The Big Bad Beard | part 2

"Many times, it happens that it's the job which requires shaving the beard, and that he would lose his job if he does not shave. Usually in most cases it's peer pressure and the office environment --but then again at times the…

The Big Bad Beard | part 1

BEARDS HAVE BEEN around for quite a long time. How long you ask? Since the time Adam set foot on this planet. Exactly, that’s how long since the beard has been around. Since the very beginning beards have been a thing that…

The Spiritual Blessings of Traveling

"Traveling in Arabic is called “safar.” Its root is “s-f-r”. This root in general means: showing, uncovering, revealing. A person who keeps smiling is called “musfir”, because he is showing his teeth. A woman showing her face is called “sâfira.” It is…

The Companion ‘Ukashah ibn Mohsin

ʿUKÂSHAH IBN MOḤṢIN – a legend of Islamic history—holds a fabulous status not just in our eyes, but in those of his fellow Companions who held him in awe. He had achieved what many of them could only dream of achieving. But…