International Women’s Day 2019 “Celebrating Our Lights”

Nimah recently participated at the opening sessions of the first event celeberating International Women’s Day in Dhahran.

Starting with special appreciation to partners and mentors male and female who with the known and unknown pioneering women. The pioneers– beacons and banners who have helped ignite the drive to grow on this journey. A growth on all levels, professional, emotional, spiritual and physical.


Reading two unpublished poems of hers, starting with ” Celebrating Our Lights’ a tribute to pioneers known and unknown. The audience was also engaged in the second poem ” Revolutions and Rising” a highly interactive poem on balance and the possible versus the impossible….

Celebrating Our Lights can be heard at http:// https://soundcloud.com/nimah-nawwab/celebrating-our-lights-poem-on-women

An excerpt of the poem follows

Igniting us and igniting our ancestors

igniting us and igniting our progeny

They are the named above all

the Known and the Unknown,

the recorded and unrecorded

Our treasures beyond perceivable price

here    and in    the hereafter.


The Blessed

Sittana Maryiam,

Sayyidatina Asia,

Sayyidantuna Khadijah,

Fatimah, Aisha, Safiayyah

Nusaybah, al Khansa 

Rabia

Mothers,

 Our Mothers of the Spirit…

Imagine Writing to the Best of Creation

Join the ummah of lovers in the “Letters to The Beloved” initiative offered to children and adults alike.
Sumbit at 
https://letterstothebeloved.com/
or via email to
letterstothebeloved@sanadcollective.org  

Deadline January 31, 2019 awards announced February 14, 2019

Imagine expressing your love and joy for the Greatest Blessing, for the Best of Creation ﷺ
Taking the time and contemplating his birth, his life, his mercy, his journey ﷺ

Voice your love into words through 
a letter
a poem 
or a video 
in English, French or Arabic.

Kindly note down name, age, city and country 
#ProphetMuhammad ﷺ
#letterstothebeloved #dearbeloved2019 #lovefortheprophet #Madinah
#faith #writing #poemsofpraise #muslimyouth #childrenwriting #childrenspoems #poetrywritingforall #writingcompetition #videodearbeloved2019

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Parents praise for Imam Al Ghazli Book Project

Imam al-Ghazali continues to be a teacher for one and all for centuries.

The al-Ghazali Children’s Project also continues to grow and flourish interactively with its volumes for the young on character refinement.

The project has evolved into a key element in the much needed paradigm shift for effective character refinement and beautiful education for the young.

Countless letters from parents to the publisher note that this condensation and simplification of the essential teachings of Imam al-Ghazali have made it possible for them to realize these meaningful and universal truths in their own lives.  For more check out https://ghazalichildren.org/

How to give is the lastest book on Zakat and Almsgiving

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Pilgrims Starting A Journey of A Lifetime “Seven Upon Seven” by Nimah Ismail Nawwab

 

May all #pilgrims converging on #Mecca for the start of the #hajj journey– in the footsteps of beloved prophets alayhim as’salah wa as-salam; starting with the #tawaf be blessed with the serenity, peace and joy of spiritual rejuvenation “Labbayka Allahuma Labbayk”

 

Deep Loss to Humanity Passing Away of Sidi Daniel Abdal Hayy Moore Poet of Light & A Window into His Work

 

His legacy, spirit, wisdom, love for the Divine,  live on, inna lilahi wa inna ilayhi raji’oun, missing his spirit that has being flying through the mists of memories these last years, his voice resonating, his wisdom prevailing… and praying for a light that never dims our dearest soul friend, mentor and Poet of Light Sidi Daniel Abdal-Hayy Moore

 

 
Remembered and in prayers for him and all his loved ones, al Fatihah and Yasin.  

His site which showcases his legacy http://ecstaticxchange.com/

 

Two Videos of Sidi Abdal Hayy Moore 

1- “You’ll Sing a Song” from his book Where Death Goes, The Ecstatic Exchange, 2009

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zQOVrTov2g

2-Poem “The Birth Of Prophet Muhammad” – Daniel Moore

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5kocbozMa78&ebc=ANyPxKqVGRULx9ERVObkBal5mKgd7L1uM1AOkT3xc7Q3FQNH0a-PFj7OJnRec6M11CUsaIXNjPBfaQ2g5Tq5ApT_iOddqFxzDQ

Sidi Daniel Abdal Hayy Moore and nimah reading May 19 2012 666 1