Part 2/4 – Until you visit the cemeteries

This is Part 2 of a 4-part series on leading fuller lives by increasing our awareness of our death. The Quran contains a very short chapter called Al-Takaathur, containing only 8 verses, the first two of which say:  “The mutual rivalry for piling up of worldly things diverts you. Until you visit the graves” (Quran 102:1-2) […]

Part 1/4 – Lets talk about death

I smiled as I searched down the alphabetically-ordered index of my newly acquired English-Arabic Quran. Instead of a series of verse references next to the word I was searching for, I found: “This word occurs more than 200 times in the Noble Qur’an. Mentioning every place will make the index very big”. That word was […]