Today it's the 30th of November that says nothing to us Algerians but rainy weather and traffic jams. However, today is the 12th Rabi' al-awwal in the Islamic Calendar at the same time that means Mouloud. Mouloud is the remembrance of the birthday of the Prophet Mohammed (peace be upon him). Mawlid around the Arabic … Continue reading Mouloud / Mawlid of the Prophet (p.b.u.h)
Psychotherapy via Wiktionary.org The treatment of people diagnosed with mental and emotional disorders using dialogue and a variety of psychological techniques. To begin with, Islam is God's guidance teaching us how to live purely and in peace with oneself. To achive the inner peace, one has four things to know after joining Islam: … Continue reading The daily psychotherapy of Islam
Yesterday, it's been the 1st November that is a double National Day. In Algeria, it's a free day for celebrating the beginning of the Revolution(1956.nov.1) against the French Colonialism(1830-1962). Meanwhile in Hungary, it is the religious and national day of the dead "all soul's day". The former one celebrates its national day with Algerian national … Continue reading Free Day, New Blog Design
Why Berbers resist Islam in Algeria? Before I would start to examine this spicy question of "why Berbers resist Islam in Algeria", let me clear the situation which is almost idyll nowadays. In fact, the major population of Algeria find no difference between being Arab or Berber or Muslim; these three traits equally mean the … Continue reading Why Berbers resist Islam in Algeria?
I've just found my lately made Shakespeare sonnet rework that was inspired on an English class, analyzing Shakespeare's sonnet that is full of dirty and erotic metaphors. Since the whole poem is written around lust that does not fit my Muslim principles, I rewrote it to my langauge. 🙂 Shikh-spree sonnet 129 C'est pour Bingo … Continue reading Poem rework: Shikh-spree sonnet 129
I always used to say "religious views are far away from me"; however, the facts are telling the opposite: throughout my life I was born Muslim, became pious Christian, then atheist until I reconverted to Islam 4 years ago. This fuzzy story is the cause of my parents' divorce, having a Hungarian Christian mother and … Continue reading 21 years in Christianity vs 4 years in Islam