I would like to take you on a journey! A journey inside my head where all thoughts and ideas are fighting and killing each other for the sake of survival and becoming part of reality… One day, one horrible day, I was having a terrible battle in my head; I was in a very bad […]


Far away in the desert, she was left with her toddler, surrounded by a desolate desert where there are no signs of plant, water; practically there are no signs of life. Only her and her suckling baby, left there alone!! The original story of this legend started when Sarah the wife of Prophet Abraham (Ibrahim) […]


Many people see Eid al-Adha as a barbaric festival in which Muslims are just thirsty for the blood of animals. But is that true? Let’s first discover what does “Qurban” or slaughtering an animal mean? After the days of Muslims’ Pilgrimage, which are full of total obedience and worship to God (the Creator of the […]


Walking around in Muslims’ streets, you can see and smell blood everywhere in their first, second, third and fourth  days of Eid (Feast).  But what is the purpose behind this? What’s the aim of shedding this amount of blood? Is it just for the pleasure of torturing animals, or is there any other reason behind […]


Eid is a beautiful and lovely day to pray, care, love, smile and celebrate with one another and to thank Allah for giving us this wonderful day. The word Eid means something which is habitual, repeating, or a recurring event. It can also be used for a particular place which people visit periodically. It can mean […]


In a few days, Muslims will take to the streets and squares in multitudes, filling them up with chants of “Allahu Akbar” (Greatness to Allah). Muslims are rejoicing at what Allah has bestowed upon them of His bounty, and what He has guided them to perform ordained ibadat (worships). As it’s known, fasting is hard, so […]


After I went to high school, my standards regarding everything have changed. I remember one co. from my elementary school once told me she couldn’t believe how deep I’ve changed. I met new friends, they were those plastic girls group of high school. I have no idea how I gathered with this type of girls, […]


Al Masjid al-Haram ‘The Sacred Mosque’ Al-Haram Mosque, also known as Al-Masjid al-Haram “The Sacred Mosque”, is the largest mosque in the world, and surrounds the Islamic Qibla “direction of prayer”, that is the Kaaba in Mecca – Saudi Arabia. The Mosque receives millions of Muslim worshipers each year to perform Hajj and Umra pilgrimage. It […]


Reading the Qur’an for the first time is a challenge to non-Muslims.  It’s not an easy task. So, here are ten beneficial tips for non-Muslims on how to go about reading and understanding the Qur’an for the first time.   One: The Qur’an is made easy to read, understand and remember by Allah Allah states […]


First, “The What” Hajj (Islamic pilgrimage) is one of Islam’s most publicized obligations, the last between them to be ordained, and it is to be obligatorily performed once in a lifetime by each capable Muslim, but they can still perform it optionally afterwards whenever they want. The word Hajj means to “intend to journey to”, […]