Archive for October 2008

All for Nothing?

All for Nothing?

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Just as you know when you’ve done something bad, it’s also true that you know when you’ve done something good….
Either by actually seeing how much you’ve helped someone (or people) or that warm fuzzy feeling you get in your heart after a ‘good deed’ – it’s clear that you’ve done [...]

Stay Connected

Stay Connected

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon You

So with Ramadhaan well and truly behind us I think it’s time for a bit of a review and ask ourselves a couple of questions…..
Have we found that we are reverting to where we were before Ramadhaan with nothing but worries of the world, money and work being at [...]

The Law of Gravity and other Arab Findings

The Law of Gravity and other Arab Findings

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon You
So how did Islam contribute to mankind’s intellectual crusade?
What would the state of scientific knowledge as we know it today be in without Islam?
Well, the whole of history will testify to the indispensable contribution the religion of Islam has made to man’s scientific endeavour.  Indeed, Islamic history is peppered with [...]

Al Hidayah Disability Awareness Meeting

Al Hidayah Disability Awareness Meeting

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
I have just received confirmation that Masjid-e-Hidayah in Dewsbury has, together with local agencies, set up the Al Hidayah Support Network.
Masha-Allah (whatever Allah Wills) they are making a concerted effort to try and raise awareness about disabled people in the community by working in conjunction with local Ulema (Scholars), public [...]

150 Not Out!

150 Not Out!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) this is our 150th post!  Which means that by the Grace of Allah we are still going strong and definitely owe a lot to our readers (for reading !!) and passing on the message.
When we set up Hidayah Blog our aim was to present [...]

Personal ‘Deen’ Review

Personal 'Deen' Review

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you

This time of year at work people are trying to make sure that all their personal development plans have been completed or updated…
Yeah, we all know what it’s like when the boss asks annoying questions, but we all know that the purpose is that we improve – so let’s [...]