Category Archives: Human Development

“age quod agis”

AlhamdulilLah Adam and Daniel are used to hearing me say “If you are going to do something, you might as well do it right.” or ‘my motivational nagging’ as I called it! I’ve adopted the latin proverb ‘age quod agis‘ … Continue reading

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“Water teaches acceptance.” Avatar: The Last Airbender

BismilLah ir-Rahman ir-Raheem I felt homesick on Eid a few days ago so a close friend suggested I go down to the seaside to ease my sadness. She was right. The sea has been a source of peacefulness to me … Continue reading

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My Ego and Me

In the name ¬†of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful I cycled down to the shops today to get some stuff for lunch. When I got to the first store, the ATM machine wouldn’t accept my HSBC card (would you believe … Continue reading

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Before it’s too late…

In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. Yesterday, I re-activated my Facebook account, which I had closed a year ago. My reaction was interesting; I felt overwhelmed by the amount of information and activity happening all around me. … Continue reading

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Proactive Intention

In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. I’ve been thinking a lot about my journey seeking Islam (submission to the Will of Allah) which took root in 2003. Up till then, I was a muslim in name only … Continue reading

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A reflection…

BismilLah ir-Rahman ir-Rahim As we go on our life’s journey, it is necessary to regularly check on the amount and quality of the supplies that we bring with us. At the start, we may think we’ve brought all the necessary … Continue reading

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My Hijra

BismilLah ir-Rahman ir-Rahim I’ve been preparing myself mentally for the move to Ireland when it suddenly struck me: I’m making a hijra (migration). Subhana’Allah! When I decided to wear niqab in February, I was very clear in my mind and … Continue reading

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