Jump to content
Guests can now reply in ALL forum topics (No registration required!) ×
Guests can now reply in ALL forum topics (No registration required!)
In the Name of God بسم الله
  • entries
    6
  • comments
    38
  • views
    3,178

Sisters-Choose The God-Fearing Man

Miss Wonderful

2,587 views

The most satisfying spouse  is the God Fearing Man. He is the one you should look for and he most likely wont be online-he's too busy making a difference in the world.

You will never be bored with him. The way he is devoted to Allah SWT will fill you up with admiration and respect. His humor will be wholesome and sweet. His shyness and the way he lowers his gaze will make you fall madly in love with him. He will be  truthful. He will be pleased to meet your mother and greet her in the most polite manner as if he were her own son. He might not be a 10, but how he takes care of his body, and the Noor given to him from Allah SWT will be enough to attract you for a life time making him an 11 in your book. 

He will never put you down. His language will be pure and sweet. You will feel safe and beautiful with him, and he will inspire you to fulfill your Islamic duties as a wife to the best of your abilities



29 Comments


Recommended Comments



6 hours ago, IbnSina said:

Also, if he does not try to manipulate your feelings by flirting with you on the first talk because he respects you more than you respect yourself, that does not mean his autistic but that you need to stop watching hollywood junk.

Absolutely- he might not  know how to string sugary words that all girls want to hear- but even his shy silence or few genuine words  that he says will be the most beautiful that you will always cherish cuz they will be genuine and fill your heart up. You will overlook his race as well. He will  be more beautiful than any false hollywood portrayal.  

Edited by Miss Wonderful

Share this comment


Link to comment
Guest silasun

Posted (edited)

44 minutes ago, enigma313 said:

Are you serious? Do you think men like this actually exist? You live in a fantasy world....just saying.

I think that you should replace 'men' with 'people' and join the club. There are good people out there but the annoying ones are a black mark on the white paper so we ignore the white and focus on the bad. I think it's important to change that impulse of disappointment at mankind and focus on the more important things in life

At the end of the day, it's unlikely we are going to find many people who are are great and God-fearing... as somebody who has been guilty of this before, I don't think it's worth (talking from experience!) paying attention to people whose actions stink really bad although they like to appear great.

 

 

Edited by silasun

Share this comment


Link to comment

full disclosure: I am an unmarried male. this doesn't mean that I am trying to use this blog as a way for me to hook up with any sisters. but I think i need to give you some advice from the brothers side. 

"god fearing" men are as rare as unicorns. what is there in you, that would make such a man desire to marry you? you are pretty? so what. the world is full of pretty girls. you are a virgin? so what, the world is full of virgins. you are religious? so what, the world is full of religious girls. 

instead, look for a man who is "good fearing ENOUGH". think what are deal breakers when it comes to marriage, and what things you can be flexible/ compromise on. also look at a mans lifestyle. often a man might live a decent, moral life while not fully practising his religion. can such a man be encouraged to fulfil his obligations? if so, he should be considered. often the mullah-types are the ones with the dirtiest secrets. 

do not ever trust anything any man ever says or does in front of you. men will lie about EVERYTHING to get you. 

find out what you can independently. facebook, linkedin etc. 

find a guy who you can be comfortable with enough that you can fart around him and a guy who can make you laugh and a guy who can talk to you on a level so deep you can pass hours in conversation and not realise the time has passed. 

basically, what I am saying is, prince charming doesnt exist. your knight in shining armour doesnt exist. dont look for a bonfire, look for a spark where you can build a bonfire together 

 

Share this comment


Link to comment

I would personally never advise any sister to marry any man or any man to marry any sister who does not at least fulfill his or her religious obligations (wajibats) unless of course wajibats are not important to the person in question in which case I would advise the person to first fulfill their religious obligations and then search for marriage. 

Share this comment


Link to comment

@DigitalUmmah If a woman desires a religious man, this already says a lot about her. Look around you and see what women nowadays fall for, 'bad boy' type personas because 'oh they're so cool and religious ones are so backwards.' Btw, religious doesn't necessarily mean growing a beard to the knees or spending day and night in the mosque, religion is akhlaaq first before anything else. 

