Muharram is the perfect time for self-reflection and spiritual migration. The first month of the Islamic calendar, commemorating the Hijra (Migration) of the Prophet PBUH from Mecca to Medina. It is a sacred month - second to Ramadan in significance as the Prophet PBUH said:
“The best of fasting after Ramadan is fasting in the month of Allah: Muharram.”
About the Speaker:
Ustazah Nadia Hanim is passionate about empowering different members of the community. With her Advanced Diploma in Special Education, she developed the Quranic Studies curriculum for MIJ Special Education Hub, a full-time English-language holistic program for children with special needs.
She believes that women should raise each other up and not tear each other down, and has given talks and organised events for ladies from all over the world. Ustazah Nadia currently heads Al-Wafa’, an institute that aims to provide moral and spiritual guidance and illuminate souls through knowledge and wisdom.
Before graduating with B.A. Usuluddin from Al-Azhar University, she studied women’s fiqh extensively at Daruz Zahra in Tarim, Hadramaut, Yemen. Ustazah Nadia also an honorary council member of Islamic Scholars and Teachers Association of Singapore (PERGAS).