10 • Golden Poetry

Our Hopeﷺ, Our Prideﷺ, Our Masterﷺ

Our Hopeﷺ, Our Prideﷺ, Our Masterﷺ
August 21, 2015 No Comments »

Our Hopeﷺ, Our Prideﷺ, Our Masterﷺ Honor the Prophetﷺ while you still roam the lands And hope that the Prophetﷺ will honor you After you lay underneath the land Raise the blessed Banner of the Prophetﷺ on this day And ... Read More »

The Orphan Prophet Raised in Allāh’s Courtﷺ

The Orphan Prophet Raised in Allāh’s Courtﷺ
August 16, 2015 No Comments »

The Nafs is inclined to extremist tendencies by nature Islam came to subdue those extremist tendencies The one who uses the outer shell of Islam To feed the whims and desires of his Nafs Is bereft of its expansive inner ... Read More »

A Poem by Imam al-Shafi’i

A Poem by Imam al-Shafi’i
May 28, 2015 No Comments »

The famous Imam Shafi’i, Allah have Mercy upon him, said, O family of al-Mustafa ﷺ, O those whom I turn to, O those whose love is my reliance, you are my intercessors on the Day of Judgment. Why should I ... Read More »

Qasida Burda in Arabic & Japanese – Sh. Ahmad Abu Hakeem Maeno

Qasida Burda in Arabic & Japanese – Sh. Ahmad Abu Hakeem Maeno
January 30, 2013 No Comments »

Qasida Burda in Arabic & Japanese – recited by Shaykh Ahmad Abu Hakeem Maeno (ICNA 2011) Read More »

Spring Islamiku

May 8, 2012 No Comments »

Birds chirping outside The Masjid’s carpet smells good —invites me to prayer Read More »

Mist Islamiku

February 22, 2012 No Comments »

Misty field I spy Horses hidden—that’s no lie Warrior heart awakens © Said Bak | Read More »

Autumn Islamiku

February 22, 2012 No Comments »

Autumn’s here my friend The rain, the dark clouds—again Let Light of Faith shine © Said Bak | Read More »