Let us begin with this inspiring individual’s main motto in life: Introducing Malaysia’s first commercial astronaut Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor! I came across Dr. Sheikh while I was going through my newsfeed in Facebook and happened upon this amazing video of a man PRAYING IN SPACE: I got goosebumps watching it because.. praying in SPACE! How unbelievably […]Read more "SHEIKH MUSZAPHAR SHUKOR – AWESOME MUSLIM #6"
History is so darn fascinating. So, for those of you who enjoy history, I thought I should let you know about a great resource. Ever heard of Saudi Aramco World? It is a bi-monthly magazine filled with well-researched and well-written articles on any topics related to Contemporary or Historical Cultures of the Arab and Muslim […]Read more "ARE YOU FASCINATED BY HISTORY?"
I thought I knew Amara. Boy was I wrong! Amara is an American Muslim who is from Sri Lanka (Like me! Yay!). She JUST turned 18 but she has an impressive list of accomplishments like you won’t imagine. Writing about these amazing individuals, I am constantly amazed by how driven and passionate they are. And […]Read more "AMARA MAJEED – AWESOME MUSLIM #5"
What can I say about her? I can say a LOT. In fact, I could write an entire series on this awesome-sauce person. Aniqah is currently studying Neurosciences (with a concentration in Neurobiology) at Brock University. She is, in her own words: I’m not awesome. Ahahaha I’m just a potato Who likes to write And […]Read more "ANIQAH ZOWMI – AWESOME MUSLIM #4"
Amara Majeed is one amazing youngster. The stories in this book are tragic, inspiring, and truly beautiful. There’s one story that’s not as tragic or inspirational in the book, and that would be mine. I haven’t had too many bad things happen to me in life, so my story is the type you would skip over because it’s so blahhh.Read more "THE FOREIGNERS BY AMARA MAJEED"
Omar Al Bach is a young Canadian I wanted to write about because his skills and courage to do what others would hesitate to do makes him – you guessed it – AWESOME! He just turned 19 but the valuable advice he dispenses shows that he gets the important things in life. Like: Keep his […]Read more "OMAR AL BACH – AWESOME MUSLIM #3"
I have a like-minded friend called Sumeyya (who has a black belt in Taekwondo :O) who introduced me to this website called edX. EdX is a website developed by Harvard University and MIT, two of the most illustrious institutions in the world! EdX offers interactive online classes and MOOCs from the world’s best universities, colleges […]Read more "Calling all Seekers of Knowledge – FREE WORLD-CLASS UNIVERSITY COURSES!!"