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    Seeing Our Cars as Our Monastic Cells. By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on : May 26, 2017
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    Much of what we see as burdensome is the result of our subjective perspectives. Joy and suffering are not always objective facts, they are often the results of the interpretation of events in our lives.

    By Nabi Raza Abidi We spend a lot of time driving. According to one study conducted in 2016, Americans on […]

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  • Secularism Islam God

    Secularism as a Mental Process. By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on : May 8, 2017
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    Secularism is not just a political event, it is a mental state where God is isolated and exiled, only popping up from time to time when we require it.

    By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi We often think of secularization as political process. It is easily defined as the separation between something we call religion (whatever […]

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  • Grim Reaper

    The Voices In Our Heads By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on : April 30, 2017
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    Voices in Our Heads: Our greatest enemy is not the physical voices we hear from without, but the dark foreign ones within.

    By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi We all know about those pesky voices in our heads. I don’t mean the good voices, but those really bad and depressing ones. They are anxiety ridden, angry, […]

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  • God's mercy

    Why Despair in God’s Mercy is a Great Sin. By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on : April 11, 2017
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    Despair in God’s mercy (yās) is when we believe that God will never forgive us for our sins. Here we will explain why this is wrong according to Islam.

    By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi There is a hadith Qudsi (a saying from God that is found in the hadith literature but not the Qur’an) that […]

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  • hedonism

    When Comfort Ruins Our Spiritual Growth By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on : April 3, 2017
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    Spiritual growth and inner peace is the result of our patience born out of suffering and not pleasure.

    By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi   Comfort and leisure are important in Islam. People are nowadays lucky if they work 40 hours a week. Comfort and leisure are needed to unwind after stressful days. Yet we also […]

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  • religion of our friends

    We Follow the Religion of Our Friends By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on : March 27, 2017
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    Who we take as our most intimate friends will determine our relationship with God because we follow the religion of our friends.

    By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi Our greatest struggle is against our habits. Perhaps the greatest source of our habits come from our friends. Sometimes we think we are moving forward, but our progress […]

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