How To Take Your Shahadah

The first pillar of Islam, the shahadah, is probably the most significant sentence to ever pass a Muslim’s lips. It is the declaration of faith, which sums up the bare minimum of what it means to be a Muslim: “Ash-hadu anla elaha illa-Allah, wa ash-hadu anna Mohammadan abduhu wa Rasuluhu” (I bear witness that there is no god worthy of worship except Allah, and I bear witness that Mohammad, peace be … Continue reading How To Take Your Shahadah

Islam: Enjoy The Journey

It has taken me a little while to decide what to focus on for the debut post of this blog. The blank canvas in front of me felt quite daunting, as new beginnings usually do. This took me back to the beginning of my journey as a Muslim; that daunting path stretching far and wide ahead of me, filled with so many questions, unknowns, huge … Continue reading Islam: Enjoy The Journey