Ramadan Reminder #3 | An inspiring wisdom

This article was translated from Arabic REMINDER #3                 An inspiring wisdom      By Ustatha Zeinab Moustafa (Um Jehad) An ancient saying goes: "In the struggle between the running water and the rocks it runs against; on the long run, it is always the running water that [...]

May 19th, 2018|Comments Off on Ramadan Reminder #3 | An inspiring wisdom

Ramadan Reminder #2 | Ramadan; an important juncture to attain piety

This article was translated from Arabic REMINDER #2                 Ramadan; an important juncture to attain piety By Ustath Ali Sadreddine Al-Bayanouni (Abu Anas)* Every year, the month of Ramadan comes and goes while many remain ignorant of the meaning of this blessed month. Many do not receive it [...]

May 18th, 2018|Comments Off on Ramadan Reminder #2 | Ramadan; an important juncture to attain piety

Ramadan Reminder #1 | To the fasting…a greeting

This article was translated from Arabic REMINDER #1 By Ustath Zuheir Salim* To the fasting…a greeting Ramadan is upon you… Prophet Muhammed (pbuh) used to announce to his companions the arrival of Ramadan as one would announce great news, and he would say: “The month of Ramadan is upon you; a blessed month in which Allah [...]

May 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Ramadan Reminder #1 | To the fasting…a greeting

Ramadan and Exams

This is a useful paper prepared by the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL), who have worked with Imams, Islamic scholars, experts, Muslim chaplains in the education sector and leaders to produce this information for school and college leaders to use to initiate discussions with Muslim students on how best they can fulfill their Islamic [...]

May 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Ramadan and Exams

What is the Balance of Ramadan?

Ramadan is a month of change. But how can we plan for change? We know that Ramadan has been ordained on everybody. However each one of us is different. When we look at the obligations and recommendations prescribed for Ramadan, we realize that there is a double dimension: communal and individual.   The communal dimension [...]

May 25th, 2017|Comments Off on What is the Balance of Ramadan?