I walked into a film rental one day
To pick up a movie to watch
And caught the end of a conversation:
“Do you like those real-life based dramas?” asked the customer.
“I used to like movies,” replied the Attendant-Cashier, “but can’t stand anything to do with real-life anymore. In whatever genre!”
So I looked up.
“Our own lives are depressingly boring. In life, there’s so much hardship already, and despair,” he continued, “So I prefer the world of online gaming, to be honest, where I can switch off and ‘switch on’ as I wanna be. Where I can get away, and say: ‘Here I am now, entertain us!’ It’s a freedom from life. This is the new nirvana I think… Continue reading
- As I was going to St Ives, I met a man with seven lies.
- Each lie had seven facts.
- Each fact has seven pacts.
- Each pact has seven zillion sacks of gold:
- Gold in sacks, pacts in facts, lies all told.
- How much are they raking for their claiming ‘war on terror’?
- And since you voted them to power,
- How much blood is on Your hands together?
- Start counting! Forever.
- By Arif uz Zaman
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- See So if 9/11 is an inside job, what’s this war on terror?
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“Call upon your Lord humbly and in private – He does not like those who transgress the bounds. Do not corrupt the earth after it has been set right – call on Him fearing and hoping. The mercy of Allah is close to those who do good.” (Quran: Al-A’raf 7:55-56)
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Some are shocked by the evolutionists’ claim: we came from the small ape and evolved into man, big.
More shocked am I by how we have evolved even further, progressing from ‘big man’ to the pinnacle of the pig.
Arif uz Zaman
(The Coming of the Great War… aka Armageddon)
When they say a war is coming. They are right.
Well… Let it come…
The conscious submitters1 to God’s way – calling believers alike, respectfully, be they Muslim, Christian, Jew, Zoroastrian, Buddhist, Hindu – calling humbleness of spirit and those sacred tears spent for the weak and destitute, calling the Peace seekers, the Truth speakers standing firm, staring unflinching in the face of the Goliathan oppressors. Who knew
That we be the winners? Continue reading
“You were not created for 56 inch television sets with Netflix to watch movies until you drop dead. I’m serious.
You were not created to play solitaire on your computer.
That’s not the purpose of all of this technology.
You were created to know your Lord.
You were created to study.
You were created to delve deeply into the meaning of your very existence
in whatever capacity you have because different peoples have different capacities.
So the Prophet (saw) told us there will be tribulations and we should be aware of this…”
A more recent recording of a short lecture by Hamza Yusuf (You can tell that by the white in the beard). Actually the lecture was in September 2012 (discovered through the comments section).
Some good advice/thoughts, here, on how to deal with the difficulties that are coming as part of the Last Days scenario.
With an amusing finish.