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The End of Ramadhan and Reflecting on Grenfell

We are in the last ten nights of Ramadhan. These nights contain the blessed night known as Lailatul Qadr – The night of power. We are expected to ‘search’ for the night as we don’t know exactly when it falls. … Continue reading

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Mid-Ramadhan: Time to Recharge

We have reached the halfway-point of Ramadhan, a reminder of how quickly time passes. We have another 2 weeks to make the most of this blessed month, alhamdulillah we still have time.The Prophet (saw) said: “It is a month of … Continue reading

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A Ramadan of meaningful moments

By Jinan Yousef  It can be easy to be taken in by the need to do so much this month – to focus on the quantity. Of course, that takes effort, and our efforts are rewarded by God.

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Du’a, Need and Gratitude

We are always in need of something or other – this is the nature of human beings, of all of creation in fact. There is only One who is self-sufficient, and that is Allah, Al-Ghani. Allah has placed within us … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why We Are Tested

Why are we tested?  This is a very common question from Muslims, people of other faiths, or no faith – so it’s important to reflect on it. Lack of answers can sometimes distance people from their faith – if a person doesn’t … Continue reading

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On Closed Doors and Detours: Learning from Prophet Yusuf (as)

HAVE YOU EVER been in a situation when something that you planned for goes pear-shaped, and you end up with what seems like the exact opposite of what you sought? Maybe you spent weeks revising for that one exam – you had … Continue reading

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 The Meaning of Success

 By Lina Rauf In a world where everyone is chasing after success, what does success mean to you? The idea of success: expectations from others   Success and competition is something we are taught from a very young age. Who … Continue reading

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