Life after death

Will your consciousness survive your own bodily death? Will there still be a “you” after you die – which is to say, will you continue to have conscious experiences in an incorporeal state (in a similar state, for example, to dream-consciousness)? Moreover, if the “heart” of human consciousness does survive the cessation of the beating of the physical heart, will the state in which it subsequently finds itself be determined by the way that your individual consciousness had, in life, interacted with others in the physical world, and by the…

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The existence of God

Islam teaches belief in one god, and that this God is not some arbitrarily chosen god amongst other gods, but the beginninglessly eternal reality, the Only God, Who did not beget, nor was He begotten. The seven heavens and the earth, and all that is in them glorify Him; and there is nothing but that it proclaims His praise, but you do not understand their glorification. Surely He is All-clement, All-forgiving. (Qur’an, “the Chapter of the Night Journey” 17:44) He is the First and the Last, the Outward and the Inward;…

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The most valuable legacy: Sunnah al-Saniyya

O Allah, Who turns the states from good to bad, from bad to good! Turn our state to the best! Bestow upon us good states! Those who long for the truth look for an awakening, an uprise, a revival. There it is Sunnah al-Saniyya! The source of water of life… The source of paradise springs in the world, which has never lost its abundance in asr al-saadah- the age of bliss- and following centuries… The brightness for the eyes that has lost their light and try to hold on to…

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