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December 2020

Blog Core Blog

Something Old and Something New – “Concrete vs. Jungle”

Words Amatulla Z.    Header Credits Fatema J. (@fatemajosh) One of the great triumphs of Islamic civilization was to envelope its subjects in the beauty of Islamic art that attempted to go beyond the aesthetic into an experience of the divine. God is beauty, the Quran tells…

December 25, 2020
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Our Minds – “Concrete vs. Jungle”

Words Munira E.    Header Credits Sakina D. (@sakina.dohadwala) Our minds are now habitats to animal thoughts we self-talk like venomous snakes betraying ourselves with doubt   we jump from the branches of one curse to another like desperate monkeys seeking attention from no-one else but ourselves…

December 21, 2020
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Pain vs Joy (or) Pain & Joy? – “Concrete vs. Jungle”

Words Nafeesa M.    Header Credits Umaima ben (@umaimasbeautifulmesses) I accompanied an old man once. His back a curve, his eyes had intriguing shadows beneath, the story of his life etched in the lines on his forehead. His scars reminded me of those ancient stories carved on…

December 18, 2020
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A different canopy – “Concrete vs. Jungle”

Words Amatullah Y.    Header Credits Amena T. (@_at_design_) I love the feel of the wind under my wings, I love soaring high and fast, darting towards the ground before sharply sweeping off, my talons scraping the water of the bay. I am a peregrine falcon, I…

December 14, 2020
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Past & Future – “Concrete vs. Jungle”

Words Nafisa C.    Header Credits Jamila M. (@Jamilamilamila) Bygone has the late hour; The dusk sets low on the clouds, barely a promise; a new dawn is over the horizon. Past is a mere fragment, residing in the memories, conscious looms at the peculiarity. What waits…

December 11, 2020