Jealousy and envy

Asalaam Alaikum  It has been narrated that the prophet (peace be upon him) said: “avoid jealousy because it burns good deeds the way fire burns wood.”   I could go into the islamic aspect of jealousy a…

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Jack Straw’s Comments

Asalaam Alaikum I am absolutely fuming today. Taken from Sky News: The Blackburn MP talked of a “specific problem” involving Pakistani men who were “fizzing and popping with testosterone”. He added that a minority of these young men considered…

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Sorry….. do I know you??

Asalaam Alaikum Totally random blog post today!!  Has it ever happened to you? When someone comes up to you and greets you…… and you have NO idea whatsoever who they are? Decided to pop into…

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Forced Marriages

I have had to edit this post as it had personal information in and as my blog is no longer anonymous, (I have been discovered), I have had to edit it to remove any personal references.22/12/2011 Asalaam…

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Looking back on 2010 – an email

Asalaam Alaikum I received an email which did make me smile and I thought I would share it here. As 2010 nears the end, I want to thank all of you for your educational e-mails…

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2011 – New Year

Asalaam Alaikum A new year, a new start. Well that’s what everyone says. In the Islamic calendar the new year was last month. As a Muslim I don’t celebrate January 1st as the new year,…

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