Salam alaikum, Jummah Mubarak and Happy St George's Day! 🐉🏴 Building on my sohbet yesterday that discussed Earth Day and the environment, today I read a paper by the British scholar of Islam, Charles Le Gai Eaton, titled Islam and the Environment, included in the book, Islam and the Environment edited by Harfiyah Abdel Haleem…Read more Friday Reflections 23.04.2021
“The Merciful-to-all taught the Quran, created man, taught him to articulate speech. The sun and the moon run on precise calculations. The stars and the trees submit to Him. The skies He raised high and has established the balance, that you may not transgress in the balance, but weigh with justice, and do not violate…Read more Which Of Your Lord’s Blessings Do You Deny?
“If anyone plants a tree or sows a field, and a human, bird or animal eats from it, it shall be reckoned as charity from him.” ~ Prophet Muhammad
Take some time today to remember Mother Earth and give thanks for everything she generously gives all life on this planet, including our Human Family. ❤🌍☺
By Richard St. Barbe Baker The old Maoris were friends of the forest, and whenever they wanted to cut down a tree they used to ask it's permission first, and then cover up the stump with foliage so as to protect the inlying spirit. Throughout the greatest part of the island, the Children of Tane,…Read more Extract from Tree Lore