Edited by Pearl178

Share this comment


Link to comment
2 minutes ago, Pearl178 said:

@DigitalUmmah If a woman desires a religious man, this already says a lot about her. Look around you and see what women nowadays fall for, 'bad boy' type personas because 'oh they're so cool and religious ones are so backwards.' Btw, religious doesn't necessarily mean growing a beard to the knees or spending day and night in the mosque, religion is akhlaaq first before anything else. 

I'm not bragging about how much of a bad boy I am....but one time, I pulled the USB stick out of my PC without it being safe for it to eject. 

Share this comment


Link to comment

Let me be straight to all of you sisters. God fearing man..... I fear Allah but it doesn't mean i am an angel... I am a human being i have desires and needs I try my best to avoid haram things but hey i am a man and I am not perfect. I have committed many sins in my life but as long as i am aware of those sins and I ask my Lord (Allah) to forgive me... i think i am a good person. 

Share this comment


Link to comment
10 minutes ago, Ali_ul_azeem said:

Let me be straight to all of you sisters. God fearing man..... I fear Allah but it doesn't mean i am an angel... 

Psssh ! 

Your proclamtion doesn't count since you are off the market. :coffee:

Share this comment


Link to comment
26 minutes ago, starlight said:

Can anyone explain to me what are the chatacteristics that an individual must possess in order to be categoriezed as a god fearing man ? 

one who treats those who can not benefit him in any way with the same respect he would give to those who could give him a million pounds

Share this comment


Link to comment
5 hours ago, starlight said:

Can anyone explain to me what are the chatacteristics that an individual must possess in order to be categoriezed as a god fearing man ? 

An  individual who doesn't manipulate others or steps over them to get what they want: for instance pledging false promises. Someone who  genuinely does the  Islamic requirement such as salah and fasting. A person who  wont drink or do drugs and abstains from using bad language as best as they can. Etc..

Share this comment


Link to comment

Does wishing to change and  be God-fearing count, where does that stand exactly. 

10 hours ago, DigitalUmmah said:

I'm not bragging about how much of a bad boy I am....but one time, I pulled the USB stick out of my PC without it being safe for it to eject. 

So did I, big whoop.

 

On Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 4:50 PM, Miss Wonderful said:

yes Alhamduillah they do exist and that is the reality.

Yes, they exist but they are  few and far between, your best option is to take a man who is willing to be the man you want and work with what you get.

Share this comment


Link to comment
3 hours ago, Gaius I. Caesar said:

Does wishing to change and  be God-fearing count, where does that stand exactly. 

The criterion in spouse selection is willingness to submit to the commands of God. It does not make sense for a person to want to become a pious person but at the same time not put effort in to act on their religious duties - staying away from the sins and doing the obligations.

Of course, that doesn't mean that you reject anybody who makes errors from time to time - sometimes the going gets tough and you slip and sometimes there is a genuine misunderstanding about the actual Islamic law, so a person ends up breaking it unintentionally. However, there should be that willingness to submit to God present within the spouse.

It is interesting that the hadiths tell us to look for religion and akhlaq - akhlaq is something which actually firmly has a role in Shariah (a person may not swear, backbite or lie, but any action, even if it is halal in and of itself like pointing a person's fault out in their own face, which hurts your spouse is absolutely haram unless there is some overriding reason) but sadly, people think that they are the "most religious person in the world" now that they have the beard, pray on time and give their khums and zakat - fearing God is a lot more than making sure your income is halal and that you pray, fast and do hajj - fearing God means you do the right thing no matter if it is in your favour or against you.

Share this comment


Link to comment
41 minutes ago, silasun said:

The criterion in spouse selection is willingness to submit to the commands of God. It does not make sense for a person to want to become a pious person but at the same time not put effort in to act on their religious duties - staying away from the sins and doing the obligations.

Of course, that doesn't mean that you reject anybody who makes errors from time to time - sometimes the going gets tough and you slip and sometimes there is a genuine misunderstanding about the actual Islamic law, so a person ends up breaking it unintentionally. However, there should be that willingness to submit to God present within the spouse.

It is interesting that the hadiths tell us to look for religion and akhlaq - akhlaq is something which actually firmly has a role in Shariah (a person may not swear, backbite or lie, but any action, even if it is halal in and of itself like pointing a person's fault out in their own face, which hurts your spouse is absolutely haram unless there is some overriding reason) but sadly, people think that they are the "most religious person in the world" now that they have the beard, pray on time and give their khums and zakat - fearing God is a lot more than making sure your income is halal and that you pray, fast and do hajj - fearing God means you do the right thing no matter if it is in your favour or against you.

