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    • Event Review: Amidst the Turmoil: Seeking Clarity & Balance by Ustadh Usama Canon (0)

      The first lecture in the Clarity and Balance Tour series of workshops and lectures by Ustadh Usama Canon and organised by SimplyIslam saw the Singapore Post Auditorium filled with more than 200 people seeking knowledge on a Friday evening. Ustadh Usama began his lecture by stressing the importance of maintaining

      Event Review: Amidst the Turmoil: Seeking Clarity & Balance by Ustadh Usama Canon
    • Death is sufficient as a reminder (0)

      “Death is sufficient as a reminder, O Umar!” Inscription on the ring of the second Khalifa of Islam, Sayyidina Umar ibn Al-Khattab Remembering death seems to be a central part of the religion. After all, what is a more potent reminder of the finite nature of this life and the

      Death is sufficient as a reminder
    • Top 5 Quotes by Shaykh Ahmad Saad (0)

      As a student of Shaykh Ahmad Saad, I have pages upon pages of notes from the various lectures and classes I’ve sat in as he taught. Shaykh Ahmad Saad’s words touches hearts precisely because it comes from his heart and sincerely at that too. It’s difficult to select just 5

      Top 5 Quotes by Shaykh Ahmad Saad
    • Why should I perform the Qurban? (0)

      “So We gave him good tidings of a forbearing boy.And when he reached with him [the age of] exertion, he said, “O my son, indeed I have seen in a dream that I [must] sacrifice you, so see what you think.” He said, “O my father, do as you are

      Why should I perform the Qurban?
    • #ChallengeHate Event Review with Shaykh Prof Mustafa Ceric (0)

      What: Lecture “Challenging Hate: Islam, Conflict & Peacebuilding” Where: Singapore Expo Max Atria Who: Shaykh Prof Mustafa Ceric When: 29 August 2014 By: SimplyIslam, Jamiyah Singapore, Muslim Expats Network (MEX) The backdrop to Shaykh Prof Mustafa Ceric’s talk was a recent ceasefire in Gaza (although after over 2,000 deaths), aggression
      #ChallengeHate Event Review with Shaykh Prof Mustafa Ceric
    • Ramadan Charity Basket; Portrait of a Recipient – Mr Faruk & Zaiton (0)

      SimplyIslam’s Ramadan Charity Basket is happening for the 7th year running. This year, we interviewed 4 of our recipients so that our donors may know more intimately how and who they are helping. When I first set out for the interviews, I expected heart-wrenching stories and  tearful pleas for help.

      Ramadan Charity Basket; Portrait of a Recipient – Mr Faruk & Zaiton
    • Everyone Has Lost Someone in Syria (0)

      We are sitting on an air-conditioned bus on the way to the Turkey-Syria border. The landscape is vast, vast land, as far as my eyes could see. The bus was silent as we really had not much to say. What can you really say when you see with your own

      Everyone Has Lost Someone in Syria
    • Lessons from Fatherhood (1)

      Our first clue that something was different was when my wife, usually a night owl for whom turning in at midnight was an early night, started falling asleep at 9pm. She also started experiencing body aches, and her period had been late for awhile. As her cycle was usually irregular

      Lessons from Fatherhood
    • 4 Refutations to Anti-Hadith Arguments (1)

      In defence of the Prophetic Traditions  “I leave behind me two things, the Quran and my Sunnah, and if you follow these you will never go astray.” The Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him), in his farewell sermon Several articles questioning the validity of the hadith have come to light

      4 Refutations to Anti-Hadith Arguments
    • Event Review: Reflections on the Burdah with Shaykh Ahmad Saad (0)

      What: The Mantle Adorned: Reflections on Burdah Where: Simply Islam, Still Rd Who: Shaykh Ahmad Saad When: 22 November 2013, 8pm Organised by SimplyIslam When was the last time you wrote something out of love? Yeah the once in a while birthday/mother's/father's day dedication on social media but that's about
      Event Review: Reflections on the Burdah with Shaykh Ahmad Saad
    Top 5 Quotes by Shaykh Ahmad Saad

    Top 5 Quotes by Shaykh Ahmad Saad (0)

    As a student of Shaykh Ahmad Saad, I have pages upon pages of notes from the various lectures and classes I’ve sat in as he taught. Shaykh Ahmad Saad’s words

    Ramadan Charity Basket; Portrait of a Recipient – Mr Faruk & Zaiton

    Ramadan Charity Basket; Portrait of a Recipient – Mr Faruk & Zaiton (0)

    SimplyIslam’s Ramadan Charity Basket is happening for the 7th year running. This year, we interviewed 4 of our recipients so that our donors may know more intimately how and who

