We all have read and come across the story of Maryam (عليها السلام). I always related to her as Mother Mary more than Maryam (عليها السلام) during my childhood as I had a lot of Christian friends. But the first time I actually read Surah Maryam and connected with her story was during my pregnancy. … Continue reading (Article) How Surah Maryam became my Spiritual Epidural during pregnancy
“How can I connect with the Quran when I don’t understand what I read??”, frustrated I screamed angrily at my mom while I was a teenager. Like most Indian kids I had learnt to recite the Quran albeit without proper Tajweed by age 7. Thanks to our wonderful Quran teacher, my brother and I had … Continue reading (Article) How I Transformed my Relationship with the Quran
When you think of inspiring people sometimes you feel that you have to accomplish big things or do something phenomenal to make an impact on others. Did you know that you could inspire people at home or work or in the community every single day thru small yet significant acts. Especially during these uncertain times … Continue reading (Article) 7 Simple and Smart Ways to Inspire People
We come across diverse people in our lives, those who are constantly grateful for what they have been blessed with, those who complain about everything, and then those who work tirelessly to make a substantial impact on the world. Taking a closer look, we realize that these alleged ‘Movers and Shakers’ are just ordinary people … Continue reading (Article) 5 Essential traits from the Sunnah to be a Successful Muslim!