education & research

Naml….

I never realized that ants have been given so much importance in Islam. Not only there is a whole surah about ants in the quran, I just found out that Hazrat Ali (AS) also spoke about them in great detail. Below is part of the Sermon 185 from the Nahjul Balagha that is about ants. […]

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Naml (review) 11-20

I’m glad that I didn’t start reading naml earlier as the suspense would have killed me. Zumar and Faris get married and they feel rather awkward stuck together like this although it was an informed decision from both sides. Saadi confronted hashim and oblivious to the hidden pen camera, Hashim confesses to all his crimes. […]

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Mushaf (overview / review)

So I read one more novel by nimra Ahmed. and this one only because I was recommended this one after my last review. My verdict: did not like it much. it was good in parts but those parts were not enough for me. MAJOR SPOILER ALERT The story: mehmil’s dad died when she was around 10 […]

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Picture of the Month

K, made dis lovely picture in her playgroup this week and as it did not fit anywhere in her ABC Book, I had to think of wat to do with it. A new idea struck me while watching Barney 😛 I have decided to put it in a frame. Obviously the frame does not need […]

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