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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 [...]

Viva Palestina! The Convoy from Dewsbury & Batley

Viva Palestina! The Convoy from Dewsbury & Batley

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
So with over 100 vehicles now and £1 million worth of aid, the Viva Palestina convoy is really picking up some momentum now!
The whole convoy will set off from Westminster on Saturday morning, but I know that from the Dewsbury/Batley area there are 5 vans and 1 HGV truck going [...]

Video of the Week

Video of the Week

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
So the days pass by, the events keep on happening, the money keeps on piling up and insha-Allah (with the Will of God) it’ll get to Palestine and help those who need it the most.
So it is with great pleasure that Hidayahblog presents to you the most inspiring fundraiser run [...]

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 [...]

Ramadhaan – The Golden Opportunity

Ramadhaan - The Golden Opportunity

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
It was after Fajr prayer yesterday that the Imam said that the month of Ramadhaan was like a golden opportunity for the Believer.
He was reading out of a book which equated Ramadhaan to a summer, when the weather is fine, the fruits are in full blossom and all you want [...]

Junaid Jamshed Rolls into Town!

Junaid Jamshed Rolls into Town!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Well he’s coming!
Yes folks, the effervescent Junaid Jamshed, star Naat singer is coming to Leeds Town Hall on Sunday 20 July as part of a fundraiser for the Paradise Prep School, Dewsbury.
From what I’ve heard, the Pakistan cricketers Inzamam-ul-Haq and Mohammed Yousuf will also be present together with other guest [...]

Activity Weekend!

Activity Weekend!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) it seems that the Muslims of UK are in for a treat this weekend.
It’s the annual Ansaar Football Events/Activities Day on Sunday 13th which is taking place at Birkdale High School on Wheelwright Lane, Dewsbury. Activities include archery, bouncy castle, rodeo, the football tournament [...]