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The Benefits of Fasting

June 12th, 2018

Aside from the religious obligations upon Muslims during the Holy month of Ramadan, fasting has countless health benefits, too. From improved weight management and healthier blood …

The Benefits and Rewards of the Night of Power (Laylat-ul-Qadr)

June 11th, 2018

“Surely, we have revealed to you the Grand Night, and what will make you comprehend what the Grand Night is? The Grand Night is better than a thousand months. The Angels and th…

How Ramadan is Good for Your Health

June 5th, 2018

We all know that Ramadan is a wonderful time and that we are blessed to be able to experience it year after year. By wishing blessings on others and donating to help feed the hung…

5 Acts of Sadaqah Jaariyah in Islam

May 24th, 2018

In Islam, there are many acts which can lead to immeasurable reward – both today and in our Hereafter; these acts are commonly referred to as sadaqah jaariyah.Sadaqah jaariyah is…

BBC’s The Apprentice 2017 contestant, Bushra Shaikh says

May 23rd, 2018

“I’m making my Zakat count this Ramadan!” Bushra Shaikh, 34, says life has been incredibly busy since she finished filming BBC’s 2017 Apprentice series. She’s just been …

Celebrity Chefs Send Good Wishes and Best Dishes for Ramadan

May 18th, 2018

Celebrity chefs Madhur Jaffrey, Ainsley Harriott and Saliha Mahmood Ahmed (Masterchef UK Champion 2017) are supporting Muslim Aid's Ramadan campaign this year. To help…

Training & Fasting

May 10th, 2018

It’s Ramadan! - Training & Fasting? Ten Top Tips for you For all footballers and other sports enthusiasts out there, it’s really important to look after your…

Salah: The Second Pillar of Islam

April 19th, 2018

Salah, explained…Salah, the second pillar of Islam, is a daily obligation upon all Muslims above baligh (mature) age and is the act of offering prayers to Allah SWT. …

14 YEAR-OLD MALIKA FULFILS AMBITION TO DELIVER AID TO REFUGEES IN LEBANON AS PART OF MUSLIM AID’S BOOTS ON PROJECT

April 17th, 2018

Malika, 14, and her father Faraz Yousufzai have just returned to the UK after joining a team of volunteers from across the country to visit Syrian and Palestinian refugees in Leban…

Zakat: The Third Pillar of Islam

April 10th, 2018

Zakat, in a nutshell…Zakat, the third pillar of Islam, is an obligatory act upon all qualifying Muslims and is the undertaking of submitting a set percentage of his or her profit…

The Five Pillars of Islam

April 5th, 2018

In Islam, it is important to recognise and acknowledge one's duties and obligations towards faith. With the upcoming arrival of Ramadan 2018, now is as good a time as any to educat…

Mehdi Hasan Captivates Guests with Keynote Speech at Muslim Aid’s Gala Dinner

April 3rd, 2018

On Friday 23 March, over 400 people gathered at London’s Intercontinental Hotel, Park Lane, for Mehdi: Unfiltered, an event in aid of Muslim Aid’s work for girls’ education…

Ramadan 2018: The Importance of Water

March 20th, 2018

A severe lack of water can lead to a myriad of problems with the human body and how it functions, from dizziness all the way to stomach ulcers and even death. Wi…

The Benefits of Female Education

March 1st, 2018

It is universally acknowledged that education is an important aspect of life, for both genders, from all walks of life. In developing countries though, where many communities consi…

The Importance of Staying Humble

February 20th, 2018

When we find ourselves in a position where we are more fortunate than others, sometimes it is easy to lose sight of our foundations and humility. However, it is always important no…

Why Charity Giving is Important in Islam

February 15th, 2018

Many brothers and sisters reading this article will be doing so in the comfort of their daily surroundings; in their warm homes, or perhaps even alongside their loved ones. Some of…

Stay Humble and Be Thankful

February 1st, 2018

In our daily lives, it can be all too easy to get brought down by the little details while overlooking the bigger picture. All too often, this can lead to discontentment, causing u…

Every Penny Counts

January 25th, 2018

The beauty of charities is that they rely solely on the generous donations of people just like you. However, the fact of the matter is that without donations, many charities just s…

The Beauty of Islam

January 23rd, 2018

The very epicentre of a Muslim’s belief is their relationship with their Creator; Allah SWT. It is imperative to have an increased awareness of our Lord to enable us to attain ev…

The Benefits of Volunteering

January 18th, 2018

When you lead a busy life, it can be difficult to find the time to do everything that you want to do, let alone anything else! Although it is important to spend time relaxing and w…

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