Archive for January 2009

The History of Palestine and Masjid Al-Aqsa

The History of Palestine and Masjid Al-Aqsa

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Please please please accept my apologies for the last minute nature of this post!!
Just to let everyone who doesn’t know and to remind those who do know that there will be a Powerpoint Presentation on the History of Palestine and Masjid Al-Aqsa tomorrow after Maghrib salaat in Zakaria Masjid Dewsbury.
The [...]

Mecca Project Video by Architecture Studio

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Well I was just going through my e-mails and stumbled upon one sent by my soon-to-be-married friend Abdullah about a designer’s proposed view for Mecca.
The designer is called Morph, the studio name is Architecture Studio and judging by the end of his url address, I guess he is based in [...]

The War in Palestine – The Real Facts and Figures

The War in Palestine - The Real Facts and Figures

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Well it is with a lighter and more optimistic heart that I write this post.
The ceasefire in Gaza in now underway and so we can now insha-Allah (with the Will of Allah) see an end to, what Gordon Brown called,  the ‘indefensible’ hostilities which Israel have been perpetrating over the [...]

The Difference between 200,000 and 50,000

The Difference between 200,000 and 50,000

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Well I know that you’re reading the title right now and thinking, ‘that’s easy, it’s 150,000′ but I must inform you that simple subtraction is not the main reason behind my title…..
You see, I was one of the lucky ones who attended the march in London over the weekend in [...]

Join the March!!

Join the March!!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Insha-Allah (with the Will of Allah) there will be a Demonstration in support of the people of Palestine in London on Saturday 10 January 2009.
Please assemble at Speakers Corner, Hyde Park by 12:30 pm.  The March will end at the Israeli Embassy, London W8.
For more information check out the Stop [...]

Tears for Palestine

Tears for Palestine

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
As we enter into the 10th day of the unjustified and unfair Israeli offensive upon the people of Gaza it seems that there is no hope.
No hope for justice only unjustified aggression; no hope for freedom only an ever increasing humanitarian crisis; no hope for any resolution only political double-standards [...]