Language of the Quran

Archive for June, 2014

Common mistakes in Ramadhan —

Came across the article below. Thought it to be very sound advice. Inshallah read and leave comments. Jazakallah khayrun.   Common mistakes in Ramadhan: 1. Drinking “vimto” on a daily basis – Why: It contains high amounts of sugar, additives and colarants – Solution: If you have to, drink it twice a week maximum 2. […]

Why I wear Hijab —

Below is a beautiful 3 minute clip that I urge every woman and man for that matter to watch. It serves as a reminder to some, an eye opener to others. In this video Majede Najar expertly explains what the hijab truly is and means in a way that every person can understand and relate […]

‘My Arabic Alphabet Book’ —

This book is a gem for your toddler. Some of its qualities include: 1. It is bright, colorful and durable. 2. It contains pictures and transliteration. 3. An example of an arabic word is given. This reinforces in the child that Arabic is a meaningful language and the Quran is a book with meaning, not […]

‘How To Teach your Kids Quran’ —

As salamu alaikum This lecture by Qari’ Muhammad ‘Uthman Al-Qasim, I found very helpful during the year I was teaching my four year old son the Qaida (fundamental principles of reading Arabic). The ideas in it I found very beneficial, timeless  and relevant to our times. I would recommend all Muslim parents to watch this. The […]