The Light of the World is Born

The Light of the World is Born

Many customs have been accepted without question primarily because they have been passed onto us from our ancestors. But to question these practices is not only to challenge, but to understand, learn and guide those around us, Bi’ithnillah. Mashayekh explain...
A new Islamic Year

A new Islamic Year

A new Islamic Year is upon us – 1443AH. While celebrating this ‘occasion’ is not Islamically proven to be an authentic practice, one may wonder how the Islamic Calendar came into play in the first place.   Before its introduction, different...
Daffodil Day

Daffodil Day

I always wondered, why daffodils? It’s about the way they bloom. Often able to survive harsh weather conditions, these resilient bulbs grow underground and blossom during Spring, where the flourishing of nature is at its peak. They signify rebirth and renewal....
Rollercoaster of Faith: Thoughts and Reflections

Rollercoaster of Faith: Thoughts and Reflections

Assalaamu alaykum! AlhamduliLLah, after months of MIA being closed to the public due to the COVID-19 restrictions, the Centre has again opened to receive visitors. I find this very exciting because we can now attend lectures and programmes in person- while practising...
MY EMPOWERMENT

MY EMPOWERMENT

UNDERSTANDING RESPECTFUL RELATIONSHIPS NOTES ON THE LECTURE DELIVERED BY SISTER SOOFIA ABBAS. Assalam alaykum! March’s edition of the ‘Boost your Eeman’ Series was delivered by Sister Soofia Abbas from IWAA. Allahuma baarik, Sister Soofia has a wealth of experience...
Save your Marriage in 30 days

Save your Marriage in 30 days

Assalam alaykum! I could not think of a better way to begin the 2020 academic session than attending the first edition of the ‘Boost your Eeman’ series presented by Sister Rasheeka Williams! The session which doubled as a book launch for the amazing book titled ‘How...