Tag: Power

United We Stand, Divided We Fall

The Messenger of Allah (salla Allahu alayhi wa sallam) said “There are not three in a town where no Athan is called, and congregational prayers are not established amongst them except that the Sheitan will overcome them, so you must stick to jama’ah because the wolf gets the stray one.” Authentic hadeeth narrated by Abu Dawood and Ahmed

‘I can’t breathe’: The power and tragedy of Jamal Khashoggi’s last words

…Four years ago, “I can’t breathe” were the same last words that Eric Garner uttered when he was placed in a choke hold by New York Police and died. #ICantBreathe soon became a part of the #BlackLivesMatter rallying cry against American racism and police brutality. Last month, after news broke about Khashoggi’s last moments, #ICantBreathe became a hashtag in Arabic Twitter, with users sharing stories about living under the weight of dictatorships and censorship in the Middle East…..more:  washingtonpost.com

How Many Deaths Does it Cost to Power the World

Infographic: How Many Deaths Does it Cost to Power the World | StatistaWhen switching a lightbulb on, one usually does not think of how many people it kills by leaving the light on longer than necessary. Nevertheless, as with almost everything in our industrialized world, not much comes without the cost of human life….more:  statista

The Power of Habit

It was narrated by Huthaifah that: ” the Prophet if he was disturbed by a certain matter would resort to prayers”. This hadith was narrated by Abu Daud