2015

Book Review: "Evolution of Fiqh: Islamic Law and the Madh-habs"

Title: تاريخ المذاهب الفقهية (The Evolution of Fiqh: Islamic Law and the Madh-habs) Author: Abu Ameenah Bilaal Philips Genre: Islamic law Publisher: International Islamic Publishing House (IIPH) Release Date: 2006 Pages: 208 Publisher Summary: In The Evolution of Fiqh: Islamic Law & the Madh-habs, Dr. Bilal Philips presents a brief overview of the historical development of Islamic law and its schools of jurisprudence (the madh-habs). This authentic Islamic book on

Roma Street Parklands

  I finally got a chance to visit the famous Roma Street Parkland when my husband was visiting me here. I have heard about it, about the beautiful flowers in the gardens, but I have not visited it during my three years here in Brisbane.  I felt it’s no fun to go there alone, and it’s true that with my special company it felt so great and tranquil. The Roma

Reflections on Ramadhan

I have waited for Ramadan the whole year round and it just went so quickly when it passed. I have realised that for some non-muslims Ramadan may sound like a torture because you are not allowed to eat and drink during the days of the month. It may feel a bit difficult on the first days when you are not used to fasting at other times of the year, but