Archive for August 2009

Getting the best out of the Month of Ramadhan

Getting the best out of the Month of Ramadhan

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) the month of Ramadhan has really set in now as we come towards the end of the first Ashr’aa (the first 10 days).
And in this blessed month we see so many changes around us.  We see the masjids packed with worshippers morning, noon and [...]

Ramadhan has Landed!

Ramadhan has Landed!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
So it looks like we’ve all started the blessed month of Ramadhan together alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) and what a nice change that is!
And insha-Allah (with the Will of Allah) it will once again be the month when Allah’s special mercy descends upon the Earth and we find [...]

Tales from the Highlands!

Tales from the Highlands!

Assalaamu-Alaykum
Tales from the Highlands!
And so it was that the newly formed ‘Dewsbury Mountaineering Club’ (DMC!) left on Saturday morning in an eager mood to try to climb the highest mountain in Britain, Ben Nevis and live to tell the tale!  Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) our journey there and back passed without incident.  The [...]

A Weekend in the Highlands

A Weekend in the Highlands

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
So here we are, just one more day before yours truly along with 7 other budding mountaineers head off to tackle Britain’s highest peak, Ben Nevis!
I’ve got my boots, my jacket and the hostel’s booked (insha-Allah!!) so all we need now is for you guys to make Dua (supplication) for [...]