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Angan Seorang Pembayar Pajak

Tidak ada salahnya menyampaikan keinginan. Iya. Keinginan atau mungkin hanya angan pembayar pajak. Sepulang dari merantau di luar negeri, tentunya ada beberapa perbedaan mencolok yang saya rasakan. Salah satunya adalah tentang public facilities. Not having private transportation such as motorcycle or even car membuat saya sadar pentingnya penyediaan public facility untuk pedestrian. Mungkin benar, sebagian… Continue reading Angan Seorang Pembayar Pajak

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Ramadhan Kareem 1438 H

Assalamu’alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh. It has been 16th of Ramadhan month. Time flies so fast. Sudah setengah jalan. Kita termasuk yang memanfaatkan waktu sebaik-baik untuk ibadah atau yang banyak lalai dengan urusan-urusan dunia? Ini Ramadhan pertama kali saya di Indonesia setelah 2 tahun merantau di Korea. Yes. There are so many differences between Ramadhan in Korea… Continue reading Ramadhan Kareem 1438 H

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Pressure

The sheikh asked me “What is the cheapest rock on this planet?” I replied “Coal.”

“And what is the most expensive?” I replied “Diamonds.”

The sheikh answered “And what are both made of?” I answered “Carbon.”

He continued “That’s right and you know what the only difference between the two are? Pressure.

Pressure creates beautiful things and when Allāh (ﷻ) tests you with difficult situations it is because He wants to shape you into the most beautiful thing possible.”

via Islamic Thinking