Monthly Archives: December 2013

Complicating Christmas

We live in a time of great confusion. Small things, seemingly innocuous, appear to pose huge problems for the Ummah. And the Ummah doesn’t seem to care much. Here is the latest – to wish or not to wish Christian … Continue reading

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Guiding Your Child to Namaz

BH and I do not intend to have more children. But I’ve learnt alot since I had mine and continue to learn as each day passes. With every age your child enters, you are presented with a new set of … Continue reading

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Kith and Kin

We decided to drive all the way to another city to spend the weekend with a cousin of my mother’s who I have very fond memories of having spent time with in my adolescence. He has spent twenty three years … Continue reading

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To do or not to do…

When I finished school and it was time to begin college, I didn’t know what direction I should be heading in. Science was not my forte – this much had become amply clear during my futile struggle with it in … Continue reading

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What happened?

I went to Zazi’s class today to give a talk on ‘Praying in Islam’. The class are learning about Islam this term. As soon as I found out I emailed Zazi’s teacher to volunteer giving a talk and showing objects … Continue reading

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