The Islamic New Year: What it means and why it matters!

The Islamic New Year: What it means and why it matters!

  We’re into a new Hijri year! The Islamic New Year began on the 1st of Muharram (2nd October 2016). This is a time when Muslims across the globe reflect on the Blessings that Allah has bestowed upon them the previous year, as well as reflect on what they have...
Why do we celebrate Eid-ul-Adha?

Why do we celebrate Eid-ul-Adha?

Eid al-Adha is fast approaching! As well as planning our party menu or our children’s presents, it is also important to remember WHY we celebrate Eid al-Adha? Where does this tradition come from? What does it symbolise?   Many people would be surprised to know...