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30 I CORRESPONDENCE Passion Islam I September 2008
Ramadhan 2008
in Gujarat, Surat
This photo was taken after taraweeh prayers
Sent in By Imran Syed
Send them through to
but true
A girl went to her friends house this tragedy and the fact that
and she ended up staying it could have been her, she
longer than planned, and began to weep.
had to walk home alone. She Thanking ALLAH for her
wasn’t afraid because it was a safety and to help this young
small COMMUNITY and she woman, she decided to go to
lived only a few blocks away the police station.
As she walked along under She felt she could recognize
the bike trail Amina asked the man, so she told them her
ALLAH to keep her safe from story.
harm and danger. The police asked her if she
When she reached the alley, would be willing to look at
which was a short cut to her a lineup to see if she could
house, she decided to take identify him.
it. However, halfway down She agreed and immediately
the alley she noticed a man pointed out the man she had
standing at the end as though seen in the alley the night
O Allah, on this day
he were waiting for her. before.
She became uneasy and When the man was told make my fasts the fasts of
began to recite a dua, asking he had been identified, he
for ALLAHS protection. immediately broke down and
those who fast (sincerely),
Instantly a comforting feeling confessed.
of quietness and security The officer thanked AMINA
and my standing up in prayer
wrapped round her, she felt as for her bravery and asked if
though someone was walking there was anything they could
of those who stand up in
with her. do for her.
prayer (obediently) , awaken
When she reached the end of She asked if they would ask
the alley, she walked right past the man one me in it from the sleep of the
the man and arrived home question. Amina was curious
safely. as to why he had not attacked
The following day, she read her.
in the newspaper that a young When the policeman asked
and forgive me my sins, O God
girl had been raped in the him, he answered, ‘Because
same alley just twenty minutes she wasn’t alone. She had
of the worlds. and forgive me,
after she had been there. two tall men walking on either
O one who forgives the sinners
Feeling overwhelmed by side of her.’
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