For a Muslim the greatest source of inspiration is
the nature created by God. The purpose of this
inspiration is to lead us to success, called falah in
Arabic. Islam is aptly called the deen-e-fitrat──religion
or system of nature.
In this newsletter we will look at the perspective of
the Quran on nature as inspiration from God.
Falah: The concept of success in the Quran
Falah means to thrive, prosper, welfare, salvation
and to be successful. In this article Dr. Tanveer
Hussain examines the meanings of falah in the Quran.
The Inspiration of the Quran
In this essay Ahmad Ibrahim explores how the Quran
presents nature as the prime sign and source of
inspiration from the God with an objective to lead us to
Drawing from the wells of Inspiration
Inspiration is not something that spontaneously
appears out of thin air, rather there are sources of
inspiration. This essay examines the sources of
inspiration we can draw from.
Parable of the Quran:
Guidance of Scriptures
In this essay, Saif Manzoor examines a parable from
Quran, in which God tells us how guidance from the
scriptures illuminates the human heart. click here to
Attribute of Allah: Al-Mu’min
Allah is the real giver of security. Only by being
faithful to Him can one feel truly secure and have no
fear at all.