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Khadijah – The Beloved of The Prophet Muhammad (SAW)

Feb 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured, Latest, Religion

He was young, handsome, of noble lineage and of impeccable character. He was known as “The Truthful” and “The Trustworthy”. Yes, he was born an orphan and his financial standing was not the best when Khadija (ra) met him. But he, nevertheless, was the best of the best. The epitome of the human race, when […]

Independence Day – Why Must I Celebrate?

Aug 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest, Pakistan

My home, my country is 66 years old today. Come August and we start gearing up to celebrate Pakistan’s birthday, if we can call it that.  The emotional patriot that I am, the whole “green” thing works for me. It is my time to re-visit the qaumi taraanaas (patriotic songs) and hoist a flag on my roof […]

Ali (RA) – My Eternal Hero

Jul 31st, 2013 | By | Category: Latest, Religion

For me, he is the emblem of heroism, of wisdom, of passion, of love of Allah. He accepted Islam as ten year old child, when very few were willing to risk their lives. He grew up, literally, in the house of Allah’s beloved (Salallaho Alaihi Wasalam -SAW). He resembled Rasool Ullah (SAW) in mannerism and […]