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The Way of His Excellency!

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Islam, Assalamu Alaikum. Jazakumullah Khayr for the encouraging response to my write-up ‘Ihsaan: Beyond Excellence’.

I intend to write a series of articles, Insha’Allah, entitled: Beyond Excellence: The Making of a Muhsin. This is the second part.

Excellence in everything is the Way of His Excellency!

Almighty Allah describes Himself in the Qur’an as ahsanul khaliqeen, the Best of creators. Continue reading

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Ihsaan: Beyond Excellence

Dear brothers and sisters in Islam, Assalamu Alaikum.

The word I am going to discuss today is ‘Ihsaan’ احسان Actually this is Part 1 of a series I intend to write, Inshaa’Allah.

The word “excellence” comes from “excel” which means “to be exceptionally good at something”.   Excellence also means “the quality of being extremely good or outstanding”.  It is “the state of excelling; surpassing merit or quality” and “the activity etc. in which a person excels” (Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary and the New Oxford Dictionary of Modern English). Continue reading

July 2, 2011 Posted by | Beyond Excellence: The Making of a Muhsin, Kalimaat: Qur'anic Words | , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments