Author Archives: shaikkadir

Part 2 “We are a family forever.”

Part 2 “We are a family forever.” With 30 years of experience in hosting the Participating Youths (PYs) of the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Programme (SSEAYP) for its homestay stint, the author of the book, “The ship that … Continue reading

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Part 1 A memoir written in honour of  SSEAYP homestay host families

Part 1 A memoir written in honour of  SSEAYP homestay host families Recently the book, “The ship that spreads friendship”, was published by the SSEAYP International Singapore, and given away free to all Singapore homestay host families of the participating … Continue reading

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Part 2 A peek at the SSEAYP homestay book

Part 2 A peek at the SSEAYP homestay book   You would have read “Part 1:  Wah!  This year’s SSEAYP PYs will get a homestay book memento!” published in my blog on 8 September (2019).  Here’s part 2. The SSEAYP … Continue reading

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Part 1 Wah!  This year’s SSEAYP PYs get a homestay book memento!

Part 1 Wah!  This year’s SSEAYP PYs will get a homestay book memento! Yes. This year’s participating youths (PYs) of the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Programme (SSEAYP) will each receive a SSEAYP homestay book to read and … Continue reading

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Qurban in Medan Hari Raya Haji celebration delight

Qurban in Medan Hari Raya Haji celebration delight A group of  friends, comprising 12 Singaporeans and one Indonesian working in Singapore, went to Medan for a 5-day trip from 8-12 August (2019), the objective being to celebrate Eid ul-Adha (or … Continue reading

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Towards unity as one people of Singapore Understanding and appreciating religious practices via interfaith dialogues

Towards unity as one people of Singapore Understanding and appreciating religious practices via interfaith dialogues More than 50 Singaporeans of multi-racial, multi-religious composition attended a talk on marriage from the perspectives of the Sikh and Ba’hai religions at the Amazing … Continue reading

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Significance of Ramadan and iftar at Heartbeat

  Significance of Ramadan and iftar at Heartbeat Some 250 people, including non-Muslims, were invited for iftar (breaking of the Ramadan fast) event on Saturday evening of 25 May 2019 at the Heartbeat community hub in Bedok, officially known as … Continue reading

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