Building family is a process, not an event.
The hijrah from fitna to fitrah.
The Way of Ignorance an essay by Wendell Berry.
The use of space, building materials, water, heat and cold, sunlight and shade, the wind, the creation of gardens, and many other elements in Islamic architecture and city planning were based on the balance and harmony between humanity and nature.
Seyyed Hossein Nasr
Trust is that there should be no difference between what you do and say and what you think.
Umar ibn al-Khattab
The worse people in the Sight of Allah on Judgement Day will be two-faced. People who appear to some people with one face and to other people with another face.
Prophet Muhammad ﷺ
And when you have withdrawn from them and all they worship besides Allah, take refuge in the cave. Your Lord will spread forth some of His mercy for you and make you facilitate ease in your affair.
This year we purchased four 100-watt 12-volt solar panels. With four hundred watts we expect to keep our small devices charged and occasionally run small appliances.
It has taken a fair amount of planning, patience and lifestyle change to prepare to live off-grid.