Category Archives: General interest (Wide-ranging)

Special celebrations Singaporeans relish and cherish

Special celebrations Singaporeans relish and cherish “According to a study of 232 countries by the Pew Research Centre based in Washington, Singapore is the most religiously diverse country in the world. If there was an Olympics for religious diversity, we would … Continue reading

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SK’s general and Islam-related articles for sharing

SK’s general and Islam-related articles for sharing (Earliest 10, from Aug 2012) Dear readers I started blogging in August 2012, introduced and guided by two of my close friends who are bloggers themselves, Mr Dick Yip and Mr James Seah. … Continue reading

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Congratulations President Halimah!

Congratulations President Halimah! She’s the  symbol of  our multiracial, multicultural, multi-religious nation and national endeavour We Singaporeans congratulate and salute President Halimah Yacob, 63, for being Singapore’s first woman president. We are proud to have her as our president who … Continue reading

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3 Jap students experience family lifestyle in Aug

3 Jap students experience family lifestyle in Aug It is always interesting and informative to visit countries outside your own country to enjoy their sights and sounds as well as their heritage places, and also, if opportunity prevails, to stay … Continue reading

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Happy National Day, Singapore: United we stand as one harmonious nation

Happy National Day, Singapore United we stand as one harmonious nation Singaporeans celebrated the nation’s 52nd birthday on 9 August (2017) with the National Day Parade with much pomp and splendour. The theme of this year’s National Day Parade is … Continue reading

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Second Edition of “Islam Explained” in bookstores now

Second Edition of “Islam Explained” in bookstores now The second edition of “Islam Explained” has already been published (in late July) and is now available in bookstores. In my blog on 7 July (2017), I mentioned that “the price of … Continue reading

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“Quran Hour” gains huge success

“Quran Hour” gains huge success The Quran reading event, called “Quran Hour’, held in Singapore for the first on 11 June from 5 to 6 o’clock, was a huge success. Many took part in the event in mosques all over … Continue reading

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