+10000

Share this comment


Link to comment

Salam 

Woooooo 

Ppll here posts many sensible thinks

Well ohk I wanto say to something

I too like god fearing men 

Who offer prayers punctually

Do obligatory duties and allllllllllll and all

But mymy simple criteria was a man should begod fearing, giid natured,descent, mature, responsible ,who Respect's woman's who believes in my ri8s 

Its ohk that a man is not perfect 

Like we can't get all sort of fovourite ice creams in one small box

But somewhere the fact remains the  same .

Men pretend 

They always hide their reality behind a good covering of frrorocher 

U will only know his reality when u r his property when u start living with him legally wrna to he will be ur dream boy and maintain an image which u like 

 

Still i feel the spouse should be someone with whom u can be urself and most importantly he let's u be urself  and not change u accrdng to his desires (except Islamic duties ) -1 if all must be good natured and Islamic I mean godfearing later all errors I guess are ohk

Look ppl are diplomatic Hippocratic but however diplomatic he might be he should respect u and don't use his ddiplomacy on u 

We r Hippocratic but with someone we really don't need to be Hippocratic with or we can just be what we r

WhoWho is helpful in ibadah 

Who is trustworthy

 

 

And once when u are uncomfortable with certain things that particular chp must shut it there

Some men even try to make u comfortable with things theythey r cmfrtable in in spite of knowing girls condition feelings and even the thought's behind such things

Honestly there are many more things 

But I know it sounds melodramatic or kndof a dialogue of some actor or actress

Truly I don't believe in men 

But still if someone gets such company go ahead 

No body is perfect but imperfections has its own perfect form I feel

Anyway all the best 

Share this comment


Link to comment

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Add a comment...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Latest Blog Entries

