UNESCO approves Palestinian membership bid
UN cultural body admits Palestine as full member despite US threat to cut off tens of millions of dollars in funding. The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) voted on Monday to admit Palestine as a member, a move which will likely cause the US government to cut off tens of millions of dollars in annual funding. The Palestinian bid received 107 “yes” votes...
mymania asked: My day has been made. Lovely blog youve got there.
Work for this life as though you are going to live forever, work for the next...– Imam Ali (a.s.)
Anonymous asked: As'salaamu alaikum, How can I post these two images on my facebook page? I can give brother A. Mater the credit of course! Jazakum Allahu Khayran!
As we head into Hajj (pilgrimage) season, take a...
Edit - The Magnet and the Kaaba
Changed the word ‘God’ to ‘Allah’ in the post regarding the magnet and Kaaba after reading a few comments on Facebook. The slip was due to my own ignorance. I was surprised at first to see that It’s Sunnah posted my above mentioned post. I was touched to see the many likes their reproduction got. I never thought my fascination towards the phenomenon was shared by...
The most merciful person is the one who forgives when he is able to revenge.– Imam Hussein (as)
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Before you judge another Muslim, don't think of...
Do our hearts truly trust Allah? →
whispersofthysoul: prayingforabrighterday: We had a lecture on at uni in regards to this topic the other day and the speaker told us a story about the time there was a drought here. The community got together to perform Salatul Istisqa (prayer for rain) in Sydney. A month later, it still had not rained. One of the attendees of the prayer said to the Imam, “it’s been a month and it still has...
A link in support of non-hijabis. →
I absolutely love this, partially(maybe) because it is in my defence. Only Allah knows. Give it a read. singmealovelysong: I love this. It’s so refreshing to really see that I can be equally if not more religious that some hijabis.
Are you low on funds and so you think you will...
”Allah gives to whom He pleases, and constricts whom He pleases. He is...– Sheikh Hamza Yusuf
When You Are At Wit's End...Be Amused
For some reason which will forever remain mysterious to me, He loves to test me. Just when I pray to Him to make something easier for me, He gives me another obstacle to face. Another Hurdle. So instead of getting one simple test, I get a test within a test. And it has happen to me on so many occasions. I used to always be frustrated when it happens. I’ll go all “I’m already...
Don’t pray for rain if you are going to complain about the mud.– Proverb (via journeyofamuslimah)
"If someone corrects you, and you feel offended,...
peacewithintheheart: “The Prophet told his companions of a woman who would be sent to Hell for having locked up a cat; not feeding it, nor even releasing it so that it could feed herself.” - Bukhari
My Beautiful Hijab: Lessons of the day - Oct. 17,... →
mybeautifulhijab: Ayahs of the day: To God belongs the East and the West; and wheresoever you turn, there is the presence of God. For God is omnipresent and omniscient. [2: 115] Hadith of the day: Anyone who shows the way to something good has the same reward as the person who does it. [Muslim] Wise quote of…
The Prophet Muhammad صلى الله عليه وسلم reported that the devil said to God: ‘I...– Tirmidhi. Hadith ٧٤٢ (via theconsciousmuslim)