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Monthly Archives: August 2011

Africa1 Land Convoy reaches Palestine

“The Big Day Has Arrived! Dressed in their bright yellow Africa 1 T-Shirts, assembled in the reception area of the Movenpick Resort and empowered with a mandate to break the siege, participants this morning are …

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Farewell Oh sweet Ramadhaan 2011

The time has come for us once again to bid farewell to this most precious and blessed month of Ramadhaan. It honestly feels like just yesterday when it dawned upon us. How many of us …

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Tensions rise in Gaza, Aug 2011

18 August 2011: Israeli aircraft attacked a Palestinian house in the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah, killing six persons including at two-year-old child. Israel declared new Gaza offensive was underway. Until 4 pm on …

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We remember you Palestine

[mp3_embed blog_plyrs=”2″ id=”5″ nums=”5″ colors=”#B2333F”] I will never forget last year, it was 27 December 2010. People in South Africa were still in the festive mood when the chilling news tore threw South African homes. …

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Africa1 Convoy to Gaza

We are proud to say that the Africa1 (humanitarian aid land) convoy to the Gaza Strip from South Africa is destined to become the first ever relief mission to Gaza from Africa.”I was inspired last …

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Dua for Laylatul Qadr 2011

As Ramadhaan comes to an end and the last days have approached, we look for the night of Laylatul Qadr. This is a VERY auspicious night as the Quraan was revealed on this night and …

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Last ten days of Ramadhaan are upon us

I was in bed listening to the melodious call of the Fiery-Necked Nightjar as it calls each night across the river and was thinking how quick this Ramadhaan (1432) has past? It seems that each year …

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Students list (updated)

Alhamdulillah we have finally updated our complete student list. Madrasah Ummul Hasanaat has grown from strength to strength and we have you – the parents, the students and of course Allah ‘Azza wa Jall to …

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Battle of Badr (in brief)

We all know that one of the first and most significant ghazwah (a battle wherein the Prophet Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam participated) was the Battle of Badr, fought in 2 AH, 17 Ramadhaan. Badr is …

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