It was brought to us that once a well known Sufi shaykh was walking with his murid when an opponent of his came towards them and hurled abusive insults to the Shaykh. Calling him all sorts of vile titles such as munafiq, disbeliever and so forth.
The Shaykh kept calm during the commotion.
Pix: Berita Minggu 7th August 2011
A day after a raid by JAIS on a Methodist church in Damansara Utama, a few leading malay newspapers had Nur’s plight as their frontpage news.
Since it happened in Selangor, Abdul Khalid Ibrahim as the Menteri Besar of the state was reported to have issued a gag order to all his Exco members. MCA and of course the Opposition parties were outraged by the raid.
After all it was just buka puasa in a CHURCH attended by 12 Muslims amongst others…..
Yesterday evening, a mainstream TV station in their news broadcast reported that 30% of the medicinal capsules were derived from pigs.
Since pig is haram to Muslims, it creates a great concern amongst Muslims as to whether what they had consumed before was halal or otherwise.
What did you get for your birthday from your telecommunication companies?
If you subscribe to Maxis prepaid, on your birthday you can make free phonecall to Maxis numbers.
If you are a subscriber to DiGi, you get 50% free topup when you reload your prepaid 3 days before or after your birthday, with a maximum value of up to RM500!
If you use Celcom, you get free phone calls on your day of birth to your 8pax numbers only.
Early this month my 18 year old son applied for a job at one of those 24 hours convenient store ( founded in the US but now owned by a Japanese company ).
The next week, I answered a call from one of the staff of the store located in Bandar Baru Selayang, asking for my son to start work immediately.
Before telling my son about it, I asked the girl whether they sell any liquors and the girl told me they had to but they only sell it to non-Muslims.
Today, the 12th of Rabi’ al Awwal, Mawlid al Rasul is celebrated in most parts of the Muslim world.
We have much to be thankful for since the Holy Prophet Sayyiduna Muhammad (p.b.u.h) is indeed a blessing to the world as proclaimed by Allah SWT in the Holy Qur’an ( Surah Al Anbiya’ – 21:107 )
Despite numerous attempts by people who display enmity towards the Holy Prophet (p.b.u.h), since his days until today, Islam is still the fastest growing religion.
To be really thankful to Allah SWT for sending the Last Prophet to the world, we should be asking ourselves…..are we really following the Sunnah of the Holy Prophet (p.b.u.h).
Lately there too much brouhahas about Syaikh Muhammad bin Abdul Wahhab in the local media. The path taken by the syaikh had been debated long time ago by the ulama. There are of course those who follow him to the letter and others who were against his teachings. Continue reading