Archive for May 2009

Work Hard, Play Hard and Pray Harder!

Work Hard, Play Hard and Pray Harder!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
As I was going to the Masjid (Mosque) to pray Asr yesterday, I met one of my friends from way back.  Quickly walking into the Masjid, I asked him how he was (as you do!), to which he replied with the strangest comment.
He said, ‘Oh you know, work, home, work, [...]

Pure Heart – Brave Heart

Pure Heart - Brave Heart

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
So why have there been no posts on Hidayahblog recently?  What have I been doing for the last couple of weeks?
Well first of all I have to apologise.  Factors including coming home late from work (I know, it’s no excuse!), organising the recent practical demonstration on how to wash a [...]

Savile Youth Football Club – The Story so far

Savile Youth Football Club - The Story so far

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Well after Savile Youth’s recent victory, I thought I would catch up with their Manager/Secretary Ozayr and ask him about what happened in the final.  Instead, he e-mailed me a full history of Savile Youth’s season so far – it wasn’t exactly what I asked for but it’s good enough [...]

A Sobering yet interesting Friday night

A Sobering yet interesting Friday night

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) the practical demonstration on how to give Ghusl (wash) to a dead body went ahead (without any power cuts!) and for me, it was extremely informative and interesting.
The two demonstrators together with help from Moulana Ilyas Dalal, the Imam of Zakaria Masjid and owner [...]