Still Surprised by Difficulties? Get Over Your Suffering [Hikam 24]
A Message of Condolence for Our Friends in Texas
“So long as you are in this world, be not surprised at the existence of sorrows. For, truly, it manifests nothing but what is in keeping with its character or its inevitable nature.”
The Shaykh mentions how one can comfort and channel the mind and heart to remain calm, keep the etiquette and submit to Allah in testing, difficult times.
An inspirational quote from the great sage Junaid al Baghdadi (May Allah have mercy on him) :
” I have never found any unpleasantness of what has befallen me of worldy (distressing) matters because I have established for myself a principle, and that is; the world is an abode of sorrow, grief, difficulties and trials…”