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How to Find Solace in a Marriage

Words: Juber Ahmed   It isn’t always about the lavish date nights, trips to expensive restaurants and luxury vacations. Rather it is more about the little things that bring us closer to our spouse, ultimately bringing solace to a marriage.  It is clear that the Prophet Muhammad PBUH did this extremely well as his saga is replete with […]

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The history of Ramadan

Main Image Credit – Hasan Almasi When was Ramadan, Islam’s holy month of fasting, first observed? And how have its practices changed over time? Ramadan is Islam’s holy month of fasting and it’s been observed and celebrated by all Muslims around the world for more than 14 centuries. Ramadan is a time of peace, seeking […]

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Ramadan: Crunchy Potato & Kidney Bean Tikki Bites

Khazana, Saliha Mahmood Ahmed Tikki, bite-sized potato croquettes, are eaten throughout north India and Pakistan. They really are incredibly moreish. The addition of kidney beans gives these little morsels of delight an added textural dimension as well as giving an amazing pale pink hue to the croquette mix. They are totally wonderful served as a […]

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How can you be a good Muslim and a modern British woman?

The two are not mutually exclusive concepts – there is no correlation between being a “good Muslim” and being a “modern British woman”. In fact, both terms are so difficult to define and mean totally different things to different people. What makes a good Muslim and what makes a modern British woman? How should I […]

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The Night of Power in Al Aqsa – Film Review

One Night in Al Aqsa is hitting the screens in Leicester Square. I would describe this docu-movie as a sequel to Abrar Hussain’s sequel to One Day in the Haram and has, yet again, exceeded expectations. A common misconception is that The Dome of The Rock is usually perceived to be Al Aqsa, but that […]

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Chocolate truffles make the perfect Eid gift- Recipe

Do you want to make your friends and family feel special this Eid?  Then why not give them a handmade gift?  Not only will it eliminate the pressure of thinking about what to buy, it will also save time spent on shopping and even overspending.  There’s also nothing more uplifting than receiving a special gift […]

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