Purifying the Mind

Purifying the heart of its diseases allows the heart to be more receptive to guidance and light. But the mind and one's ability to...

The Power of Irreverence

One aspect of the story of Ibrahim (as) that some Muslims today fail to appreciate: when appropriate and done with wisdom, irreverence is not...

Faux-Profundity: Opiate of the Masses

Worse than a mind that does not reflect is a mind that is impressed with rubbish that it mistakes for profundity.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1747035672181814

The Muslim Skeptic’s Motto

What's my approach to the ideological attacks on Islam? The best defense is a good offense.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1842606342624746

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