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The Islamic Apprentice?

The Islamic Apprentice?

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
So did you watch the final of ‘The Apprentice’ on BBC1?
Well then you know that Lee McQueen is now ‘Sir’ Alan’s new golden boy. Well done Lee, best wishes to you in your future role.
But as we all know from the episode, and the subsequent TV and radio show [...]

Burma Appeal

Burma Appeal

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Just a quick note to everybody to give as much as you can to the Burma Appeal through whichever charity they can.
According to latest reports about 1.5 million people have been affected by this cyclone with tens of thousands of people dead.
It really is a horrible disaster and another reminder [...]

Spread the Word!

Spread the Word!

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Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) we have a chance to do our bit in spreading the Word of Allah – the Qur’an.
Caravan of Mercy needs your help in reaching its target of distributing 10 million Qur’ans to the needy people of the world.
It’s a fantastic opportunity for all uf [...]

Ingleton Falls Walk

Ingleton Falls Walk

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Sorry about the last minute nature of this notice folks, but I was told about this only yesterday and have only had time to post it today. Here’s the details of the walk organised by the local group, ‘Kum on Y’all!’:
Event: Over 40’s Walk at Ingleton Falls
Venue: [...]

Prep Club!

Prep Club!

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Well I had a quick visit on Monday to the after-school club that has been started by a couple of local Scholars and helpers.
It’s to help kids to help reach their attainment targets set by the teachers. At present they are concentrating on the core subjects of English, Maths and [...]

Press Release!

Press Release!

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Just to say a quick Jazakallah Khair (may Allah give you a good recompense) to the folks at Asian Leader Newspaper, and more specifically Ibrar for allowing us a little space in the latest edition of their newspaper to print our website address.
Insha-Allah (with the Will of Allah) more people will [...]

Just Another Cyclone?

Just Another Cyclone?

Who is he that will Loan to Allah a beautiful loan? for (Allah) will increase it manifold to his credit, and he will have (besides) a liberal Reward. (Qur’an 57:11)

Assalaamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
As we have all been made aware, there has been a cyclone that has hit Bangladesh which has made [...]

Muslims Go Green!

Muslims Go Green!

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As Muslims we believe that the sun, moon, stars, trees, atmosphere, and all other processes and cycles on planet earth have been made subservient to humanity by Allah. And so, we as Muslims, as human beings, should respect what Allah has given us by doing what is in our power [...]

ThinkThank Tank!

ThinkThank Tank!

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It is without a shadow of a doubt that we are constantly immersed in the bounties which Allah has blessed us with…
Everybody but everybody is always enjoying one of the Ne’mahs (bounties, gifts) of Allah. Whether that be a millionaire cruising in his luxury yacht, a businessman working hard or [...]

Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Assalaamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
What strikes your mind when someone mentions worship?
Most people would answer a ritualistic act performed in a prescribed place in a set manner, or something along those lines.
In Islam, every act done in day-to-day life is considered as worship if done in accordance to the ways prescribed by Allah. Eating, an [...]