The Breeze


When you are
Close to a window
Or a door slightly ajar,
Whether in the kitchen
Or enjoying a nightly stroll,
And the time comes,
For the prayer call…
Ever noticed
The cool breeze
That nourishes the soul,
That preceedes
The muezzin’s voice.
Like Allah’s Rehmat
Superceeds a rain shower.

Dr Hafsa Siddiqui