Friday, July 31, 2009

This is our Country Too

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

A good initiative to let Muslim women's voices be heard by US leaders. Decisions made in Washington, DC affect our daily lives. Join the Muslim Women of America in partnership with Muslim Congressmen Andre Carson, IN and Keith Ellison, MN for the 2009 Day At The Capitol Summit. Invited speakers include Dr. Ingrid Mattson, Dr. Dalia Mogahed, and Corey Saylor (Council on Amercan Islamic Relations):

Happy Jummuah (Friday)!

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you)

Wouldn't it be great if life came with an instruction manual? It did. Allah (God) sent us an instruction manual called the Qur'an. You'll find the solutions for today's problems: financial crisis, teenage pregnancy, depression, racism, etc. in the Qur'an, as Yaser Birjas tells us in this khutba (sermon):

Thursday, July 30, 2009

Another Zohra Sarwari Interview about "NO! I AM NOT A TERRORIST!"

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Our dear sister Zohra Sarwari will have another radio interview about her book "NO! I AM NOT A TERRORIST!" on August 7, 12:30-1:00 PM CDT (UTC - 5) broadcast on: kdth.com.

(Look up your local time at: http://www.worldtimeserver.com)

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

A Muslim Woman's Guide To her Civil Rights

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Fantastic guide for Muslim women in the USA that explains our right to wear our headscarves at school, at work, and when taking driver license and passport pictures. The guide also describes ways to ask for appropriate treatment at the airport. At the end of the guide you will find a list of resources for finding lawyers:

Let's Share the Quran with US Leaders

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Tired of being misunderstood? Please support CAIR's Share the Quran campaign:

Monday, July 27, 2009

Hidden Benefits of Green Tea

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

There is no disease for which Allah (God) has not created a cure:

http://altmedicine.about.com/od/greentea/a/green_tea_benefits.htm?nl=1

Turn off the TV - Turn on life

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Tips for disconnecting the tube:

http://web.youngmuslims.ca/resources/brochures/91-tv.html

Sunday, July 26, 2009

Yes, We Love Hijab

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

The web site address says it all:

Muslims United Against Malaria

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Imam Mohamed Majid, Shaykh Yasir Qadhi, Imam Zaid Shakir, Shaykh Hamza Yusuf, Imam Suhaib Webb, Imam Siraj Wahhaj, Dr. Fatimah Jackson, and others:

Saturday, July 25, 2009

ISNA Canada Convention 2009

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Serving God, Serving Humanity:

Friday, July 24, 2009

Happy Jummuah (Friday)!

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

I hope you enjoyed Friday prayer service. Insha-Allah (God willing) you will benefit from this talk as much as I have: Mokhtar Maghraoui – Tazkiyah: Purification of the Soul:

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Ramadan Activities for Children

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Alhamdulillah (praise be to God), Ramadan is right around the corner, insha-Allah (God willing). Are our kids ready?

The Fasting and the Furious

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

How to Drive Your Motivation All Throughout Ramadan: Free online seminar with Sheikh Muhammad Alshareef.

August 17, 2009 at 6:50 PM (NYC, USA time):

http://www.ilminar.com

(Look up your local time at: http://www.worldtimeserver.com)

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Muslim Fest 2009

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

2 days of good, clean family entertainment:

Monday, July 20, 2009

Where can you find farm-fresh produce in the US?

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Find farmers' markets in your area:

http://www.localharvest.org/

Find out why local, organic food from your farmers’ market is better for your health and the enviroment:

http://www.ecomii.com/tips/shop-at-your-local-farmers-market

Muslim Women's Health and Fitness Website

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Remember the Muslim fitness trainer Mubarakah Ibrahim from the Oprah show?

http://www.muslimahfitness.com

Walnuts May Help Fight Breast Cancer

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

There is no disease for which Allah (God) hasn't created a cure:

Sunday, July 19, 2009

Islamic Dawah Conference

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

July 25-26, 2009, Toronto, Ontario:

Curing the Hearts

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Let's tune up our hearts with Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui & Shaykh Muhammad Ninowy on July 25-26, 2009, Monmouth Junction, NJ:

www.almadinainstitute.org

Brotherhood of the Sahabah

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Makkan and Madinan Analysis with Contempora​ry Applicatio​n-7/26/09:

http://ilm.myknowledgecompanion.com/service/displayDiscussionThreads.kickAction?as=84521&w=216968&d=267212&ac=DEDIT

Saturday, July 18, 2009

Top 20 Most Recession-Proof Professions

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

May Allah (God) bless us with halal rizq (lawful provision):

http://www.bettermondays.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/07/jf-2008-07-recession-proof-jobs.pdf

Friday, July 17, 2009

Happy Jummuah (Friday)!

