Is anyone else as excited as I am that Ramadan is here?
They say the more ones faith grows, the more changes one begins to notice in one’s life. This extends to Ramadan. Since I became a lot more conscious about my deen, I’ve constantly looked forward to Ramadan.
A couple of years back I promise you I didn’t get as excited as I do now about Ramadan.
I got to truly appreciate Ramadan the year I was in a different country and fasted for close to 18 hours. Before it came, I was so sure I was going to fall sick half way through, but it was the most beautiful experience. (Not sure why I never got around to sharing).
This year, we have sadly been faced with a pandemic and I have had to change a lot of the plans I had made to take advantage of the holy month.
I was looking forward to observing Taraweeh every night in the mosque, going for joint iftars, and most importantly performing itikaaf.Continue reading “RAMADAN IN A TIME OF PANDEMIC”