Eid Al Adha: Making the Most of the 10 Blessed Days of Dhul-Hijjah

By His intellect, God Almighty has given preference to some places and times over others. For Muslims, Friday is the best day of the week, Ramadan is the holiest month of the year, “Layl-atul-Qadr” (The Night of Decree) is the best night in Ramadan, and the day of...
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Peaceful Offering

Date of Event: May 04, 2013 By: Nathar E.   “Peaceful offerings” is, in essence, the perfect description of what this event was meant to captivate. The Buffalo Academy of the West Side hosted this culminating event, for the second time, in support of peace and justice. A...
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The Not-So-Perfect Wedding Ceremony

Girls start dreaming about their perfect wedding from childhood. Using their Barbie and Ken dolls, they start creating fantasies of what their perfect day would be like. By the time their big day does come around, they have all these years worth of planning to make it just...
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Mitzvah Theological Discussion

Date of Event: March 06, 2013   by: Dan Ludwig On March 6th at the Westminster Presbyterian Church (724 Delaware Ave), members of the Islamic, Jewish and Chr istian faiths gathered to engage in a theological discussion regarding the common threads between the three religions...
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Launching Forward

Launching Forward By Philip Rico In taking some time in my life to volunteer and to learn, I discovered an opportunity to write/blog for WNY Muslims. I am Asian and Caucasian, growing up in a very “WASPy” type cosy subrurban environrment (perhaps WECy is more...
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