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How a Muslim Woman from Malaysia became  the Mother Teresa of Montreal

How a Muslim Woman from Malaysia became the Mother Teresa of Montreal

| October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

The sense of charity in Sabariah began long before she went to Canada. As one of six children in her family, she saw charity being practised every day by her parents. By Yiswaree Palansamy When the video of a tudung-clad woman feeding the homeless in Montreal was shared all over social media recently, people wondered […]

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Ansari Abdullah: The IITian from Malegaon!

Ansari Abdullah: The IITian from Malegaon!

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Ansari Abdullah brought wonderful news to Malegoan residents when he joined the prestigious IIT Kanpur in 2016. For Abdullah, this was the outcome of a little over half a decade of effort and perseverance, and he has not looked back since then. By Amit Kumar Malegaon might be a small town in Maharashtra, but over […]

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Rare Herbal Formula Works Wonders

Rare Herbal Formula Works Wonders

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Rehana Begum’s herbal formula and healing hands have helped 25,000 snakebite victims to find cure from the deadly venom. By A Staff Writer   Where modern medicines have failed, her herbal formula has worked. Rehana Begum of Turuvekere in Shivamogga district has saved from jaws of death around 25,000 victims of snakebite, just by applying […]

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– Muqtar Ahmed’s Calligraphic Journey

– Muqtar Ahmed’s Calligraphic Journey

| April 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Work and Art as Worship Bangalore-based Muqtar Ahmed’s calligraphic pieces adorn mosques in different parts of the world, offices and drawing rooms. By A Staff Writer Amidst the chaos in busy Bangalore is a man who works quietly with his hands and heart with pens and paper, creating beautiful works of classical-style calligraphy that will […]

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The Art of Devotion and Patience

The Art of Devotion and Patience

| January 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Azerbaijani artist writes the holy Quran in gold on transparent black silk sheets. Baku: Tunzale Memmedzade, an artist based in Azerbaijan, spent three years, painstakingly transcribing the holy Quran on sheets of transparent black silk creating a beautifully crafted religious text that demonstrates both devotion and patience. “Memmedzade embarked on the project after learning that […]

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From Tinkering with Metals – To Reaching Out to Mankind!

From Tinkering with Metals – To Reaching Out to Mankind!

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dr Ali Khwaja’s love and compassion for his fellow beings was the driving force behind the setting up of the Banjara Academy, which has helped transform the life of thousands of people, providing them valuable life-skills! By Nigar Ataulla It’s always a great pleasure to walk into Dr. Ali Khwaja’s office, the Banjara Academy, in […]

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A Doctor with a Golden Heart

A Doctor with a Golden Heart

| October 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dr Farida Ghoghawala, a 74-year-old obstetrician-gyneacologist, now a US citizen, has travelled in India, the Philippines and Jordan to treat women who cannot afford quality health care. She takes no fees for her services! After retiring from her practice in 2000, Dr. Farida started volunteering for health programmes. In 2012, she came to India to […]

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Rose Water Goblets & Purple Potions

Rose Water Goblets & Purple Potions

| September 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Baitus Shifa Unani Pharmacy in Mysuru is a little wonderland! Hakim Syed Moinuddin has kept his famous father, Hakim Syed Ghouse Moinuddin’s tradition of Unani medicine alive! By Nigar Ataulla I felt a bit like Alice in Wonderland as I stepped into Baitus Shifa Unani Pharmacy. Nestled in a quiet area called the Mandi Mohalla […]

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Heard of Creative Wash Basins? And Feather-Touch Flush Tanks?

Heard of Creative Wash Basins? And Feather-Touch Flush Tanks?

| February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mohammed Zuhaib Imtiaz did not hop into a multi-national company to work after his MBA. Pushed by his zeal to seek knowledge, he travelled to China. Today, he sells his own brand (A+) of sanitary ware products at down-to earth prices! By Nigar Ataulla I must confess I was putting off meeting Mohammed Zuhaib Imtiaz […]

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Imran Khan of Alwar – A Self-learner’s Tryst with Mobile Apps

Imran Khan of Alwar – A Self-learner’s Tryst with Mobile Apps

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Maqbool Ahmed Siraj It was a rare honour for Mohammed Imran Khan, a Mathematics teacher from Alwar district of Rajasthan. Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi heaped praise on the young man while speaking to a crowd of Indian diaspora at Wembley in London on November 13. Developer of 52 unique educational Apps, Imran Khan […]

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