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Hey monkey! Gong Xi Fa Cai!

I’m really missing Chinese New Year!

It may seem strange that a Canadian woman living in India would be missing CNY. However I love the dragon dance and joyous celebration. 232 more words

Travel

Terompet tahun baru Masehi

Setiap Natal dan tahun baru isu yang sama terus muncul. Apalagi kalo bukan tentang haram tidaknya mengucapkan selamat Natal, bersilahturahmi dengan kaum Nasrani, merayakan tahun baru dengan petasan dan terompet, bahkan polemik tentang boleh tidaknya umat Muslim merayakan tahun baru Masehi. 398 more words

Pengetahuan-Saya

'2015 in review' My Islamic Take

To each what rock their boats. I don’t celebrate NYE these days out of personal preference. This is also to say, I won’t judge you if you’re Muslim and celebrating NYE. 104 more words

Islam

Bibi Sakina Pop-up Book

Salaams.

So I saw this great activity done by this really inspiring lady. Here’s the original link and then my rendition of it. She is very neat and tidy… Mine is a bit all over the place… 202 more words

Islam

New Year

For the Islamic New Year we reviewed the story of the Hijrah.

We made garlands with episodes from the text.

The garland follows the Prophet’s (s) journey from Mecca to Medina. 82 more words

Azadari - Beyond Rituals and Culture

Every year at the beginning of the Islamic year, some sort of debate fuels up on social media about the traditions, practices, history and largely anything to do with Muharram ul Haram. 549 more words

Thoughts

Iran

Iran: never have we travelled to any destination with more warnings from friends at home to ‘take care’, ‘be safe’ and even ‘hope you make it OK’. 2,587 more words