Ibn Qayyim

(Tazkirah) Sickness of the Hearts and Its Cures

‘O My slaves, they are merely your actions which I am recording for you, then I will requite you for them. Whoever finds it to be good, let him praise Allāh, and whoever finds it to be otherwise, let him blame no one but himself.’



The first of the ranks of the journey of servititude (‘ubudiyah) is awakening, which is alarming and stirring up of the heart from the sleep of heedlessness. By Allah, how priceless is that revitalising alarm! How valuable and indispensable for… Read More ›