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Dishonesty Doesn’t Pay

Dishonesty Doesn’t Pay

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Reha was really very sad. It’s not nice to be cheated, is it? “Give full measure, and cause no loss to others. Weigh with correct scales: do not defraud people of what is rightfully theirs; and do not spread corruption in the land.” (Quran 26: 181-183) By Sheesha Reha had been saving up her pocket-money for several […]

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Recollecting a Remarkable Mother

Recollecting a Remarkable Mother

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Well, the greatest thing about my mother was that she was very pious,” Abri began. By Roshan Shah Abri and Yora were colleagues, teachers in a college. In the evenings, after the college closed, they would spend some time together chatting at a tea-shop before heading off to their homes. One evening, Yora said to […]

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Little Chinku’s Big Act of Kindness

Little Chinku’s Big Act of Kindness

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Chinku was an avid reader. She just loved reading-mainly animal stories, fairy-tales and books about inspiring people. By Sheeshu Hee One day, shortly after Chinku had turned 13, her father said to her, “Chinku, you’re a big girl now! You’re now a teenager, and so you should know what’s happening in the world. I want […]

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Foggy Mountains and Awesome Monuments

Foggy Mountains and Awesome Monuments

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

We rode a rickety cycle rickshaw to go around Chandini Chowk to have the real feel of the old world transport and chomped on famous jilebi and rabdi at an eatery. By Kaunain Seher It was my maiden flight journey that took me to Delhi from Bengaluru on November 4 morning as part of the holiday trip from […]

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Something Beautiful for Dada!

Something Beautiful for Dada!

| December 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

The day Reha got to her grandfather’s place she noticed that he wasn’t quite his usual self. By Roshan Shah Reha was really excited—as she always was at that time of the year. She was going to her grandfather’s for the winter holidays. She just loved being with her Dada. He was so full of […]

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How Little Sona Helped a Moth Fly to Freedom!

How Little Sona Helped a Moth Fly to Freedom!

| December 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

“Those who are kind and considerate to God’s creatures, God bestows His kindness and affection on them. Show kindness to the creatures on the earth so that God may be kind to you.” (Hadith of Prophet Muhammad cited in Abu Dawud and Tirmidhi). By Flip & Binkles It was a sunny Sunday morning and Sona was busy […]

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Did you know? – Trees – Nature’s Most Wonderful Gift

Did you know? – Trees – Nature’s Most Wonderful Gift

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Osage orange firewood, also known as hedge, horse apple or bodark, is one of the best firewood types available. This oddly shaped tree does not grow very tall (roughly 26-49 feet), but its wood is extremely dense making it a great firewood choice. Historically found in the Red River Valley of Oklahoma, Arkansas and Texas, […]

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Tale Time – What Little Simre Taught Her Father

Tale Time – What Little Simre Taught Her Father

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Simre had carefully prepared her speech for the event. She wanted to tell her class some nice things about her family and also about some good times that they had shared together. By Roshan Shah It was ‘Talk-About-Yourself Day’ at school that day. Simre was new at the school, and it was to be her […]

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Burnt Toast

Burnt Toast

| October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Your Momma works hard day after day and she’s real tired. And besides a little burnt toast never hurt anyone! “When I was a little Boy, I remember one day in particular when she had made breakfast. She must have been very tired. My mom placed a plate of eggs, and rather burned toast in […]

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Bad Temper

Bad Temper

| October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

When you say things in anger, they leave a scar just like this one. There once was a little boy who had a bad temper. His Father gave him a bag of nails and told him that every time he lost his temper, he must hammer a nail into the back of the fence. The […]

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