Category: Islamic Poems

Know Islam, Know Paradise

IDENTITY

IDENTITY I wondered the early muslims ability, The command came from the incomparable Majesty, Despite series of persecution and hostility. O hijab, the garmet of beauty, The enhancer of the quality of my personality. The essence of my reality, The preserver of my dignity and integrity. O hijab, the harbinger of morality, The redefiner of…
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May 11, 2018 0

MY SECOND HALF by Hassan Taiwo

MY SECOND HALF I have been blind for Years, As I embrace love with Fears, I have been dumb for Decades, Like a red wine in a Cascade, Yet my heart remains Open, Though my mind equates with an Oven, For my world has been so rough, And my love has been so tough, When…
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May 10, 2018 0

Voice From The Blood – Bashir Lucas Samson Lukman

I refuse to be poor, so I can reach out to the poor!!. Golden cars in UAE! Towers in Qatar The rich man in his private jet The old blind beggar can’t afford to get a stick And with no one… To stick The small boy says, “dad,I want meat not fish” Yet some children…
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May 10, 2018 0

TRIBALISM By Johnson Abdulazeez Ayomide

TRIBALISM We wake up day by day In a world where the cock crows Just to give us the notification of a new day We prepare for the day Man forget God is the all knower and disposer of all affairs Not knowing we’re going to face a great challenge – Tribalism Segregated from others…
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May 8, 2018 0

TIME IS PRIME By Azeezah Olatunde (PenTalks)

Time Is Prime The blind sees the digits The deaf hears its tick tock The crippled hastens to beat it Before the flowers bloom Time cuts it hope to doom Giving off fragrance of decayed dreams The snail is ill fated And the phlegmatic breathes dolefulness, Punctuation mark works not for time The cheetah’s fate…
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May 8, 2018 0

OH MUSLIMAH! By Nafeesah Bint Yakub

She wants to be like the mothers of the Ummah She wants to be like the first believer, Khadijah Wants to emulate Aisha, one of the best scholars Even better than her is the wife of Pharaoh (Fir’awn) – Asiya But she has no humility not to talk of Haya (modesty) She neglects the Fard…
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April 28, 2018 0

HUSTLERS NOT BEGGARS By Azeezah Olatunde (PenTalks)

  We are humans Struggling to be liberated from proverty Our heads are stalls with no lock Our feet dance to the hooting of your vehicles Our legs race your two, three, four wheels To quench your thirst while ours is a desert We betray our strengthen weakness To forge cold hymns down your lungs…
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April 27, 2018 0

LOST AND FORGOTTEN!! By Penworth & Penword

LOST AND FORGOTTEN!! By Penworth & Penword Do we even Care!! Why don’t we just listen and Hear! It keeps calling out to Us But we pretend and show no Remorse Busy with how tone our skin must Look And how soft it must feel when Touched Yet, we overlook the real us, longing to…
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April 20, 2018 0

O Christ Worshippers! – A Poem by Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah (رحمه الله)

المسيح لنا سؤال….نريد جوابه ممن و عاه O Christ-worshippers! We want an answer to our question [from your wise ones], إذا مات الإله بصنع قوم….أماتوه فما هذا الإله If the Lord was murdered by some peopleýs act, what kind of god is this? وهل أرضاه ما نالوه منه….فبشراهم إذا نلوا رضاه We wonder! Was He…
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April 19, 2018 0

DEATH IS AT YOUR DOORSTEP By Azeezah Olatunde (PenTalks)

After hearing sounds of adhan from the distance My soul is a donkey that neglects solah After torrents of admonition I say “I will start observing solah tomorrow” What if the tomorrow is my grave? I filled that white cloth with dirt Neglecting istigfar to wipe it off After my conscience troubles me I say…
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