The Importance of Fasting the Six Days of Shawwal

The Importance of Fasting the Six Days of Shawwal

The Importance of Fasting the Six Days of Shawwal by Ustazah Eka Budhi Setiani Just like the holy month of Ramadan that is full of blessings, the month of Shawwal also has its significance. Shawwal comes from the verb ‘syala’ which means to ‘lift or rise’. Shawwal...
3 Things To Do With Your Eid Money & Gifts

3 Things To Do With Your Eid Money & Gifts

3 Things To Do With Your Eid Money & Gifts by Helmy Sa'at When celebrating Eid, it is tradition typically to hand out cash to young children and even participate in gift giving and exchange among family members and friends. While we are still immersed in celebratory...
(Un)Masking Our True Selves And Intentions

(Un)Masking Our True Selves And Intentions

(Un)Masking Our True Selves And Intentions by Helmy Sa'at We have come to accept masking as an ubiquitous part of life since the turbulent waves of Covid-19 crashed dramatically into our lives more than two years ago. Generally, the global Muslim community has come to...
Motherhood: The Job That Never Pays

Motherhood: The Job That Never Pays

Motherhood: The Job That Never Pays by Farida Haji Once you hop on this train, there is no looking back. This isn’t a transactional job. It is not even a full-time job. It is way more than that. It is a role that pushes you forward. From strength to strength....
Nurturing Positive Post-Ramadan Habits

Nurturing Positive Post-Ramadan Habits

Nurturing Positive Post-Ramadan Habits by Helmy Sa'at The blessed month of Ramadan has come and gone. Yet, that does not translate into abandonment of all things good and return to our pre-Ramadan selves. Instead, let’s strive to keep on practising diligently...
5 Unknown Facts of Global Eid

5 Unknown Facts of Global Eid

5 Unknown Facts of Global Eid by Helmy Sa'at and Farida Haji With an estimated 1.8 billion Muslims in the world today, the intersectionality of cultures and traditions has produced a multitude of Muslim identities in the various pockets of Islamic communities...
Reconnect with Food by Rabia Rashad

Reconnect with Food by Rabia Rashad

Reconnect with Food by Rabia Rashad Learn how our food creator from Europe creates a starch and carbohydrate rich potato-based savoury suhoor and iftar this Ramadan. Suhoor: Potato Hash Ingredients: 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon unsalted butter (550g) 2 large...
Reconnect with Food by Hanan Al Badri

Reconnect with Food by Hanan Al Badri

Reconnect with Food by Hanan Al Badri Learn how our food creator from France creates an irresistible french omelet for suhoor and a creamy baked potato classic for iftar this Ramadan. Suhoor: French Omelet Ingredients: 3 eggs 25 gram of butter Some chives for garnish...