    • By starlight in Light Beams
         0
      Link to Fusoos Ul Ihkam by Ibn Arabi
      One of the most famous books of  Ibn Arabi. It contains 27 Fusoos (chapters) each dedicated to an Islamic Prophet and his story, and takes spiritual meanings from that story. 
      English
      http://www.Sufi.ir/books/download/english/ibn-arabi-en/fusus-al-hikam-en.pdf
      Urdu
      https://archive.org/details/Fusoos-ul-hikamByIbnArabi-UrduTranslation/page/n16
    • By Haji 2003 in Contemporania
         0
      I've always thought that since British Mandate the Palestinians have been in a no win position. If they accepted the offers the Israelis gave them there would have been an incentive for the Israelis to take more land (if the Pals don't time yielding some they might not mind yielding more) and if the Pals had resisted that would also have given the Israelis a pre-text to take more land (for defensive purposes).
      In short whatever the Pals decided did not matter, the Israelis were in too dominant a position.
      Turning now to a totally different situation, the following piece in the FT neatly summarises how I feel about the situation between the U.S. government and Huawei. In a previous FT story about the same subject I posted a comment that this situation is similar to the British attempts to stop Indian technological development by banning the Indians from making their own steam engines, at the start of the 20th century. They may have delayed development by some decades, but that's all they were able to do. 
      https://www.ft.com/content/8fc63610-88fe-11e9-b861-54ee436f9768
      In summary I think the U.S. government feels a threat to its economic/technological dominance. And the sanctions are its attempt to fight back. But whether the U.S. decides to fight or not, I think in the longer term that dominance will have to be compromised. Huawei and the Chinese are now too far along the technological path of development and they are far further ahead than the India of the early 20th century. 
    • By starlight in Light Beams
         1
      Salam everyone, 
      One of the most tragic incidences in the history of Islam has been the the martyrdom of the the Lady of light, Our Prophet Muhammad(saw)' daughter, Fatima Zahra(عليه السلام). To date the exact location of her grave is not known. What is even sadder is that most Shias of Ahlebayt(عليه السلام) are not clear about the facts and timeline of events surrounding her tragic death. Ambiguities have been created,some people choose to adopt a defensive attitude when naming people involved in the incident, others shy away from talking about it because of creating discord with people of other sects. However, I believe it is very important that we are very clear about what happened after the death of RasulAllah(صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم) and in the event of a discussion we are able to state the facts objectively, and this is the sole purpose of this post. It is not to curse the caliphs, or offend the Sunnis, so I will request that if anyone replies here he also refrains from doing so. 
      Most of what I have written below comes from Sheikh Abbas Qummi's book "House of Sorrows" . I will try to provide references wherever possible in the post, but since I want to keep it short and concise I would ask you to refer to the book if anyone wishes to read more. The book is available online on al-Islam.org. 
      1. DEATH OF THE HOLY Prophet
      The Holy Prophet (صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم) departed from this world on 28 safar 11 A.H.  For three days Imam Ali(عليه السلام) postponed his burial. Why? Because he wanted to give all the Muslims an opportunity to join his funeral. Sadly, most of the Ansar and Muhajireen were busy choosing the successor of Prophet(صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم) and didn't show up. Seeing this, Imam Ali(عليه السلام) went ahead with the funeral and burial of RasulAllah(صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم) 
      2. SAQEEFAH
      In Arabic, the word Saqeefah literally means a 'tent'.So,while the Bani Hashim were busy with funeral arrangements of RasulAllah(صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم) and had withdrawn from social activities because they were mourning the Ansaar gathered in the tent of the tribe of Bani Sa'idah and started choosing a leader for the Arabs. Upon hearing this Umar told Abu Bakr to quickly rush to the place. After some squabble between Ansaar and Muhajireen Abu Bakr was chosen as a successor for Prophet(صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم).
      The first three people to pledge allegiance to Abu Bakr were: Bashir b.Sa'ad, Umar b.Khattab and Abu ‘Ubaydah al-Jarrah. 
      3. DID EVERYONE PLEAD ALLEGIANCE TO Abu Bakr? WHAT HAPPENED TO PEOPLE WHO DIDN'T? 
      Of course, one of the persons to not pledge allegiance to Abu Bakr was our Imam Ali(عليه السلام) but there were people amongst Arabs who refused to swear allegiance to Abu Bakr. Let's just look at two examples.
      1. MALIK b.NUWAYRAH: Malik b Nuwayarh was a devout companion of the Holy Prophet(صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم). Upon his refusal to pledge allegiance to Abu Bakr, Abu Bakr told Khalid b. Waleed to prepare an army against him and attack him under the pretext that he had turned apostate and was refusing to pay Zakat and taxes to the Caliph. What Khalid b. Waleed did was attack him during the night in his house, like a coward. They killed him, later raped his wife and they didn't stop there. They cut off Malik's head and cooked it with camel meat and the food from the vessel containing Malik's head was consumed by Khalid b. Waleed's army. 