    Ramadan Charity Basket; Portrait of a Recipient – Mihrul Nisa

    Ramadan Charity Basket; Portrait of a Recipient – Mihrul Nisa (0)

    SimplyIslam’s Ramadan Charity Basket is happening for the 7th year running. This year, we interviewed 4 of our recipients so that our donors may know more intimately how and who

    A Companion’s Addiction to Alcohol – Lessons & Reflections

    A Companion’s Addiction to Alcohol – Lessons & Reflections (2)

    Many amongst the companions were giants, known for their feats and accomplishments. Abu Bakr As-Siddique RA
    Circumcision in Islam: A Meaningless Tradition Worth Discarding?

    Circumcision in Islam: A Meaningless Tradition Worth Discarding? (10)

    About a week ago, in the midst of raging hijab debates and raucous Halloween debaucheries, The
    Today, I Saw My Grandparents’ Bones

    Today, I Saw My Grandparents’ Bones (4)

    Dear reader, I am not sure what benefit this note will bring you, or how it

    An Open Letter to “Islamic” Extremists

    An Open Letter to “Islamic” Extremists (13)

    Dear “Islamic” Extremists, As you would have noticed, I used quotation marks around the word Islamic

    Finding the Prophet in his People

    Finding the Prophet in his People (0)

    I spent a lot of time looking at art the year before I became a Muslim.

    Andalusian Adventure: A Honeymoon across Granada, Cordoba, and more

    Andalusian Adventure: A Honeymoon across Granada, Cordoba, and more (3)

    [imagebrowser id=13] After a couple of days to rest after the hustle and bustle of our

    Event Review: Amidst the Turmoil: Seeking Clarity & Balance by Ustadh Usama Canon

    Event Review: Amidst the Turmoil: Seeking Clarity & Balance by Ustadh Usama Canon (0)

    The first lecture in the Clarity and Balance Tour series of workshops and lectures by Ustadh Usama Canon and organised by SimplyIslam saw the Singapore Post Auditorium filled with more

    #ChallengeHate Event Review with Shaykh Prof Mustafa Ceric

    #ChallengeHate Event Review with Shaykh Prof Mustafa Ceric (0)

    What: Lecture “Challenging Hate: Islam, Conflict & Peacebuilding” Where: Singapore Expo Max Atria Who: Shaykh Prof Mustafa Ceric When: 29 August 2014 By: SimplyIslam, Jamiyah Singapore, Muslim Expats Network (MEX)
    Event Review: Reflections on the Burdah with Shaykh Ahmad Saad

    Event Review: Reflections on the Burdah with Shaykh Ahmad Saad (0)

    What: The Mantle Adorned: Reflections on Burdah Where: Simply Islam, Still Rd Who: Shaykh Ahmad Saad When: 22 November 2013, 8pm Organised by SimplyIslam When was the last time you
    Event Review: Young Muslim Entrepreneur Seminar

    Event Review: Young Muslim Entrepreneur Seminar (2)

    What: Young Muslim Entrepreneurs Seminars Where: Singapore Management University Who:  Harasha Bafana, NurHafihz Noor, Ustaz Syed
    Event Review: From MTV to Mecca

    Event Review: From MTV to Mecca (0)

    What: From MTV to Mecca Where: Shine Auditoroum, Shaw Towers. Who: Kristiane Backer When; 10 Jan
    Event Review: Approaching Allah – Understanding the Concept of Tawassul

    Event Review: Approaching Allah – Understanding the Concept of Tawassul (0)

    Event Review: Shaykh Ahmad Saad - Approaching Allah: Understanding the concept of Tawassul What: Approaching Allah: Understanding
    Muhammad (saw) The Perfect Teacher: An Insight Into His Teaching Methods

    Muhammad (saw) The Perfect Teacher: An Insight Into His Teaching Methods (0)

    Book Review: Muhammad (saw) The Perfect Teacher: An Insight Into His Teaching Methods by Sheikh 'Abd Al-Fattah
    Mohsin Hamid on Reality, Race and Religion

    Mohsin Hamid on Reality, Race and Religion (0)

    What: “I Don’t Believe In Reality” Where: Drama Theatre, School of the Arts Who: Mohsin Hamid When: Sun, 10 Nov
    Event Review: Seeking Sacred Knowledge with Shaykh Ahmad Saad

    Event Review: Seeking Sacred Knowledge with Shaykh Ahmad Saad (0)

    What: Seeking Sacred Knowledge Where: Singapore Post Auditorium Who: Shaykh Ahmad Saad Al-Azhari When: 12 Muharram