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YOUR SUMMER ISSUE IS HERE!

Feeling Hopeful! Who doesn’t love summer? It’s hard not to feel a bit more hopeful when the blossom is out and daffodils are bobbing about in the breeze. Get outdoors and get physical – why not take some inspiration this issue and head to the hills in the Lake District, Scottish Highlands or Wales. This […]

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Is Cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin) – Halal or Haram?

Words Mubashir Qayyum  The speculative nature of cryptocurrencies has ignited flustering debate among Islamic scholars over its status of being Halal or Haram. Some Islamic states have straightaway declared it Halal and some have imposed Fatwas on the use of it. Crypto companies are seeking to sway the debate by launching instruments based on physical assets and certified as valid […]

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Eid Get Together

The Piece Hall in Halifax is to host an Eid Get Together, on Saturday 22 May from 10am-6pm. Visitors are invited to come together with family and friends in a safe, outdoor space. The free event will be an opportunity for people to reconnect with each other in the beautiful setting of The Piece Hall’s Georgian […]

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How to Decorate Your Home for Eid

Have you thought about how you’ll decorate your space for Eid 2021? If not yet, we’ve got great ideas for you!  Statement Lighting – Brightening up your space is a super-easy way to make your home festive.  Dazzle up your outdoors with string lights and illuminate your interiors with statement lighting. Eid lamps come in so […]

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Eid Mubarak with Afelia’s Date Coconut & Hellmann’s Mayonnaise Cake

INGREDIENTS For cake: 200g (approx. 1 measuring cup) Hellmann’s Real Squeezy Mayonnaise* 6 Medjool dates, pitted 200ml water 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 260g (approx. 2 measuring cups) self- raising flour 60g desiccated coconut + extra for decorating 1 tsp baking powder 120g dark brown sugar 2 tsp vanilla flavouring 2 tbsp milk (optional) For […]

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Recommended reads for May

A Blessed Olive Tree – A Spiritual Journey in Twenty Short Stories’ Written by Zain Hashmi. £6.04 Amazon A Blessed Olive Tree is a series of short stories that will take you on a spiritual journey. It begins by exploring the reason for our existence, and then it moves on to highlight the reasoning behind […]

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British Muslim Magazine

Welcome to British Muslim Magazine, Britain’s leading Muslim lifestyle magazine offering inspiration, advice, shopping, food and halal travel advice to British Muslim audiences and international travellers. BMM is the perfect choice for everyone who wants to know more about our nation’s rich history and traditions.