Daily Archives: December 22, 2007

Out to kill our sleep

Our hotel in Makkah was the best spot. You peeped out the window and could see the minaret of the Masjid al Haram. It was right behind the Makkah Hilton, and more importantly, right above the Hunain cassette store! That … Continue reading

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Eid in a nutshell

I guess Eid is really what you make of it. I never really noticed too much before that Eid (both al Fitr and al ‘Adha) is quite the dull, lifeless affair here, unlike “back home.” There, we are surrounded by … Continue reading

Posted in Islamically Inclined, Lets Get Personal | 3 Comments