[Ramadan Series] Creating a Habit of Fasting After Ramadan

Creating a Habit of Fasting After Ramadan

The blessed month of Ramadan gives us tremendous opportunities to seek forgiveness and ask for Allah’s mercy. Special prayers and excess charity become a norm in many households. However, once Ramadan comes to an end, some people go back to their old ways of skipping a few prayers, or delaying them and committing sins without

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[Ramadan Series] Does Fasting Kill Your Productivity? (Part 2)

Does Fasting Kill Your Productivity? (Part 2)

Part one of ‘Does Fasting Kill Your Productivity?’ highlighted the difference between the mere abstinence from eating and an authentic Islamic fast. We also argued that the latter, far from causing us to underachieve, was instead the best approach to defeat ‘Productivity Drainers’. This article will go on to illustrate how fasting can reveal itself

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[Ramadan Series] Does Fasting Kill Your Productivity? (Part 1)

Does Fasting Kill Your Productivity? (Part 1)

I know that you expect me to say no, absolutely not. But the truth is, yes it does. We cannot deny that if by fasting you mean only refraining from eating or drinking, your production and achievement rate will decrease in every aspect of your life. You will probably try to do as little as

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