      2. SA'AD b. UBADAH: Saad b.Ubadah was from the Ansaar of Medina and a contender with Abu Bakr for caliphate.However, he lost when the clan of al-Khizraj did not side with him. Umar tried to force him to pledge allegiance. However,he refused to swear allegiance to Abu Bakr and to Umar after him and instead lived a life of seclusion. When Umar took over the reins he ordered Khalid b. Waleed to kill Sa'ad. He shot arrows at him which killed him and they later spread a rumour that he was killed by jinns(narrated by Historian al-baladhuri)
      So now we have some idea what was happening to people who refused allegiance. 
      4.CONFISCATION OF Fadak
      Fadak was confiscated and one of the reasons behind confiscating Fadak was to hurt Imam Ali(عليه السلام) economically because Abu Bakr and Umar feared that Imam Ali(عليه السلام) might rise against them so they took away Fadak. 
      5. WHY DIDN'T Imam Ali (عليه السلام) OVERTHROW THE GOVERNMENT OF Abu Bakr?
      After Saqeefa took place three hundred and sixty people pledged allegiance at the hand of Imam Ali(عليه السلام) to defend him until his death. Imam(عليه السلام) told them go home and gather in a particular street the next day with shaved heads.Out of of these three hundred and sixty people how many turned up the next day? Only FIVE!     Abu Dharr, Miqdad, Hudhayfah, Ammar and Salman.
      Imam Ali(عليه السلام) saw a flock of sheep, about thirty in number gathered in a pen and looking at them he said, "By Allah! If I had along with me men who were true supporters of Allah, the Mighty, the Sublime, and His Prophet, equaling the number of these sheep, I would certainly have deposed Abu Bakr, from his authority."
      6. FORCING Imam Ali(عليه السلام) TO GIVE ALLEGIANCE & THREATENING TO BURN THEIR HOUSE
      After seeing fickleness of the people Imam Ali (عليه السلام)settled into his house. Abu Bakr sent men to get Imam Ali(عليه السلام) to come out. He turned them down.They went again,this time Lady Fatima(عليه السلام) refused to open the door and sent them away. Next, three men gathered firewood outside the home of Hazrat Ali(عليه السلام) and Bibi Fatima(عليه السلام). Who were these three men 1. Qunfudh  2.Khalid b.Waleed  3.Mughaira b.Shu'bah.
      Umar came to the door and asked Fatima(عليه السلام) to open it, which she refused once again.They started lighting up the firewood on Umar's instructions. Hazrat Fatima(عليه السلام)cried out and tried to remind them of her position which they ignored and, pushed the door open behind which Hazrat Fatima(عليه السلام),who was pregnant at that time was standin, and she was crushed between the wall and door. Umar entered the house and struck Fatima(عليه السلام) on the arm with his whip which left a bruise there. She sustained injuries which led her to miscarrying the baby Mohsin; and went into an illness from which she did not recover. 
      7.IS IT REALLY POSSIBLE THAT Umar ASSAULTED Fatima(عليه السلام)?
      If we look at Umer's life we see that he had an explosive temper a history of abuse against women. The famous incident narrated by our Sunni brothers about his conversion to Islam, where Umar struck his own sister and wounded her. Before going to his Sister's house he was on his way to kill Prophet of Allah(صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم)
      8. Islamic POSITION ON ENTERING SOMEONE'S HOUSE WITHOUT THEIR PERMISSION
      O you who have believed, do not enter houses other than your own houses until you ascertain welcome and greet their inhabitants. That is best for you; perhaps you will be reminded.And if you do not find anyone therein, do not enter them until permission has been given you. And if it is said to you, "Go back," then go back; it is purer for you. And Allah is Knowing of what you do. - Qur'an Surah Nur: 27-28
      9. WHY DID Fatima(عليه السلام) ANSWER THE DOOR AND NOT Imam Ali(عليه السلام)?
      This is one of the points frequently brought up, why didn't Imam Ali answer the door? The answer is, there is nothing wrong per se to a wife answering the door. there are numerous narrations where one of Prophet(saw)'s wives answered the door while the Prophet(صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم) was himself in the house.
      10.WHY DIDN'T Imam Ali DEFEND Fatima(عليه السلام)?
      After Umar had struck Fatima(عليه السلام) Imam Ali(عليه السلام) came out and caught hold of the collar of ‘Umar and threw him down to the ground. He was determined to kill him but suddenly recalled the testimony of the Prophet (to forebear) and called out, ‘O son of Sahhak! I swear by Allah Who exalted Muhammad to the rank of prophethood that if the command of Allah would not have been decreed and the promise (to bear patiently) not have been given to me by the Prophet of Allah, you would have realized how difficult it is to enter my house!’
      11. HAZRAT Fatima(عليه السلام) PASSED AWAY AT LEAST A MONTH AFTER HER SERMON ON Fadak
      https://www.al-Islam.org/house-sorrows-life-sayyidah-fatimah-al-Zahra-and-her-grief-shaykh-Abbas-qummi/chapter-3-state
      http://www.askthesheikh.com/can-you-provide-reliable-shiasunni-sources-on-martyrdom-of-lady-Fatima-al-Zahra-a-s/
    • By Last Chance in Poems for the Ahlul Bayt
         0
      Alone, in the dark, a young girl is weeping,
      Not knowing what her heart has always been seeking,
      So, now, to her Lord, she is finally speaking,
      Revealing the secrets she thought she'd been keeping.
       
