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Another khutbah for Eidul Fitr – 2018

By Arshad Gamiet
“Never ever fool yourself thinking you can’t change things. Don’t ever adopt a defeatist attitude. To despair and give up all hope is a grave sin. Life is a challenge, a test from Allah; and Allah’s help is always near…”

Laylatul Qadr and the last 10 days of Ramadan

By Sami El Taji

“Laytlatul Qadr, the Night of Power, is in the last 10 days of Ramadan. Some scholars say that it is in one of the odd nights, i.e. 21st, 23rd, 25th, 27th or 29th of Ramadan…”
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A new Muslim reflects on the last 10 days of Ramadan…

By Lisa Suhay
“As a very new Muslim at the end of my first ever Ramadan I believe Islam should come with a warning label, but not for the reason many non-Muslims might think. WARNING: Ramadan may cause addiction to Islam and community.

The first week of Ramadan was overwhelming… (PLEASE READ FURTHER..)

Last 10 days of Ramadan

By Arshad Gamiet
“The time was during the last ten nights of Ramadan in the year 610 and the place was in a cave on Jabal Nur, the Mountain of Light, near Makka. Here Jibreel took Muhammad sws, the son of Abdullah, in a tight embrace, and commanded him to “Read!”

Hold the world (dunya) in your hands, not in your heart.

By Radia Razack
“. Attachment has its opposite, detachment. Moving from the extreme of attachment towards detachment is a migration that presents much challenge to the human psyche. We find ourselves forming attachments to the world and its many bedazzlements, to the extent that it sometimes becomes an obsession or drive. ..”

Beware the politics of Idolatry

By Abu Aaliyah

“Today’s Monoculture, for all its talk of tolerance, demands that we bow to its beliefs, values and worldview – even if it has to drag us there kicking and screaming. Wisdom enjoins that we engage with it; even partake in its political processes (for the Muslim collective benefit, or a national interest). But let us not forget the Monoculture exists, not for God, but in spite of Him; and even in brazen defiance of Him…”

Gender equality and Islam’s God-given liberation

By Yasmin Mogahed
“What we so often forget is that God has honored women by giving them value in relation to God—not in relation to men. But as Western feminism erases God from the scene, there is no standard left but men…!

Your Last Ramadan

By Khalil Moya
“How many of us won’t be here to see another Ramadan? How many people, younger than us, have we known to pass on recently? Make the most of your Ramadan. It may be your last chance!”