I love books. Especially fun Islamic books. There are so many amazing Ramadhan and Eid books available to us these days. As we await the Holy Month of Ramadhan, I have created a book countdown with five to ten of our Islamic books. To build the anticipation and excitement, I wrapped the books for the … Continue reading Ramadhan Countdown Book Basket
Eid Mubarak, all! Despite all the sadness in the world, I hope you have a blessed Eid, full of delicious food and wonderful friends and family. For the past week, we have been listening to these beautiful nasheeds, over and over and over again. It definitely feels like Eid! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LS-_NPoM_XA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Poaqz8Y6M04 We also had … Continue reading Eid Mubarak!
“All too fast, the moon goes past, our month of blessings now has gone. But we’ll keep its spirit throughout the year, every day should be like Ramadan.” –Dawud Wharnsby, “We’ve Scanned the Sky” The countdown for Eid has only a handful of days left. A handful of blessed nights. The preparations for Eid are … Continue reading Every Day Should be Like Ramadan!
Part 1: I WANT TO BE LIKE IMAM ALI (AS) The shahadat of Imam Ali (AS) is a major event in the holy month of Ramadhan. We mourn the loss of one of the most amazing beings ever created. For our children to understand why we are sad and why this loss is so important, they … Continue reading Imam Ali (AS) + Laylatul Qadr
One of my absolute favorite parts of the holy month of Ramadhan is Dua Iftitah. My evening does not feel complete unless I read Dua Iftitah every day, whether for myself, or at a mosque, or listening to a recorded recitation. This was not always the case, though. When I was young, I clearly remember … Continue reading Dua Iftitah Journal
Over the past few weeks, I have been inspired by so many posts and images I have seen around the web, and I want to share few things that I saw and implemented in my home! Ramadhan Mubarak Banner – I have been inspired by dozens of different banners that I have seen pictured over the … Continue reading Ramadhan Mubarak!
During this Holy Month of Ramadhan, duas are greatly emphasized. We are encouraged to pray at various times. We usually have specific prayers in mind, and we make sure to remember those struggling around the world, our loved ones as well as those we have never met. This beautiful practice of Dua is one of … Continue reading Ramadhan Mini Dua Book
"How long left until iftar?" "Can I eat now?" The last few minutes of our fasts feel like the slowest. So much of the last ten minutes of each fast is spent watching the clock, impatiently awaiting each tick as time crawls to the moment where we can eat our mouth-watering food. The time for Fajr is … Continue reading Ramadhan Clocks