One of the most vital relationships we will encounter in life is the one we have with our parents. After all, these are the very people who helped shape us into the individuals… Continue reading

As The World Looks On

The Declaration of Geneva encompasses these following points at the time of being admitted as a member of the medical profession: I solemnly pledge to consecrate my life to the service of humanity;… Continue reading

Hot Days of Summer

  Ramadan Mubarak!   Abdullah ibn Umar (ra), when death came to him, said: “I do not feel sad about leaving anything in this world except fasting in the hot days of summer,… Continue reading

A Journey Like No Other

“Memorising the Qur’an is not just about memorising the words of Allah `azza wa jall. No.  It’s a lot more than that. By understanding the meanings and by making a sincere move to… Continue reading

Muslim Bloggers

Salaam everyone! I’m still pretty much a little WordPress newbie so I was very pleased to see a post called ‘Muslim Bloggers On The Block’ with a whole list places I hadn’t come across… Continue reading

Qur’an: The Banquet of Allah

“Indeed this Qur’an is the banquet of Allah so learn as much as you can from the banquet of Allah. Indeed this Qur’an is the strong rope of Allah and it is the… Continue reading

Hope and Fear: Spiritual Petrol Station.

  When what has existed in the past occurs to your mind, it is called remembering and recollecting; if what occurs to your mind is existent at the moment, it is called finding… Continue reading

The Seating Plan Crisis

[This is not a post on gender relations in Islam but rather a dialogue on recent events] Recently there has emerged a group of campaigners who analogise voluntary gender segregation at some UK… Continue reading

A Light Gone Out

Qader Mulla, a 65 year old man who has had false allegations of war crimes thrown against him was executed today only hours ago. Choosing to ignore the UN Human Rights Commission’s urges… Continue reading

Keep Going

Sīdī Aḥmad Zarrūq writes:  Know that repentance is key, mindfulness of Allah is vast, and uprightness is the source of rectification. Meanwhile, a servant is never free of blunders, shortcomings or lassitude. Therefore,… Continue reading