Tag Archives: religion

A Boat Journey

October 16, 2012

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I was one day aboard a boat I set out to sea with my goal in sight The air was hazy as I saw men in view And when the coast to me was gone I felt it hit me in the night A cold breeze without warning Lay around me Like a mother who […]

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A Cold Heart

May 17, 2012

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It is as if he speaks directly to my heart Bypassing years of intellect and reading He has his way , he is powerful, he is strong He grabs my heart by its artery and begins to twist His held it ransom against my will He begins to turn and his clutch grows stronger I […]

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Mother nature converses on the day snowflakes fall

April 29, 2012

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How great is the lord when singing birds sooth my aching heart and when I yearn for a measure of peace, the descending flakes of white paint a scene upon the eyes that so rarely amazed for when the wind acts upon its duty intertwined with beauty although my shell feels the shivering touch of new […]

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Analysing the various approaches to Hijab

April 28, 2012

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Title: Analysing the various approaches to Hijab Location: Dar Al Islam Lecturer: Sheikh Mohammed Al-Hilli Date: Friday 27th April 2012 يَا بَنِي آدَمَ قَدْ أَنْزَلْنَا عَلَيْكُمْ لِبَاسًا يُوَارِي سَوْآتِكُمْ وَرِيشًا ۖ وَلِبَاسُ التَّقْوَىٰ ذَٰلِكَ خَيْرٌ ۚ ذَٰلِكَ مِنْ آيَاتِ اللَّهِ لَعَلَّهُمْ يَذَّكَّرُونَ O children of Adam! We have indeed sent down to you clothing to cover your shame, and (clothing) […]

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The characteristics of helping out in the community

April 23, 2012

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So you want to give back to your community, you want to help others and improve yourself at the same time. You feel that by helping out you are fulfilling your duties and gaining  sense of self-gratification. Helping out in the community comes in various forms from those who organise trips and activities to those that […]

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Religion as an Onion

February 2, 2012

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Religion is as an Onion in layers does it they exist surrounded in its skin of various colours in its core lies its foundation but from view hidden deep within at times it pains our eyes for the madness that people begin so on the outer layer not red or brown when with religion is […]

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The Struggle for Marriage: Analysing the methods

January 3, 2012

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The passing of Yousef Zayni has instilled in us all a deep sense of shock and perhaps will not become real  until we realise and experience the reality that we will no longer see the beautiful face of Yousef. His passing away has sent shockwaves throughout the community and left many in tears, social media […]

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Sacred Devotion

December 21, 2011

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A bond written beyond the realms of physical alignment Sewn deep within their hearts movements Each beat carries its genetic makeup Of x and y are they given commandment Manifested in joyous singing His heart rested in her being Her heart comforted with his care As this new path together they share Of lofty highs […]

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Golden Bridge

December 19, 2011

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30:19 He [it is who] brings forth the living out of that which is dead, and brings forth the dead out of that which is alive, and gives life to the earth after it had been lifeless: and even thus will you be brought forth [from death to life] ———– Do not think of me […]

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How will I feel

December 14, 2011

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The sky is open in its majestic view here I sit near and remember you the faces I remember are now more than two upon these graves lies more than a title there lies life, tales and many a smile looking around, it is a so very silent peaceful, empty is the scene so as […]

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