Tag Archives: Ramadan

“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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Fond memories of KBPS Class of 1968

  Fond memories of KBPS Class of 1968 The excitement was already in the air some three weeks before Saturday, 22 April 2017, the day when the excitement came to grandeur in a reunion gathering of the “Class of 1968” schoolmates … Continue reading

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(Practical Islam) Spreading the Ramadan spirit in Singapore

TUESDAY 7 JUNE 2016 ============================================================= SINGAPORE — Muslims around the world marked the start of Ramadan, Islam’s holiest month, on Monday (June 6). Some have already begun the period of intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk fasting, while others will begin fasting on … Continue reading

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(General interest): Salute to the humble bubur masjid

Salute to the humble bubur masjid     I love bubur masjid (directly translated as “mosque porridge”) which is available only once a year in Ramadan. Bubur or spiced rice porridge is a traditional food item for iftar (breaking of the … Continue reading

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(3) Discovering Islam: Experiencing the Night of Power and feeling sad to leave Ramadan

Experiencing the Night of Power and feeling sad to leave Ramadan   As Ramadan this year (1435H or 2014CE) comes to a close – just a few days left – Muslims who have immensely benefitted from it, especially in spiritually, … Continue reading

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(19) Practical Islam: Let’s share our Ramadan joy with our non-Muslim friends

 Let’s share our Ramadan joy with our non-Muslim friends We’ve been waiting for the blessed Ramadan for a year and now it has finally arrived.  Though we go without taking a morsel of bread or a sip of water the whole … Continue reading

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(18) Practical Islam: Ramadan – An annual appraisal period to enhance self-improvement

Ramadan:  An annual appraisal period to enhance self-improvement By Shaik Kadir The blessed month of Ramadan begins at end of this month (on 29 June), and Singapore Muslims as well as their brothers and sisters around the world are excitedly … Continue reading

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