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Mauritius (pronounced Mar-ish-us). A small island country off the east coast of Africa. This rich island seems comparable to a Caribbean island getaway... except a large amount of the locals in Mauritius are of Indian descent with either a Hindu or Islamic background and so the food served at restaurants often follow the rules of these religions. Cool! This map shows some popular tourist attractions. Hopefully I can use this one day.

She's so beautiful! I can pull off this hijab like a boss, but I will never have this kind of face. I'm still beautiful though...I know that. In the world, there are different types of beauty, and that's nothing to be ashamed of.

Perhaps a sin that humbles you is better than a good deed that makes you arrogant. ~ Sheikh Hamza Yusuf. The moment you did a sin and you feel guilty, you quickly ask for forgiveness from Allah, for...

Kalyan minaret, Po-i-Kalan complex, Bukhara, Uzbekistan. It was also known as "Tower of Death", as for centuries criminals were executed by being tossed off the top.

Samarkand is truly a jewel of the ancient and modern Silk Road. There is the exquisite jade mausoleum of Gur-i-Emir, the resting place of Tamerlane. Perhaps the greatest treasure is Registan Square, Tamerlane's outstanding creation, a vast complex of domes and minarets, mosques and medrassas. There is the equally beautiful necropolis of Shah-i-Zinda and the old observatory of Uleg Beg, the greatest Muslim astronomer. posted by www.futons-direct.co.uk

When a Muslim offers his salat to please Allah, his sins are shed away from him just as these leaves are falling off the tree. - Prophet Muhammad pbuh