Category Archives: General interest (Wide-ranging)

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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A Kite in the Evening SkyRelishing the sights and sounds ofGeylang Serai

  A Kite in the Evening Sky Relishing the sights and sounds of Geylang Serai In the Malay Heritage Gallery of Wisma Geylang Serai, among the numerous old photos and Malay artifacts three quotations from my book, “A kite in … Continue reading

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Lighted by Islamic radiance  Enhancing Ibnu Batutah’s educational spirit

Lighted by Islamic radiance   Enhancing Ibnu Batutah’s educational spirit A number of Singaporeans who donated for the building of a mosque in Batam, Indonesia, were among the many Indonesians who witnessed the planned mosque’s foundation-laying ceremony on Saturday, 8 February … Continue reading

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Multi-racial celebrations – true spirit of Singapore PCF Sparkletots’ Bedok North preschool kids celebrate Chinese New Year

Multi-racial celebrations – true spirit of Singapore Bedok North’s Sparkletots’ preschool kids celebrate Chinese New Year in great style President Halimah Yacob in her Chinese New Year message to the nation said: “Lunar New Year is special to our Chinese … Continue reading

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Journey into the heart of briyani country

Journey into the heart of briyani country   Briyani! Wow! That glorious briyani, the favourite of many Singaporeans. To try the best briyani in the world, eight friends, nicked-named the Kashmir Gang, decided, after much deliberation during our last Hari … Continue reading

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SSEAYP family celebrate Festival of Light – Happy Deepavali –

SSEAYP family celebrate Festival of Light – Happy Deepavali – Two dozen people, who have connection with the Ship for South-East Asian Youth Programme (SSEAYP), met on Saturday evening (3 November 2018) for a get-together during which food was aplenty. … Continue reading

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