Cooking with Socceroos Craig Foster AM and The Shahrouk Sisters

Making the Best Middle Eastern Spicy Fish: With The Socceroos Craig Foster AM and the Shahrouk Sisters

By Nebras Sawalha / April 16, 2021

How To Make The Best Middle Eastern Spicy Fish In Ramadan– Samke Hara Crescent Wealth Super has teamed up with the Shahrouk Sister to bring an incredible Ramadan 2021 cooking series to our members and community. Featuring renowned guests and community influentials, this show will provide new insight into the culinary storm that comes with…

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How to Defy the Odds With Your Superannuation Fund: If You Are a Woman

By Nebras Sawalha / April 13, 2021

Imagine you just got your first job, and you’re ready to make enough money to support yourself. Retirement is the last thing on your mind, so you spend your entire salary on other things. Soon enough, you reach middle age and realise that the balance in your super isn’t nearly what it should be. So…

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50 Female Muslim Scholars Shaykha or Alimah That You Haven’t Heard Of

By Nebras Sawalha / April 13, 2021

March 8th marks International Women’s day. Around the world, women of all corners are celebrated for the strength, femininity, influence, and grace they have brought to the world. Here are 50 Muslim women scholars, or alimah, and leaders you’ve probably never heard of until now. 1. Nana Asmau (1793 – 1864) Written works of hers…

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Ramadan Dates and Lantern, Breaking your fast with dates and water is a suna

The Month of Ramadan is Upon Us: What Makes Ramadan so Special in Australia and Around the World?

By Nebras Sawalha / April 13, 2021

The month of Ramadan is now upon us. And as Muslims and none Muslims celebrating in Australia and around the world, one can’t but ask the question – what makes Ramadan so special? What is this month that causes people to wake up late in the night to eat the pre-dawn meal, and stand late into the night in prayer and devotion? Perhaps more particularly, why this month…

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30 Influential Muslim Women Who Are Reshaping the World to the Better

By Nebras Sawalha / March 24, 2021

Every March 8, we acknowledge the ordinary and extraordinary women of the world with International Women’s Day. However, we still aren’t adept as a society at giving all women equal recognition. In light of that failure, we want to emphasize 30 of the spectacular Muslim women whose attitudes, inventions, and services have improved our world for…

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ABC news The Drum, Talal Yassine on Christian Porter Denies Allegations and Grace Tame's speech

ABC news The Drum, Talal Yassine on Christian Porter Denies Allegations and Grace Tame’s speech

By Nebras Sawalha / March 24, 2021

On March 3, 2021, the ABC invited Crescent Wealth Managing Director Talal Yassine, as well as Cassandra Goldie, Mary-Louise McLaws and Shane Wright to the drum to speak about the pressing allegations of sexual assault on Attorney-General Christian Porter. Last week, Cabinet Minister Christian Porter spoke to the press, identifying himself as the minister that has a historical rape allegation on him. Porter denied the allegations brought…

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Prophet Muhammad: What Does “Paradise Lies Under the Feet of Mothers” Mean?

By Nebras Sawalha / March 15, 2021

With Islam reaching around 2 billion people in the world, this means that there are around 1 billion Muslim women and potential mothers on Earth. With that in mind, does paradise really lie under the feet of mothers? This is what the Prophet Muhammad (Praise be upon him) said, so what did he mean? This article…

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Many Islamic scholars have debated this question, and many Australian Muslims have wondered how the question relates to their own lives.

Is Insurance Halal or Haram? A Non Biased View

By Nebras Sawalha / March 11, 2021

Is insurance halal or haram? Many Islamic scholars have debated this question, and many Australian Muslims have wondered how the question relates to their own lives. In Australia, insurance is a normal part of life for many. But Muslims need to be sure that they commit to this option without compromising their core values and…

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Online Dating in Islam: Is Finding a Husband/Wife Online Halal or Haram?

By Nebras Sawalha / March 11, 2021

She says, “It’s halal.” He says, “No, it’s haram.” So begins an online dating conversation in the world of Islam. Online dating is a relatively new phenomenon. There are few hard and fast rules to guide a prospective Muslim couple’s online dating behaviour. Instead, the prospective husband and wife must apply their best judgment. Judgment…

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Netflix, Alchemiya, Disney, and Amazon Prime are they Halal or haram

Are Netflix, Alchemiya, Disney, Amazon Prime and other TV streaming brands Halal or Haram (in Islam)?

By Nebras Sawalha / February 27, 2021

Is Netflix halal or haram? This is one of the big questions across the Muslim world in this modern era we live in. But it’s not just about Netflix. It’s also about many other forms of subscription television and movie networks, such as Alchemiya, Disney, and Amazon Prime. In the wake of Covid19, subscriptions for…

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