Category Archives: General interest (Wide-ranging)

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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SIGA in the Abode of Peace (Darussalam)

SIGA in the Abode of Peace (Darussalam) Some 110 people attended this year’s SIGA, the 31st SIGA, in Brunei Darussalam (Abode of Peace) from 26-29 April 2019.  The four-day meeting was organised by SIGA Brunei Darussalam with the theme “Reunite … Continue reading

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Workshops together with M3 – Interesting, informative and insightful

Workshops together with M3 Interesting, informative and insightful During a talk on halal food in a “Workshops together with M3” (or in Malay, “Bengkel bersama M3”) event at Masjid Al-Taqua on Saturday, 30 March (2019), the speaker delved on what … Continue reading

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Spread the spirit of“Salam” (Peace)Time to seriously tackle racial hatred, hate speeches, Islamophobia, bigotry, racial supremacy, and be united, supportive and loving to all races in human brotherhood

Spread the spirit of “Salam” (Peace) Time to seriously tackle racial hatred, hate speeches, Islamophobia, bigotry, racial supremacy, and be united, supportive and loving to all races in human brotherhood “Assalamu-alaikum”.  This is a greeting of peace in Islam. It … Continue reading

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