A Dark Day in Christchurch, New Zealand

c/o of MuslimGirl Who, when calamity befalls them, say, "Verily, to God we belong and, to Him we shall return."Quran 2:156 Today, March 15th, 2019 has been deemed a dark day in New Zealand. A group of white supremacists went into two Christchurch masjids (mosques) during Friday prayers and opened fire. More than 50 people…

How to Help the People of Nepal

فَإِنَّ مَعَ الْعُسْرِ يُسْرًا. إِنَّ مَعَ الْعُسْرِ يُسْرًا "And, behold, with every hardship comes ease. Verily with every hardship comes ease" -Quran, 94:5-6 As many of you are aware, the nation of Nepal was hit with a 7.8 magnitude earthquake early Saturday, April 25th. Several aftershocks, measured at up to 5.5 magnitudes, have since followed in the…

Prayers for the Philippines

الذين اذا اصابتهم مصيبة قالوا انا لله وانا اليه راجعون
Who say, when afflicted with calamity: "To God We belong, and to Him is our return"
-Quran, 2:156

Ramadan Verse & Quote (Day 15)

I was recently having some interesting conversations with friends of mine about the various things that have been bothering us. It got me thinking about forgiveness. Verse: “Whether you publicize a good deed or hide it or pardon a (personal) offense (done against you), know that God has the power to pardon (all sins).”  -Quran…

Zakat Recommendations

Ramadan Kareem and Eid Mubarak to all my readers and followers! It's that time of year where we Muslims reflect back on ourselves spiritually, mentally and physically. It's also that time of year where we also need to give back to our communities be with finances, volunteerism or word of mouth. I'd like to take…