Monthly Archives: May 2010

Pitfalls of the Satan

One of the greatest means to prevent Satan from overwhelming our hearts is to know the entrances he exploits to find a way into them. Some of them are: Anger and lustfulness. Jealousy and avarice. Overeating — this strengthens the … Continue reading

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Two blessings

The Prophet (p) said: “There are two blessings which many people loose: (They are) health and free time for doing good.”

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A very powerful and wise saying of Hadhrat Ali (r.a.)

“The losses that you suffer on account of your silence can be easily compensated, but the losses which arise out of excessive talk are difficult to requite. Do you not see, that the best way of guarding water in a … Continue reading

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Harmful ingredients in cosmetics

Many of us are not aware of the dangers of the harmful substances in our cosmetic products. Please find a limited collection of these chemical substances: Aluminum – Metallic element used in antiperspirants and antiseptics. Certain scientists have established links … Continue reading

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Halal Cosmetics – an Eco-Ethical Approach

The concept of halal cosmetics embraces an eco-ethical philosophy which rests well with modern and conservative Muslims worldwide. WHILE applying her toner at home one day, Dr Mah Hussain-Gambles was encouraged by her husband to take a closer look at … Continue reading

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Malaysia: Global halal cosmetics market booms

KUALA LUMPUR – Entrepreneurs producing “halal” cosmetics say the global market is booming as more Muslims opt for beauty products that conform to Islamic rules. Famiza Zulkifli from Muslimah Skin Care and Cosmetics Manufacturing made her first halal soap four … Continue reading

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Useful links for muslim travellers (BBC’s video clip about Crescent Rating Halalfire Media Network 

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