Home-Start Wessex wins Community Support Award

HOME-Start Wessex has received a Community Support Award at the Poole Business Awards 2024 in recognition of its positive impact on the local community. Organised by Marketing West, the Poole Business Awards recognise and reward local businesses that have significantly contributed to the local economy. First launched in 2021, a spokesperson said entries this year […]

Fasting is an important aspect of Ashura CategoriesNEWS

When is Ashura 2024?

In the Islamic (Hijri) Calendar, certain days are more virtuous than others. One such day is the 10th of Muharram, the Day of Ashura, which falls in the first month of the Hijri year. This year, the Day of Ashura is expected to fall on July 16, 2024. This is subject to change depending on […]

Inspiring fundraiser honoured for suicide prevention efforts

SOS Silence of Suicide has praised Pavlina Faladova for her unwavering dedication to suicide prevention and supporting those affected by it. Despite the deeply personal tragedy of losing her sister to suicide, Pavlina has tirelessly worked to raise awareness and funds to support the cause. Her fundraising efforts were impressive, raising £2,747 and demonstrating her […]

In the sacred month of Muharram, Muslims are encouraged to do acts such as dhikr, reading qur'an and voluntary salah CategoriesNEWS

Muharram 2024: The Month of Allah (SWT) 

Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar. It marks the start of the Islamic New Year.   Beyond being the start of another Hijri year, Muharram is also a sacred month. One with great opportunities to increase our rewards. So how do we make the most of it?   What is Muharram?  In Arabic, […]