Sisters, reflect on what you are REALLY doing this Ramadan.

Assallamu Alaikum Warohmatullahi Wabarakatuhu – Bismillah. Ramadan is for the purification of the soul.  It is the time to shed excessive worldly (dunia) baggage – yes, this means letting go (even just a little) of your work, computer, money, love, clothing, shoes, ...

Eid in Casablanca, Morocco ~ note from our muslimah

Eid Mubarak !! From Casablanca Morocco. Allahu Akhbar! In Morocco many regions have different traditions.  But our family is from Casablanca, Morocco.  We start the morning with our fajr prayers then head down to the Saloon to drink some warm porridge – ...

Urgent! Take advantage of five matters before five other matters

Bismillahirrahmanirrahiim All Praises to Allah! My dear akhuwaty muslima, most of us… even me say, “How quickly time passes…” What a short time… Some time I feel there isn’t enough hours in the day. I just finished cleaning the house, cooked , recited the ...

The significance of Abraham during the month of Dzulhijjah

  The Qur’an describes Abraham as follows: “Surely Abraham was an example, obedient to Allah, by nature upright, and he was not of the polytheists. He was grateful for Our bounties. We chose him and guided him unto a right path. We gave him ...

Rayhan Ramadan

I looked into the clear eyes of the little baby boy in my arms. Subhanallah, how could any parent abandon this cute baby? I wiped the sweat off his forehead and I kissed his chubby and ripe cheeks. He began ...