Al-Kawthar

You never know when something will strike you differently.  I know surah al-Kawthar and recite it fairly often.  As a mom with young kids running about I am often forced to resort to very short surahs in my prayers, and it doesn't get much shorter than this one: 1. Verily, We have granted you (O Muhammad) Al-Kauthar (a river in Paradise) 2. Therefore turn in prayer to your Lord and sacrifice. 3. For he who makes you angry - he will be cut off. I recite it and go on.  But this … [Read more...]