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Journey to Memorisation of the Holy Quran

I was typical lad with very poor short-term memory. Never could remember a name, number or items on a list. Likewise, I only knew a handful of small surahs and duas. It was an arduous task to...

And what do you know about Laylatul Qadr?

Allah asks you, 'And what will make you comprehend what the grand night is.' This is in the rhetorical, signifying already its greatness. Then Allah gives us something to compare it with, 'The grand...

Why do we love Junk Food

We all love a bit of cake but why ever wondered why? Junk foods are foods that are high in fat and sugar providing no real nutritional value. They just fill the stomach and stop hunger temporarily...

Habib Ali al-Jifri on Christmas

Islamic stance on Christmas I remind my brothers from among the students of sacred knowledge that the scholars who forbid congratulating non-Muslims on their religious celebrations tied their...

Post-Brexit Scenarios

Post-Brexit Scenarios Only one day left to the vote on the Brexit deal, let’s have a look at some of the possible scenarios. If Parliament agrees with the proposal, then the withdrawal...

Pakistani Wedding Traditions

Asian weddings can be a lengthy process due to their vast customs and traditions. I’ve been to over five weddings this Autumn to observe what they exactly entail and why. It’s interesting that the...

4 Facial Features

They say first impressions are everything. In those first moments of meeting someone new, psychologists say you’ll both be scoping out the same four facial features. For example, you’ll...

25 Parenting tips backed by Science

25 Parenting tips backed by Science With the help of many sources online, here are some tips to get your started. Don’t be fooled by their height No matter how tall they get or how grown-up...

The Perfect Soft-Boiled Egg

Eggs, eggs, eggs! You can have them scrambled, fried or even raw. I think the way you like them says something about you! Scrambled? Very untrustworthy—pray that the eggs are soft-scrambled at the...