       
      Her Lord listens to her with indescribable love,
      He watches her raise her weak hands, above.
       
       
      "My Lord, I beg you to enter my heart,
      To you, all my sorrows, I wish to impart,
      This emptiness, I can bear it no more,
      I feel I am drowning and you are my shore."
       
       
      She buries her wet face in the palms of her hands,
      For she knows that He, alone, understands,
      But she wonders if she is worthy of His mercy, so great,
      She wonders if forgiveness and love are her fate.
       
       
      "My Lord, I have neglected my soul,
      I never gave heed to my purpose or goal,
      And now, I need You to set my soul right,
      I have no-one but You in the midst of this night."
       
       
      Tears flow from her eyes like a thunderous river,
      As she awaits the reply from this Generous Giver,
      But He waits and He watches as she continues to cry,
      So she calls desperately into the night sky,
       
       
      "My Lord, You are everything I need,
      Of any happiness, You are the seed,
      I yearn for You to make my heart whole,
      To take Your place, this world previously stole."
       
       
      With nothing more to give, the girl gets to her feet,
      As longing for her Lord fills her every heartbeat.
      She raises her hands, one final time,
      Her soul weighed down by her forgetful crime.
       
       
      "My Lord, You are my only, last hope,
      Without you, I know, I won't be able to cope,
      To feel Your presence, my soul, I can sell,
      All I want is that in my heart, You dwell.
       
       
      My Lord, I want You to open my soul's eyes,
      And to put an end to my grievous cries,
      You said that Your friends feel no sorrow, nor pain,
      So befriend me, God, let this night not pass in vain."
       
       
      As she tires from this begging, her eyes slowly close,
      And she feels that her yearning, now surely, He knows,
      Her Lord looks lovingly at the slumbering youth,
      And knows that her words carried nothing but truth.
       
       
      So He enters her soul and whispers some words,
      Sweeter than the chirping of awakening birds,
       
