“To be ridha (content) is to not just passively bear the trials you are facing,” corrected Mdm Hamidah Bahashwan at the recent ADIL (Adult Islamic Learning) Knowledge Retreat, “but to also seek help or take some form of action to improve your situation”.
I never thought that I would be worrying about it one day. I used to think my life would never be stressful because I made the conscious decision to stay single and constantly be the third wheel for my parents until the day I pass on… until I met my husband and got married, and along came little, sweet baby A.
Every Ramadan we often hear the term – “10 malam terakhir” or “the last ten nights”. What is it really with these ten nights? Why is it so important?
Eid al-Adha, or Hari Raya Haji as it is known in Singapore, marks the end of Hajj, the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca.