Cleansing our hearts

There is a Hadith where the Prophet Muhammad said about a man about to enter the mosque that he was among the people of Jannah. He was from among the Ansar (the people of Madinah). This happened on three consecutive days. This Ansari was then followed by Abdullah Ibn Amr Ibn al Aas to spend […]

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Busy Ramadan

Ramadan is a busy time. This year it seems busier still. Although I cannot say this year’s business has anything to do with me engaging in any extra worship. With my due date very close, and all the last month pains and aches attacking me with pretty much full swing, I am not fasting this […]

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No Adhan, No Fun

I live in a country where no matter how close to a mosque you may live, you cannot hear the adhan being called out, and as much as I would love the sound of the adhan resonating from the loudspeaker of the mosque, and into my ears, I understand why that doesn’t happen here, and […]

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Ramadan is on, and Zaky is too.

Today is the twelfth fast of Ramadan and my third Ramadan since I got married. It’s interesting how things change. From being woken up for suhoor by my mother, and coming to the table waiting for my suhoor meal to come to me, I am now responsible for waking up in the morning (parents still […]

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Ramadan Mubarak

  As the sun gets stronger and the days grow longer may our faiths also burst forth. Letting no one stop us and nothing rock us so we may give this month its worth.   Ramadan Mubarak!  

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