On Facing Fears

What is Fear? Fear is an unpleasant emotion caused by the threat of danger, pain, or harm.  Our fears are driven by a physical reality to be safe, this unpleasant emotional experience has its root in our thought. Our thoughts and emotions are inseparable when we think we are afraid we feel the emotion of Continue Reading →

Gratitude and An Islamic Personality

The English dictionary defines gratitude as: The quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return the kindness. In Arabic Shukr (شكر ), denotes thankfulness, gratitude, or acknowledgment by human beings and is a highly esteemed virtue in Islam. Gratitude (Shukr) is often used in conjunction with Patience (Sabr). It is a Continue Reading →