A Tale about Productivity | Jack The Lad


It all began with Fajr… Familiar with a day when you did not pray Fajr and nothing seemed to get done i.e non-productivity reigned the day? Well, this is one of the days for our Red Un-ProductiveMuslim. He wakes up 10 am, rushes to get anything done throughout the day, and by 12 am at…

9 steps to a healthy month of Ramadan | Jack The Lad


Fasting during Shahr Ramadan can lead to both positive and negative health repercussions. Refraining from eating and drinking during daylight hours has the potential to induce health benefits, but the mere act of fasting alone does not necessarily lead to improved physical health. This article aims to help maximise the health benefits from the month.…

The World’s Greatest Problem | Jack The Lad


Allah has forbidden everything that harms the body and mind, and saps the strength. Everything that is harmful to a person is not permitted… Allah says in the Qur’an “O you who believe! Intoxicants (all kinds of alcoholic drinks), and gambling, and Al-Ansaab, and Al-Azlaam (arrows for seeking luck or decision) are an abomination of…

9 Natural Ways To Quit Smoking | Jack The Lad


After smoking a cigarette, the nicotine circulates in the bloodstream and creates a kind of high. It takes about 6 – 8 hours to remove the nicotine from a single cigarette out of the body. Most of that nicotine gets eliminated through the urine. Most of the stored nicotine takes 48-72 hours to be metabolized…

Making Depression Easy | Jack The Lad


Depression doesn’t mean you need to pray more. Being sad doesn’t mean you need to be grateful for what you have. Here in the Muslim community, we forget that depression isn’t a spiritual thing; rather, it’s a physical thing. Yes, Allah eases all our difficulties, yes, praying brings us to peace of mind, and yes,…