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    Does Real Wealth Exist In This World?

    A majority of people assume they can turn their life into a perfect one once they determine to do so. Furthermore, they simply assume that achieving a high quality of life is possible through having more money, better living standards, a happy family, and an admirable status in...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 25, 2010

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    Are Wealth And Status In The World Important?

    Most people believe that a perfectly peaceful life is attainable in this world. This mentality suggests that one can find true happiness and earn the respect of others by becoming wealthy. The same mentality believes that once this contentment is fulfilled, it will last until...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 26, 2010

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    Unbridled Ambition!

    Earlier in this book, we mentioned that the time an ordinary man spends in this world is as short as "the blink of an eye". Yet, no matter what a man possesses in life, he does not attain real contentment unless he has faith in Allah and keeps himself occupied with His...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 11, 2010

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    Part 3 - Volcanoes, Floods, & Tsunamis!

    Volcanoes As well as the vibration or shaking of the ground caused by sudden movement or rupture of large masses of rock within the earth's crust or upper mantle, volcanic eruptions are another spectacular form of natural disaster. There are about 1,500 active volcanoes...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F 1 Response May 14, 2010

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    The Secret Of The World!

    Allah indicates the purpose of man in the following verse: We made everything on the earth adornment for it so that we could test them to see whose actions are the best. (Surat al-Kahf: 7) In doing so, Allah expects man to remain His devoted servant all through his life. In...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 10, 2010

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    1. Thamud

    Thamud are one of those communities that perished due to insolence towards divine revelation and overlooking the warnings of Allah. As stated in the Qur'an, Thamud were known for their prosperity and power and they were a nation who excelled in art.   And remember how He...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Jun 6, 2010

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    Part 2 - Typhoons, Hurricanes, Tornadoes!

    " O Allah, let it be a mercy and not a punishment. O Allah make it a beneficial and not a destructive wind " * Typhoons, hurricanes, and tornadoes are natural disasters that people frequently experience. These disasters and their aftermaths claim thousands of lives every...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F May 8, 2010

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    Paradise ^_^

    Allah promises paradise to those who come to His presence as believers. Surely, Allah does not fail to keep His promise. People whose faith is assured, know that their Creator will keep His promise and that they will be accepted in paradise provided that they live as true...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Jul 16, 2010

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    Preface - An Invite To The Reality!

     An invite to the Reality! * * Human beings might wonder about Allah's dramatic design of His universe and pose a question like: So, what is the interpretation of our pain, suffering and the natural disasters?  The answer of...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 5, 2010

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    Man's True Abode: Hereafter!

    Many people assume that it is possible to lead a perfect life in this world. According to this view, a happy and satisfactory life is attainable through material prosperity, which along with a fulfilling home life and recognition of one's social status are generally regarded as...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Jun 18, 2010

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    A Deceptive World!

    Countless examples of the perfection of the creation surround man all over the world: gorgeous landscapes, millions of different kinds of plants, the blue sky, clouds heavy with rain, or the human body – a perfect organism full of complex systems. These are all...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 12, 2010

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    Age-related Physical Problems - Part 2

    No matter how much money you have or how good your health, everyone eventually faces disabilities and other age-related complications, some of which are described below: Skin is truly an important factor determining how somebody looks. It is an essential component of beauty...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 21, 2010

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    The Consequences Of Diseases And Accidents - Part 2

    As stated earlier, disease and accidents are the events by which Allah tests man. Facing such an incident, a faithful person immediately turns to Allah, praying and seeking refuge in Him. He is well aware that nothing and no-one except Allah can save him from grief. He is also...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 19, 2010

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    Marriage!

    Marriage is considered an important turning point in one's life. Every young girl or boy looks forward to meeting the person of her or his dreams. A good mate is a major goal in life and young people are almost "indoctrinated" with the importance of finding one, which is...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 27, 2010

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    The Weaknesses Of Man

    Man is created by Allah in a most complete state and equipped with superior characteristics. His superiority over all creatures – as shown by his distinctive intellectual skills of thought and comprehension, and his readiness to learn and develop cultures – is...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 14, 2010

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    Qur'anic Examples Of The Deception Of The World

    I also remember another alive example of the deception of the world that we all had experienced it .. The Global Financial Crisis! .. How many employees lost their jobs and committed suicide? And, how many people are still suffering?  This is the...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 13, 2010

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    A Lesson From History: The Titanic!

    History abounds with cases of people relying on technological break throughs and totally disregarding the might of Allah. That is exactly why many disasters have gone down in history as painful lessons for everyone. Each one of these events is important in the sense that it...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F May 15, 2010

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    Children!

    A major ambition of mankind is to leave behind sons who will carry the family name into the future. However, if not intended seeking the good pleasure of Allah, this ambition well may be a factor taking man from the path of Allah. A person is tested in his children; in this...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 27, 2010

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    Past Civilasations!

    But how many (countless) generations before them have We destroyed? Can you find a single one of them (now) or hear (so much as) a whisper of them? (Surah Maryam: 98) Man is on earth to be tested. Throughout history, the pure messages and the revelations of Allah communicated...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F May 18, 2010

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    2. The People Of Saba!

