Oh Allah ﷻ protect my heart from being attached to something that will not benefit me in my Akhira.
Tariq Abu Khder, Palestinian-US teenager who was beaten during Israeli police custody, is hugged by his mother (L) following a hearing at Jerusalem Magistrates Court on July 6, 2014. Photo AFP.
Here’s what “Middle East’s number one democracy!” does to Palestinians.
I am indeed harsh, so make me gentle;
I am weak, so make me strong;
and I am miserly, so make me generous.
— A dua of Umar ibn Khattab (radiallahu anhu)