Monthly Archives: April 2016

Ramadan 1437 A.H. (June-July 2016)

In the Spirit of the Gracious and Compassionate Creator of the Heavens and the Earth Ramadan, the ninth month of the lunar calendar, is the month of daily fasting from dawn until sunset for Muslims. This year (2016), Ramadan  is … Continue reading

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In the Spirit of the Gracious and Compassionate Creator of the Heavens and the Earth Lester A. Knibbs aka Doctor Hakeem I am a Moor. I was born in Brooklyn to African American parents and raised as a Christian. My … Continue reading

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Second Preliminary Introduction to “Taa’-al-Marbootah”

In the Spirit of the Gracious and Compassionate Creator of the Heavens and the Earth by Lester A. Knibbs aka Doctor Hakeem This is the second preliminary introduction to (hopefully) a series of essays about my strange life, my family … Continue reading

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First Preliminary Introduction to “Taa’-al-Marbootah”

In the Spirit of the Gracious and Compassionate Creator of the Heavens and the Earth by Lester A. Knibbs aka Doctor Hakeem يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا اصْبِرُوا وَصَابِرُوا وَرَابِطُوا وَاتَّقُوا اللَّهَ لَعَلَّكُمْ تُفْلِحُونَ yaa-ayyuha-lladheena aamanu-sbiroo wa-saabiroo wa-raabitoo wa-ttaqul-Laaha la`allakum tuflihoon. … Continue reading

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