Ahlul Bayt

Connecting With I.Mahdi AF – Kid-Friendly Areezas

A few years back, in 2013, we started writing Areezahs to I.Mahdi (atf) every Friday or even Thursday evenings. Alhamd, of all the things that I do with the kids, this has been something we've most regularly kept doing. At first, our Areezhas were just sticking stickers, as they couldn't write. We'd tell him a… Continue reading Connecting With I.Mahdi AF – Kid-Friendly Areezas

Ahlul Bayt

10 Ways to Connect to Imam Mahdi

Here is a compilation of some of the things we've been up to on or around the 15th Sha'baan. It sure isn't an exclusive list. The 15th Shabaan should be such a magical time for our kids.That Santa - figure other kids write to and fantasize about, is very real for us. I.Mahdi (af) is that friend, their… Continue reading 10 Ways to Connect to Imam Mahdi

A Mother's Whisperings · Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

Ya Rabb! Accept A Mother’s Petty Excuses On These Holy Nights

The nights of Grandeur are upon us and yet again I feel unprepared, even though I've had a whole year to prepare. I ask myself - How will I make my perfect pitch when I hardly have anything to present? I feel gutted. Why didn't I spend enough time accumulating worthy good deeds and refining my character… Continue reading Ya Rabb! Accept A Mother’s Petty Excuses On These Holy Nights

Asmaul Husna · Prophets

Alalh is Al Azeez – Story of P. Musa

So we were discussing at the story of P.Musa (as), which helped us to arrive at the meaning of Allah is Al-Azeez just as the Holy Qur'an mentions in the ayaahs below. We have used these ayaahs before in our Awesome Prophets Activity. Allah said:Strike the sea with your stick. And it will split in… Continue reading Alalh is Al Azeez – Story of P. Musa

Holy Qur'an · S.Ramadhan

Word by Word Sura Flash Cards

Alhamd, after breaking down our goals for this S.Ramadhan into 4 easy-to-follow steps Memorize, Read & Listen, Understand the Meaning and Apply by doing Good Deeds (a self-directed activity), I am really excited to share these word-by-word Sura Flashcards. I've found these to be very versatile and below are a few suggestions. Use them to learn… Continue reading Word by Word Sura Flash Cards