Volunteering during the Holy Month of Ramadan

Volunteering brings joy to one’s heart. Indeed, it is a very rewarding deed that gets you closer to God, while making you feel positively part of something greater. There are million ways to offer a helping hand, so why not start today.

Whether you volunteer to help a poor or someone going through difficult times due to the pandemic good deeds will earn you many blessings. Although it is important to be selfless and kind throughout the year, helping someone during the Holy Month is indeed a great act of kindness.

Ramadan Words: “Faith is to believe in Allah, His angels, His books, His messengers, the Last Day, and to believe in providence both its good and its bad.”

Iftar Recipe: Colourful fruit kebabs with honey yoghurt dipping sauce

Recipe: Oneza Tabish

Ingredients

2 cups plain low-fat Greek yoghurt
1/4 cup honey
2 cups seedless grapes
2 cups pineapple cubes, from 1 small pineapple
2 cups melon balls  
2 1/2 cups halved or quartered strawberries

Preparation

In a bowl, mix yoghurt and honey. Refrigerate until well chilled.
Thread grapes, pineapple cubes, melon balls and strawberries, alternating fruits on wooden skewers.
Serve kebabs with sauce in bowls for dipping.