All posts in "Muslims In Recovery"

Compassion: One of the Greatest Healers in Addiction Recovery

By Suhail

In the name of Allah. We praise Him and send salutations on his noble Prophet Muhammad. Boundaries are opportunities. They don’t limit, they liberate. This gem was shared at a Purify Your Gaze live call. I quite needed to hear it. Moving from dysfunctional, to functional, to purposeful living is a struggle. It can only […]


Ramadan Reflections: Recognizing A Power Greater Than My Sexual Sins

By Riad

The concept of surrender is one of the most profound lessons that I have gained from theBreaking Free Trainings. The very action of surrendering was what brought me to Purify Your Gaze by the will of Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta’ala (SWT). While attending university, I went through the worst of my addiction. I was consistently […]


Inside The Recovery Community Newsletter – Issue #6

By Zeyad Ramadan

The Purify Your Gaze Community is a very unique community bringing together Muslims from over 66 different countries across the globe who share a common mission: the commitment to reclaiming wellness and health in their lives as recovering sex addicts. The Community is active each month with lively forum discussions, weekly peer-led phone support meetings, […]


How I Healed After Fourteen Years Of Struggling With Pornography

By Khaled

The very first time I saw pornography was when I was 12 years old. I was very disgusted and the debilitating fear of doing something wrong overtook me, but for some reason I found myself searching for pornography again and again, in secret for the next 14 years of my life. The ecstasy that I […]


Why Joining A Recovery Program Was A Relief For Me

By Mr. Recovery

I sat down in my room after watching pornography and I started crying. I felt spiritually sick as I didn’t feel like waking up for fajr. I was a sinner and I wondered how I could be forgiven. But I just couldn’t stop this dirty habit! “What was wrong with me?” I thought to myself, […]

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