Category Archives: Spirituality

What Ramadan 2015 has taught me so far…


Ramadan has always been a powerful month and for over a billion people around the world, it is a transformational month. For me, Ramadan 2015 has brought with it many spiritual lessons and I wanted to share a few of them with you, with the intention that, regardless of your
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Give More to Get More


Ask for more to give more. Give more to get more. Get more to give even more. Give even more to get even more. The cycle of spiritual growth, what you have is the seed, what you give is the fruit and what we ask for is that the seed
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As over a billion people are observing the month of Ramadan, I thought I’d share some spiritual significance regarding this month, as, after all, we may share different beliefs, but we share the same spirituality. Just a child is born in the 9th month of pregnancy, Ramadan is the 9th
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How to Build Something that a Billion and a Half People Will PASSIONATELY Believe In:


As entrepreneurs, we all want to build a loyal tribe of consumers, who will buy our products, become our clients and be raving fans who tell others about what we offer. However, the imperative question is how do we do this? I often get asked this question by my clients
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Finding the right mentor:


I am often asked why it’s important to have a mentor and I always like to give two examples: – A baby chicken eats by pecking at the ground and finding what scraps it can. When a chicken is fully grown, it cannot fly very well and can barely get
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The Great Paradox


A very short and powerful thought today: I call this the great paradox: Do what is easy and your life will be hard. Do what is hard and your life will be easy. Isn’t it amazing that whenever we choose something hard, the resources, ideas, connections and spiritual and physical
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On Mothers (and Fathers)…


One day, a person asked the Prophet Muhammad (SAW) who he should love the most in the world. The Prophet (SAW) said ‘your mother’. The person asked the prophet who you should love second in the world. The Prophet (SAW) said ‘your mother’. The person then asked the prophet who
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The Spirituality of Work:


One day, the Prophet Muhammad (SAW) was walking and he met a man who was walking with a camel. ‘Where are you going?’ The Prophet (SAW) asked. ‘I’m returning home from work.’ He replied. ‘If that is genuinely the case, you have done a very spiritual deed.’ The Prophet (SAW)
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The Rule of Giving:


I have recently started to live by a very simple and easy rule: ‘Give everyone I encounter a gift’ Although this seems difficult to do, it is very easy, as we all have so much we can give. It doesn’t have to be a large gift or even one of
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