    The story of the people of Saba (Sheba in the Bible) is recounted in the Qur'an as follows:   There was, for Saba, aforetime, a sign in their homeland – two Gardens to the right and to the left. "Eat of the Sustenance (provided) by your Lord, and be grateful to Him: a...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Jun 13, 2010

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    The Beauty Of Paradise

    The parable of Paradise which the righteous are promised! Beneath it flow rivers: perpetual is the enjoyment thereof and the shade therein. Such is the end of the righteous; and the end of disbelievers is hell. (Surat ar-Ra'd: 35)   An excellent vista of lakes, rivers, and...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Jul 28, 2010

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    Preface - Natural Hazards And Disasters!

    The world is anything but serene and still. We are all vulnerable to natural threats, both internal and external. Meteor showers, asteroids are only a few of the factors likely to pose threats to the world from space. As for the seemingly solid earth, the planet's interior has...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 29, 2010

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    Bodily Needs!

    Man is exposed to many physical risks. Keeping one's body and environment clean and taking painstaking care of them are life-long burdens with which one has always to be occupied in order to minimize health risks. What is even more striking is that the amount of time spent on...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 17, 2010

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    Pain

     I view pain as the great as the Great motivator. If you are sitting on the fence too long the pain in your butt will make you move…DD
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    Part 1 - Earthquakes!

    Earthquakes are the most devastating natural forces on earth. The worst loss of life occurs during earthquakes. Research reveals that every two minutes somewhere the surface of the earth cracks. According to statistics, the earth shakes hundreds of thousands of times a year...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F 2 Responses May 2, 2010

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    Introduction - An Invite To Reflection!

    This woman is in her seventies. Have you ever wondered how somebody her age would assess her life? If she recalls anything about her life, it is surely that it was a "fleeting life". She would simply remark that her life has not been a "long" one as she dreamed in her teens...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 8, 2010

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    You Were Warned, Tough Luck!!!

    Love blinds, especially when you are in love with someone for the wrong reasons, When it is not real Love, just make believe fun that would only end up in tears and pain. I have seen so many people going for the wrong people being in love but not really loving, Not taking the...
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2012

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    Disease And Accidents - Part 1

    Disease also reminds man how prone he is to weakness. The body, highly protected against all types of external threats, is seriously affected by mere viruses, disease-producing agents invisible to the naked eye. This process seems unreasonable, since Allah equipped the body...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 19, 2010

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    3. The Glorious Sumerians!

    Sumer was a collection of city-states around the lower Tigris and Euphrates in what is now southern Iraq. In our day, the terrain that someone travelling to southern Iraq would most frequently encounter is nothing but vast desert. Most of the land, with the exception of cities...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Jun 13, 2010

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    The Later Years Of Life - Part 1

    The destructive effects of the passage of years are observable in one's own body. As the years go by, the body, the most precious possession a human being has, goes through an irreversible process of destruction. The changes a human being experiences throughout his life are...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 21, 2010

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    4. The Minoans

    Land and sea may lie relatively still for centuries. Then, an upheaval suddenly unleashes a cataclysm. Perhaps no event illustrates such a horror so clearly as the calamity of ancient Thera. What happened there may have been the most explosive volcanic eruption in history...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Jun 14, 2010

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    5. The Disaster Of Pompeii

    For historians the remains of Pompeii are striking testimony to the debauchery that once prevailed there. Even the streets of Pompeii, a symbol of the degeneration of the Roman Empire, evoke the enjoyment and pleasure indulged in by this city: the once busy streets lined with...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Jun 14, 2010

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    Those Who Hasten For Paradise

    In the Qur'an, believers are given the glad tidings of an eternal reward and happiness. Yet, what is commonly disregarded is the fact that this happiness and eternal pleasure start when we are still in this life. That is because, in this world too, believers are not deprived of...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Jul 14, 2010

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    The Life Of This World!

    Our universe is perfectly orderly. Countless billions of stars and galaxies move in their separate orbits yet in total harmony. Galaxies consisting of almost 300 billion stars flow through each other and, to everyone's astonishment, during this gigantic transition no collisions...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 9, 2010

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    The Lure Of Wordly Goods

    Throughout life, we have particular goals to achieve: wealth, possessions, and better status, and a spouse and children. These are among the common goals shared by almost everyone. All planning and effort are designed to meet these goals. In spite of the sole incontrovertible...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 24, 2010

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    Lessons To Be Drawn From The Old Age Of Celebrities - Part 3

    Growing old is unavoidable. Nobody, without exception, can escape it. Yet seeing a celebrity becoming older has a deeper influence on us since their physical deterioration is openly observable. Witnessing the ageing of people renowned for their fame, wealth and beauty is surely...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 21, 2010

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    By The Mercy Of Allah!

    Each one of them We seized for his crime: against some of them We sent a violent tornado (with showers of stones); some were caught by a (mighty) blast; some We caused the earth to swallow up; and some We drowned (in the waters): It was not Allah who injured (or oppressed) them...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F May 16, 2010

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    The Death Of Man!

    Life slips away second by second. Are you aware that every day brings you closer to death or that death is as close to you as it is to other people? As we are told in the verse "Every soul shall taste death in the end; to Us shall you be brought back." (Surat al-'Ankabut...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F Apr 22, 2010

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    15 Years Without "consciousness"

    Everyone has to spend some of his daily time sleeping. No matter how much work he has or how he struggles to avoid it, it is inescapable that he will fall asleep and remain in bed for at least a quarter of the day. Hence, man is conscious only eighteen hours a day; he spends...
    amiraa amiraa 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 18, 2010

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