7 Reflections After Attending the IPDC AGM 2021

Samet Faruque

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ

I am not a member of IPDC but I benefited greatly from the wonderful speeches in the AGM. Here are 7 reflections after the event.

1. 🌸 Dear friends, being imperfect is perfectly fine. Strive for…


“And whoever obeys Allah and His Messenger has already won a magnificent success.” (Qur’an, 33:71)

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
In the name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful.

Dear reader, each of us are tested in life. How do we win the tests of life?

☀️ 1. Firstly, recognize you are being tested.

When we recognize…


When the earth is shaken with her (violent) shaking. And the earth brings forth her burdens. And man says, “What is it with it?” (Qur’an, 99:1–3)

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ

In the name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful

Alhamdulillah, praise be to Allah, who holds the heavens…


“Indeed, Satan is an enemy to you; so take him as an enemy.” (Qur’an, 35:6)

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
In the name of the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful Allah

🚌 Imagine a fat and repulsive person sitting next to you in the bus who was attempting to knife you…


🌸 Say, [O Muhammad ﷺ], “If you should love Allah , then follow me, [so] Allah will love you and forgive you your sins. And Allah is Forgiving and Merciful.”’

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ

In the name of the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful Allah.

Alhamdulillah, praise be to Allah…


‘Say, [O Muhammad], “If you should love Allah , then follow me, [so] Allah will love you and forgive you your sins. And Allah is Forgiving and Merciful.”’

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ

Dear brothers and sisters, read the Sunnah prayers to gain Allah’s blessed love.

patience, barrier, remembrance of Allah…


And whoever obeys Allah and His Messenger has already won a magnificent success. (33:71)

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
In the name of the Most Compassionate, Most Merciful Allah

💝 Alhamdulillah, praise be to Allah, who is the Intensely and Extremely Compassionate (Ar-Rahman)

الرَّحْمَٰنُ عَلَى الْعَرْشِ اسْتَوَىٰ

The Compassionate above the Throne established. (Taha, 20:5)


“And We have made some of you [people] as trial for others — will you have patience?” (Al Qur’an, 25:20)

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
In the name of the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful Allah

Alhamdulillah, praise be to Allah, the Invincible in Power

ذُو الْقُوَّةِ الْمَتِينُ
The Owner of Power…


“And perhaps you hate a thing and it is good for you”.

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ

In the name of the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful Allah

I felt very happy yesterday. The walk along with other things made my day. Today I received this text of having to quarantine…


“It is You we worship and You we ask for help. Guide us to the straight path”

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
In the name of the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful Allah

Peace be upon you, and the mercy of Allah and His blessings.

💝Indeed the love for Allah is…

The Honored Quran

“So remind by the Qur’an”

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