The Good Life

Festival of Sacrifice: What is Hari Raya Haji?

Living in Singapore means coming into contact with festivals from many different races and religions. However, some of us might still be unclear about the exact details of certain festivals. With Hari Raya Haji just around the corner, we decided to educate ourselves about this important date by having a chat with Ustazah Wardiah, from […]

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WE ARE SINGAPORE: Heartwarming Highlights Of NDP 2018

This year’s National Day Parade (NDP) has got all of our attention, rousing excitement with great news such as the return of combined schools choir and with sneak peaks of the new goodies wrapped within the funpacks. However, with this year’s theme centred around “We Are Singapore”, there are a few other uplifting highlights which encourage […]

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Umi Waheeda, the mother to 15,000 children

‘When I’m gone, I cannot take care of my children, that’s why I am building this system.’ – Umi Waheeda Taking care of just one child is a handful for most parents, but Umi Waheeda cares for 15 000. The 51-year-old Singaporean heads the Al-Ashriyyah Nurul Iman Islamic Boarding School in Indonesia, providing free education, […]

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