Eid-ul-Fitr – #TheEidConnection

Community. Creation. Creator. Connect. #TheEidConnection Eid al-Fitr (عيد الفطر‎), “festival of breaking of the fast”, is a religious day celebrated by Muslims across the globe. It marks the end of Ramadan – the Islamic holy month of fasting. A special Salaat (Islamic prayer) is prayed in the morning, generally in an open field, or in a […]

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Green Verses, Ramadan 2015 – A verse per Juz/Para

Our first #GDRamadan Quran series from last year (2015) focused on bringing you a green, ecological verse from each juz/para every day. We have collated them below for you to have a refreshing read! May Allah SWT make us of those who recognise, understand and appreciate all of His aayaah – in the Quran, within ourselves […]

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#30PacketsOfGreeness, #Ramadan2016

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar. Muslims set themselves into a daily routine of rising above their physical needs in order to embrace greater spirituality. The month is filled with extra acts of worship, an emphasis on being a source of goodness, and an avoidance of any action that is of harm to others and […]

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Green Ramadan

Allah (SWT) has created us with very basic, physical needs – drinking, eating, sleeping and intimacy. These needs essentially connects us to our environment, and connects us to the living and non-living elements that surround us. Recognising these needs and this connection helps us to understand and embrace our dependence on our Creator through His creations. […]

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International Green Khutbah Campaign 2016

The Green Khutbah Campaign is an international call-out made by our Canadian brothers and sisters from khaleafa.com. On Friday, April 22, 2016, (International Earth Day) Muslims will be encouraged by their religious leaders to look to Islamic principles to ‘Green Their Deen’ and promote greater environmental awareness. The Khutbah (which can be adapted for a pre-jumuah […]

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How to be a Khalīfa of the Earth during the Ijtima!

Because caring for all creations, wherever, whenever, is part of being Muslim. Getting there Walk, ride a bicycle, or carpool. Less traffic. Less toxic fumes. Save petrol. Save money. Save the environment. Be courteous to the land and its inhabitants The Ijtima grounds are the home of insects, birds and plants. They live there during […]

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Paper For Purpose Callout 2015, Green Deen Middelburg

‒ Zakariyya Gardee, Middelburg. Mpumalanga, 2015-12-07. The past month has been significant. The first major project for Green Deen Middelburg was successfully completed ‒ Paper for Purpose! This initiative saw the team at Green Deen Middelburg collecting used paper from the Middelburg Muslim School for recycling at the local tissue factory. Recycling (the conversion of […]

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Eid-ul-Fitr 2015 – #TheEidConnection

Community. Creation. Creator. Connect. #TheEidConnection Your Feelings.Your Thoughts. Your Experiences.   Eid al-Fitr (Arabic: عيد الفطر‎) , “festival of breaking of the fast”),  is an religious day celebrated by Muslims across the globe. This Eid marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting (sawm). Eid al-Fitr has a particular Salat (Islamic prayer) consisting of two […]

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#30DaysOfRamadan, #30PacketsOfGreeness

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar when Muslim set themselves into a daily routine of rising above their physical needs and wants in order to embrace greater spirituality. The month is filled with extra acts of worship, an emphasis on being a source of goodness, and an avoidance of any action that is of harm […]

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