Tag Archives: Islam

My Eid in Kuwait

Although Eid falls during the summer months here in Kuwait, each year I am blessed to receive invitations to lunch or dinner and of course, receiving gifts. A multi-award-winning blogger and advocate for OFWs and investment literacy; recipient of the Mass Media Advocacy Award, Philippine Expat Blog Award, and Most Outstanding Balikbayan Award. Her first…

Hajj – A pilgrimage of my own

5) Hajj, the pilgrimage to Makkah, is the fifth pillar and the most significant manifestation of Islamic faith and unity in the world. A multi-award-winning blogger and advocate for OFWs and investment literacy; recipient of the Mass Media Advocacy Award, Philippine Expat Blog Award, and Most Outstanding Balikbayan Award. Her first book, The Global Filipino…

Zakat; Not wealthy but knows Charity

3) Zakat, alms giving / charity is the third pillar.   “Growing up in a simple family, I also had the chance to receive hand-me-downs from well-meaning relatives and friends. They had more than what we had and they gave these with gladness of hearts.” A multi-award-winning blogger and advocate for OFWs and investment literacy;…

Salah – how I pray and give Thanks

2) Salah, prayer, is the second pillar of the Islamic faith. “My first teacher on how to pray is no other than my Nanay. A multi-award-winning blogger and advocate for OFWs and investment literacy; recipient of the Mass Media Advocacy Award, Philippine Expat Blog Award, and Most Outstanding Balikbayan Award. Her first book, The Global…

The Five Pillars of Islam in relation to my Christian life

1) Shahada: Testifying to God’s One-ness: The declaration “There is no God but Allah and Muhammad is His prophet.” A multi-award-winning blogger and advocate for OFWs and investment literacy; recipient of the Mass Media Advocacy Award, Philippine Expat Blog Award, and Most Outstanding Balikbayan Award. Her first book, The Global Filipino Bloggers OFW Edition, was…

My Muslim friends’ healthy fasting

My years of stay here in Kuwait have given me the opportunity to observe and experience a different and fascinating culture most especially the Muslims’ practices during Ramadan. A multi-award-winning blogger and advocate for OFWs and investment literacy; recipient of the Mass Media Advocacy Award, Philippine Expat Blog Award, and Most Outstanding Balikbayan Award. Her…

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