       
      "...Call upon me; I will answer you," (40: 60)
      And more than this, what else could be true?
    • By Last Chance in Poems for the Ahlul Bayt
         0
      How I must beg, I do not know,
      Now I've learnt to let these tears flow,
      For I've begged you and with you I've pleaded,
      And maybe your nearness, some others have needed,
      But you know who I am and you know what I need,
      Is it the pain when I feel my heart bleed?
      Tell me how to beg, for I do not know,
      How do I see your golden dome glow?
      My tears have been shed and my soul has felt sorrow,
      And desperation has set for news of tomorrow,
      And disappointments of which I have lost count,
      Aren't these reasons enough? Too small in amount?
      But how I must beg, I do not know,
      So now I beg you to teach me and show.
      To your love, I've submitted, for how can one not?
      And of my life's story, I've made you the plot,
      I've discarded of any beginning or end,
      For I know that my heart, only you can mend,
      But to beg you better, I just don't know how,
      A lifetime's attempts and in shame, I still bow.
      Regarding my worth, I will not speak,
      For in you and your service, my own worth, I seek,
      But tell me what in my pleading is wrong,
      Is the pain in my love for you not strong?
      I will not ask you, from me, what you want,
      For what king can gain from his servant's servant?
      All I ask is, my emptiness you understand,
      My craving to weep on Karbala's sand,
      The heavenly walk, baynol haramayn,
      To shout with the millions, "Labbaika ya Hussain",
      To drown in your love and to die in that state,
      Be worthy of smelling the scent of your gate,
      To look up into your once-red, blue sky,
      And have no sense but to helplessly cry,
      In awe of your beauty and the fact that I'm here,
      In the hope that I might return in a year,
      And the realisation that this isn't a dream,
      Blinded by this love and your dome's golden beam,
      The heat of the sun striking all those in black,
      To walk towards your shrine and never look back,
      Relive your sorrow and make it my own,
      Watch your black flag in the wind, being blown,
      To feel a long-lost peace in my heart,
      Forgetting that from here, we'll all once depart,
      Engrave these memories deep in my soul,
      For my emptiness to fill, making me whole.
      And for the rest of my life, to live on these tears,
      If you'd just end the waiting I've done for these years.
      Allahumma irzoqni ziyaratel Hussein ((عليه السلام).)
    • By Last Chance in Poems for the Ahlul Bayt
         0
      The poets have written and the scholars have preached,
      Yet the value of Ali no understanding can reach,
      An eternity has passed and another will come,
      The Earth's ink could diminish and al tongues could go numb,
      Yet no heart of his lover is able to rest
      For this love of Ali remains trapped in their chest,
      No words can unlock it and no action can earn
      And through a million books, only a fraction they'd learn.
      What is this mystery that no mind can perceive?
      What lies in the depths of the souls that believe?
      What is the reason that they call us insane,
      When the essence of sanity with his love we gain?
      It is the man that no man understands,
      Save the last messenger to all of these lands,
      The Lion from whom the enemies would flee,
      The servant who would break his bread on his knee,
      The man who would cry out into a well,
      With secrets in his heart and no believer to tell.
      Which man speaks words like pearls from the heaven?
      Which light is this, followed by the other eleven?
      Which prince shares his progeny with a mistress unmatched?
      To which soul and which mind is all truth attached?
      This soul is the hero of Siffeen and Hunayn,
      The nurturing father of the pure Hassanain,
      The generous slave who bows while he gives,
      This is the man whose name always lives,
      Whose enemies' lives are wasted in vain,
      In countless attempts to have this gem slain.
      But what is this rarity that circles my mind?
      Makes me hear nothing and turns my eyes blind,
      So that his words are the only words that I see,
      And a servant of these words all hearts want to be.
      Which man is the line between falsehood and truth?
      Which warrior's courage stood unshaken since youth?
      The soldier who did not need his sword to slay,
      Only his novel of a name he would say,
      "Know that I am Ali" and the enemy inside would die,
      One strike and soon after, "Allahu Akbar" he would cry,
      He, whose shield had shielded his brother,
      A man like whom there has been no other,
      The seal of the Prophets and best of all men,
      …Inseparable now and inseparable then.
      The hero who lifted the gate of Khaybar,
      My master, Ali, my leader, Haidar,
      The half that Our Lady perfectly completed,
      By whose enemies the fires of hell are heated,
      The man who one night sold his soul to his Lord,
      And cried out in victory upon being struck by the sword,
      Sayyidi, Mawlai, Ameeri Ali,
      Ni3mel Ameer wa ni3mel Wali.
    • By Last Chance in Poems for the Ahlul Bayt
         0
      Yesterday, they sent me a king,
      One whose praises they all seem to sing,
      He told me he could grant me some wealth,
      And if I served well, some more for my health,
      But with this king, I was not content,
      So him, like the others, away I sent.
      I met another who offered me fame,
      Said all the world's tongues could utter my name,
      All it would take was my obliging hand,
      And he'd turn my lowliness into something so grand,
      But with this king, I was not content,
      So him, like the others, away I sent.
      A third one arrived a fortnight before,
      Met my humble abode with a knock on my door,
      He told me he'd make my children my pride,
      And in a house of gold, he'd make me reside,
      But with this king, I was not content,
      So him, like the others, away I sent.
      Like this they kept coming and as always, they went,
      And my heart wished not to serve any king the world sent,
      And so in this frustration, I sought a way out,
      I went on a journey with my luggage of doubt,
      Perhaps I was too harsh on the kings that had come?
      Should I have listened a little to some?
      But now on this journey, it was too late,
      And to turn them away, it seemed was my fate.
      In the midst of this voyage I still had no goal,
      For I knew not where to find the cure for my soul,
      So I stopped for a while and stepped onto the ground,
      And a scent filled my heart with beauty profound,
      And as I walked on the sand to follow this scent,
      The weight on my shoulders seemed to relent,
      'Til I reached a sight that was ice to my eyes,
      In this heat of the sun under heaven's red skies.
      I saw a gold light where the sun hit the dome,
      And a red flag like a sign on the door of a home,
      And masses of servants running to their master inside,
      Where I thought the royals of this land would reside,
      But I looked again and saw no servants around,
      Only kings and queens in their dignity, crowned,
      So, confused, I asked where the servants might be,
      And one man told me that the servant was he,
      But another man came and said, "Servant? That's me,"
      Then another and another, and they all said the same,
      And soon every royal in that place made that claim.
      Finally, a woman told me the truth,
      She was the wisest and most modest of youth,
      She said that these people were not kings or queens,
      Until they had served her son through their means,
      She told me that his service turned slaves into kings,
      The way a goldsmith turns stones into rings,
      She showed me why other kings, I had turned down,
      Why each one was simply a slave in a gown-
      What king needs his servants and roams the low Earth?
      The true king's servants struggle to meet him since birth.
      Like a lost orphan who seeks a father's embrace,
      I'd serve all my life for the peace in that place,
      So here I stand, still waiting outside,
      And by his principals, I try to abide,
      So that maybe one day, we might finally meet,
      And this king of kings, I might humbly greet,
      And perhaps he might accept me as his,
      Maybe he'll turn my pain into bliss,
      For the servants of a king of kings feel no pain,
      The cure for their ailments is the love of Hussein ((عليه السلام)).
  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Blog Statistics

    75
    Total Blogs
    395
    Total Entries
×
×
  • Create New...