Dowra Reflections 3: The City of Light

Dowra Reflections 3: The City of Light

  Dowra Reflections 3: The City of Light   And the journey continues! Our beloved teacher, Mualima Radia Bawa Hendricks and her family, have travelled to the blessed city of Tarim, Yemen to immerse themselves in The Dowra, a 40-day Islamic Studies programme taking place between 26 June-03 August 2018 (12 Shawwal-21 Dhul Qa’dah 1439). “It was said that even the streets…

[Watch] "The Light Within" - Strong Ummah Conference

[Watch] “The Light Within” – Strong Ummah Conference

  Strong Fathers, Strong Mothers, Strong Ummah Conference   Watch our Director, Mualima Radia’s speech titled, “The Light Within”, presented at the Strong Ummah Conference held by the Light Upon Light Women’s Foundation (LULWF) between Friday 6 April –  Sunday 8 April 2018 at Portia Primary School, Cape Town. This event shared inspiring and practical talks from an array of…

Self-Sanctification – Where to Start?

Sanctification of religious sites, times and rituals have for centuries been upheld and respected. A certain internal state of purity, physical dress code or a particular manner of behaviour and demeanour often accompany most of these sacred observances. Those who dare to venture into the area of disregard and abandonment of these observances stand the chance of being negatively branded or labelled by the vast majority, sometimes unable…