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

I hope you enjoyed Friday prayer service. Here is a khutba (sermon) on the dangers of heedlessness delivered by Shaykh Hamza Yusuf:

Sister Mona Minkara: Wellesley College 2009 Commencement Speaker

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

May Allah (God) bless and preserve this sister:

http://muslimmatters.org/2009/07/13/positively-muslim-in-the-west-july-2009-mona-minkara

Thursday, July 16, 2009

If you don't know, ask the niqabi

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

The truth straight from a niqabi (woman who wears a face veil):

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/faith/article6584782.ece

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Rihla 2009 Weekend Enrichment Program

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Weekend Spiritual Enrichment Programs in Maryland with Shaykh Hamza Yusuf, Imam Zaid Shakir, and others:

http://www.deen-intensive.com/rihla_weekend.htm

Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Zohra Sarwari Interview about "NO! I AM NOT A TERRORIST!"

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Radio interview with Zohra Sarwari book about her book "NO! I AM NOT A TERRORIST!" on Wednesday 7:00-8:00 p.m. July 15th, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. (East Coast Time- NY Time), 4 p.m. (West Coast Time- California Time), 6 p.m. (Central Time- Chicago Time), and 12:00 a.m. (UK time), inshAllaah:


http://wnjc1360.com

Top 10 Ways To Improve Your Brain Fitness

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

May Allah (God) protect our health so that we can serve him better:

http://longevity.about.com/od/mentalfitness/tp/Mental_fitness.htm

Monday, July 13, 2009

Tafseer of Juz' Amma with Shaykh Muhammad Alshareef

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Free online ilminar (knowledge seminar). Check www.worldtimeserver.com for your local time:

Raising Practicing Muslim Children

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

May Allah (God) protect our children and keep them on the straight path:

http://www.dailymuslims.com/Opinion/Raising_Children_With_Deen_And_Dunya.html

Sunday, July 12, 2009

Al-Hidayah 2009

As-Salaamu alaikum,

For my sisters in the UK:

Muslim Style Queen

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Dressing ourselves for the love of God:

http://caribmuslimah.wordpress.com

Saturday, July 11, 2009

Touched by an Angel: Tafseer Juz Amma

As-Salaamu alaikum (Peace be with you),

Sunday, July 12, 2009, online workshop about the commentary on the 30th part of the Qur'an with Shaykh Waleed Basyouni:

http://www.almaghrib.org/ilminar

10 Truths to improve your life and the lives of those around you

As-Salaamu alaikum,

I remind myself before I remind anyone else:

http://www.examiner.com/x-9968-Baltimore-Muslim-Examiner~y2009m7d1-10-Truths-to-improve-your-life-and-the-lives-of-those-around-you?cid=examiner-email

Friday, July 10, 2009

Happy Jummuah (Friday)!

As-Salaamu alaikum,

Yasir Qadhi – Fruits and Benefits of Iman (Faith):

http://www.halaltube.com/fruits-and-benefits-of-iman

Worldwide Islamic Classes

As-Salaamu alaikum,

Upcoming classes in the UK, Canada, Australia, South Africa, and India:

http://www.alkauthar.org

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Organizational Tips for Messy Student Desks

As-Salaamu alaikum,

Tips for our kids (and us :)

http://k6educators.about.com/cs/classroommanageme2/a/CleanDesks.htm

Home Schooling for Success

As-Salaamu alaikum,

Little-known facts about successful people who where home schooled:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3L-JXKnVCo

Monday, July 6, 2009

Barren but Blessed

As-Salaamu alaikum,

We put our complete faith and trust in God:

http://www.sisters-magazine.com/inspiration/baren-but-blessed.html

6 Stress-Busters

As-Salaamu alaikum,

The less stressed we are, the less stressed our kids are right?

http://www.supermuslimwoman.com/6_stress_busters_article.php

Sunday, July 5, 2009

Saturday, July 4, 2009

Thursday, July 2, 2009

Islam at a Crossroads in America

As-Salaamu alaikum,

International Museum of Muslim Cultures 8th YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION — July 10 -12, 2009:

http://www.muslimmuseum.org/

Employment Opportunity with the Zaytuna Institute

As-Salaamu alaikum,

The Zaytuna Institute in Berkeley, CA is looking for a VP of Administration and Operations:

http://www.zaytuna.org/vpadmin.pdf

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Powerful Sister of the Month - July 2009

The powerful sister for July 2009 is Dalia Mogahed. She is a Senior Analyst and Executive Director of the Gallup Center for Muslim Studies. In April 2009, Dalia Mogahed was appointed by President Obama to serve on the Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships.

Watch her give us the inside scoop on what Muslims really think:

http://www.charlierose.com/view/interview/9246
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