A Tribute to Mothers
By Zafar Siddiqui, Engage Minnesota
“Heaven lies under the feet of your mother.” (Prophet Muhammad)
This is taught to Muslim children around the world. When I was a child, I remember revering the ground where my mother walked and looking intently at it to see how heaven looked. As I grew up, the purport of this most beautiful teaching about mothers became clearer to me. Indeed, in the obedience, reverence, love, respect, adoration and service of one’s mother lies the key to attaining paradise.
Read the rest of Zafar’s article here.