Repentance Tag Archive

Light & Darkness

Maryam Abdul-Kareem
Poem by
Oct 17, 2017 · 3 min read

Ponder. Light and Darkness. Too often I found myself in the absence of Light....

The Most Beautiful Names: Part 1

MYM Staff
Poem by
Feb 26, 2017 · 6 min read

“And to Allah belong the best names, so invoke Him by them.” – Surah Al-A’raf 7:180 Join the MYM Staff as we...

A Grandfather’s Prayer: Part 1

Story by
Feb 3, 2017 · 7 min read

It was a little while after Fajr. I smiled at the sound of giggles wafting down from the bedroom at the top of the stairs. I soon found...

Weigh In, Day 1

Poem by
Dec 21, 2015 · 3 min read

How much does the goodness in you weigh? The intentions swimming in your chest, Intentions coated by filth and love; Intentions coated with...

A Soul’s Return

Story by
Aug 22, 2014 · 4 min read

She walked with her legs heavy and her soul down. The air was cold and sharp and stung the inside of her nose as she took a deep breath....

Al-Ghaffar: The Perpetual Forgiver

Essay by
Feb 17, 2012 · 4 min read

While we go about living our daily lives, caught up in the speed and realness of each moment, an occasional “oh my Allah!” moment...

Learning to Forgive

Memoir by
Dec 3, 2011 · 4 min read

They used to live in my grandmother’s neighbourhood. A big, poor family of eight children. After the eighth child was born, the husband...

How To Perform Repentance (Part 2)

Essay by
Aug 20, 2009 · 10 min read

What are the 5 crucial steps to perform a complete repentance? Learn more about the intentions and actions required for tawbah....