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In Conversation with Jumana Ben H.

In conversation with Jumana Ben H.    Illustration Sakina K. It unfolds like a story. It’s nice. I never thought I’d enjoy it but I am. Tell us about your current position and how long you’ve been at it? At present I am doing intensive care…

February 19, 2017
Pearls of the past VI

Pearls of the Past- VI

“Tafakoro Saatin  Khairun min Ibadate Sanatin” To ponder and reflect for even a moment, is worth more than a year’s worth of prayer and worship. Rasulullah SAW…

February 18, 2017

In Conversation with Munira Ben R.

In conversation with Munira Ben R.   Photography Alifiya Z. S. Foreword Batul S.  Many before us have claimed that being an educator is nothing short of nobility. Nobility is a loaded word but Munira Ben embraces it with dedication matched by few others. Munira Ben…

December 11, 2016

My Maula by Durriyah A. S.

Words Durriyah Ben A. S. Illustration Alifiya Z.  Can it be three years Since you have passed? The tears have not stopped The yearning has not ceased. Every morning I awaken Hoping to hear your news. Every night I go to bed Praying you will come…

December 8, 2016

Pearls of the Past- V

Man ‘Arafa Nafsahu Faqad ‘Arafa Rabbahu “He who knows himself, knows God.” – Rasulullah SAW  …

December 8, 2016

In Conversation with Rumana Ben C.

In conversation with Rumana Ben C.   Artwork Alifiya Z. S.  Rumana Ben is fascinated by human behavior and can sit for hours observing people. She feels blessed to be working in a profession she is so passionate about.  Behind this serious look is actually a…

November 8, 2016

Pearls of the Past- IV

Each person’s worth is [determined by] what they do well. – Amirul Mumineen Maulana Ali Ibn Abi Talib AS  …

November 3, 2016

Why do I cry?

Words Insiyah Bensaab Tamim Bhaisaab Illustration Fatema A. Insiyah Bensaab resides in Mumbai, which is also her favoritest place to be. She longs to have the ability to teleport from one place to another without the hassle of vehicles. She detests incompetence in work. If she were to author…

September 29, 2016

Pearls of the Past- III

Rasulullah SAW: “Man baka aw abka aw tabaka alaa waladael-hussain wajabat hul- janaa.” Je naa muta’aliq ek waaz ma Mufaddal Maula TUS ye farmayu: “Je shakhs mara farzand Husain par roi, ya rulawe,  ya rou na awtu hoi toh rowa jiwa moh banawe, toh…

September 29, 2016

The Amat of Allah

Words Tasneem P. Illustration Fatema A.  Amatullah Aaisaheba: the Amat Of Allah,  most endearingly referred to as Busaheba by all, was the fragrance of the home of Al Dai al Mutlaq, al Hayyul Muqaddas Syedna Mohhamed Burhanuddin Saheb (R.A) I vividly recall going to meet Busaheba…

September 16, 2016