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Origin of April Fool

March 31, 2012


The Fall of Granada, Spain and 1st April – APRIL FOOL In Spain, after centuries of Muslim rule*, the Moors were overwhelmed by the Christian Army. However, the Moors were fortified in their homes. The Christian armies wanted to get rid of the Muslims somehow. They told the Muslims that they could leave their homes […]

Shaima Alawadi & Trayvon Martin

March 26, 2012


So in the wake of all this Trayvon stuff in Sanford, Florida (I have family that lives there too btw) I found out about Shaima Alawadi. For those that don’t know, she was an Iraqi victim of a brutal beating in her San Diego, California, She was a mother of five children aged 8 to 17, immigrated […]

Christian nation VS predominantly christian nation

March 13, 2012


I come from a religiously diverse family. My grandparents were orthodox jews, my mother more of a diest, aunts and uncles of all branches of judaism(reform, conservative, orthodox & hassidic), my sister and her children christians and of course my muslim self lol. Coming from a diverse background I grew up respecting other religions. In fact, […]

hijabis on a bike

March 4, 2012


I have epilepsy and because of that I choose not to drive or even get my license(why get what you dont need). I get around town(and MA I live in a great city) on my bicycle. I ride my bike everyday, both for recreation/exercise and for transportation. My mom even rides with me! I have never […]

Syria day of prayer

February 8, 2012


Alhamdulillah for all that Allah (subhanahu wa ta`ala) has given me. Astaghfirullah for all that I`ve taken for granted. And Insha`Allah for all the hopes I have of things to come.

Proof the Prophet’s marriage to Aisha was LEGAL!

January 3, 2012


I find it wierd how people refuse to understand. First off Aisha was a suggestion by a female companion of the Prophet pbuh, Khawalh bint Hakim. The prophet did not immediately propose to Aisha, but thought for quite awhile about it. Many sources tell that the marriage was for strengthening the relationship between Muhammad pbuh […]

New Years Resolutions…

January 1, 2012


They’re so cliche but everyone does them and most dont keep them lol. So, inspirit of ‘tradition’ here is my list of resolutions for 2012: Read the whole quran Continue to learn more about Islam. Islam is absolutely amazing. So beautiful, so flawless[the religion]. I love learning something new about it everyday. I love the […]