Ramadan Tag Archive

Tell My Friends I Miss Them

Ibrahim Jimoh
Poem by
Oct 23, 2016 · 2 min read

Why am I empty Of men who pledge loyalty To their Lord, the Most High? Where are my friends, where are they? Please, where are you, show...

Hearts of Gold

Poem by
Jul 30, 2013 · 2 min read

It gives a new meaning to time, This annual beauty, manifestly sublime That transforms minds, purifies souls, And turns rusty hearts into...

A Month To Eternity

Poem by
Jul 26, 2013 · 2 min read

My heart is a wreck, Iman equivalent to a speck. I feel as though I stand in prayer alone When they claim Islam is outdated, outgrown. For...

Holidays or Holy Days?

Essay by
Jul 11, 2013 · 5 min read

I once read someone’s musings on happiness, and it gave me a much more active perspective on the emotion. The writer mentioned that he...

The Taste of Death

Poem by
Feb 1, 2013 · 4 min read

What if your day had arrived? Imagine if your entire life was a lie. Assess yourself as your sins flash by; You’re wasting your youth and...

Words From Heaven

Memoir by
Aug 17, 2012 · 7 min read

The words gracefully marched in unison, vibrating all along, to where they were meant to gather. It was as if a gentle breeze was blowing,...

Ramadan Hitchhiker

Poem by
Aug 3, 2011 · 3 min read

Days draw horizontal lines In the hallow centre of my unkempt mind. Invisibly etched words leave their mark A standing silhouette in the...

Ramadan Umrah: My Journey

Memoir by
Jan 10, 2011 · 12 min read

My wish was finally coming true. I had been on Umrah before when I was younger but for the past year, I had really wanted to go for the...

The ABC’s of this Ramadan

Essay by
Aug 12, 2010 · 4 min read

As Muslim youth, Ramadan rolls around every year, and it means certain things to each of us. For some, it means being able to go to the...

Get Your Game On

Memoir by
Apr 1, 2010 · 3 min read

Ever since I was young, my parents never allowed me to get a game console. Never. Whether it be Super Nintendo, Nintendo 64, GameCube, Sega...

Daily Qur’anic Immersion

Essay by
Sep 17, 2009 · 7 min read

This article was featured in the Mission Ramadan eBook. Waking up before Fajr. Eating with the community at Maghrib. Praying for hours...

Ramadan and the 3 Groups of Youth

MYM Guests
Essay by
Sep 8, 2009 · 8 min read

By Norhassan Curo – A guest post from the Philippines “We relate to thee their story in truth: they were youths who believed in...