The Day of Arafah is SUCH a special time for the Muslims. It occurs in the 12th month of the Islamic calendar Dhul Hijjah on the 9th day. Many may not know the significance of this day but here are some facts about the Day of Arafah and why you need to make [...]
Dhul Hijjah is fast approaching. If you're a new Muslim you may not know the significance of this time but that's what this post is all about! People may tell you to fast and do extra good deeds in the first 10 days but they often neglect to tell you why. So here's [...]
introducing the unlocking series Following on from my “5 Thoughts on Becoming Muslim” article, I was speaking to a friend of mine who reverted around 6 months ago about how she’s finding the deen so far. Based on her responses I decided to create the Unlocking Series. The Unlocking Series is an ongoing project, [...]
becoming muslim This is not an article about regret. I could never feel regret for this beautiful gift Allah swt has given me. But, there are some things I wish I would have known before I became Muslim. Certain things that would have made my transition easier. When I look back and reflect there [...]
Ramadan is a beautiful time, the most special month out of the 12 Allah swt has blessed us with alhamdulillah. As Muslims we should try to make an extra special effort to make this month exceptionally special for ourselves. So here are 5 ways you can make Ramadan special this year.