet he was a wali of Allah; even Rasulullah (saw) told Umar ibn al Khattab (Yes, Umar!): “Uways ibn Aamir will…


"Physically, the Israelis had won; all those broken lives and all those smashed buildings and all that destroyed infrastructure do not suggest that the Palestinians have "prevailed" (to use a "Bushite" word). But strategically, the Palestinians have won. They are still in Gaza." -Robert Fisk 

Photos by Eloisa d’Orsi 

Operation Protective Shield

Summer 2014

Gaza, Palestine 

"When Allah grants us the sense to ask Him for forgiveness, then He has granted us a huge favor. It’s a sign that He wants to forgive us."

Nouman Ali Khan (via islamicrays)