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From The Gallery of Relations, Entry-1

Pilgrimage in Makkah and Madinah, let it be Hajj or Umrah, is an upfront gallery of human relations – fathers helping sons with Ihram, husbands fending wives from crowd, young and stout shield-walking old and weak while performing… 195 more words


Free speech does have its limits

Garland police officers responded as they should have when two gunmen opened fire at a “contest” to draw the Islamic prophet Muhammad.

They shot the men dead. 292 more words

National News

Fasting and Beyond: The Benefits of Intermittent Fasting

As Ramadan is drawing near, I’ve been getting a lot of questions from my followers on how to stay healthy and fit during Ramadan. While this is a great question and one I plan on and am excited to answer, I want to first focus on the benefits of fasting. 1,391 more words


Mixing Religion and Politics... in the Best Possible Way

Some well-meaning person a couple of centuries ago laid down the etiquette dictum never to discuss religion and politics.  That makes no sense for Christians or those living in a self-governing republic.  822 more words


Healthy Halal Food Brands

The Huffington Post recently highlighted some brands that make healthy halal food. Using food made by these brands may go a long way in creating a healthy menu for your upcoming fast. 230 more words


Surah Al Imran Dua

Assalam’Alaikum ( السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته)

It’s very scary that once Allah (SWT) ( الله سُبْحَانَهُ وتَعَالَى) blesses us with Hidaya and after a while we get so busy with worldly affairs that we tend to forget our blessings and before we know it, we are back to our old habits. 41 more words