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Islam and the Holy Qur’an: Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing

August 15, 2021

In Australia, Sydney and many of its surrounding areas are now experiencing a lockdown. This stay-at-home order was put into place on 28 August, following high numbers of the Delta variant, and is planned to last 4 weeks longer than initially expected. Considering the effects of lockdown on mental health, it can be difficult to readapt…

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What Is International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples?

August 15, 2021

Over 476 million Indigenous people live in 90 countries across the world today. They account for 6.2% of the global population and boast a massive diversity of unique cultures. The UN established the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. The purpose of this day is to honour the contributions of Indigenous nations. It is…

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10 Halal Superannuation Tips and Hacks if You Are in Your 50s

August 8, 2021

Your 50s can be an exciting decade, from paying off your mortgage to perhaps having grandchildren. However, now’s the time to make sure your halal super is on track for your retirement. Whether you need to start saving more or you’re already on track, you should know. Then, you won’t have to worry about your…

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What Is August 4th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day?

August 4, 2021

Whether you are Indigenous, Muslim, both, or neither, we can celebrate Children’s Day together. Children’s Day is an Australian national holiday with historical significance. Children’s Day is a celebration we hold every 4 August. It honours National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children throughout the country. It celebrates children’s place in our families and communities.…

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How To Quit Hookah, Shisha, Narjeela, Arghile, Goza or Even Hubble Bubble?

July 30, 2021

Smoking stretches across Australia. In a 2019 survey, 11.6 per cent of Australian adults said they smoked at least once a day. The daily smoking rate is going down, but plenty of people still intake tobacco. One reason is the versatility of tobacco smoking. Hookah, shisha, narjeela, arghile, goza, and Hubble Bubble are very popular. If you…

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Tax-Deductible Superannuation Contributions: How Does It Work For Your Halal Super?

July 30, 2021

If you have additional cash and want to boost the savings you need for retirement, you can make a tax-deductible superannuation contribution. This is one of the best ways to get a big return on your investment. You read right. With tax-deductible superannuation contributions, you’ll be able to increase your super while sweetening the deal…

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Johnson & Johnson: Who They are and Why do we Invest in Them?

July 22, 2021

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is the world’s largest and most diversified healthcare company Engaged in the research and development, manufacture and sale of a broad range of healthcare products. The company’s primary focus is on products related to human health and well-being. It is organized into three business segments, which include Consumer, Pharmaceutical and Medical…

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The Significance and Virtues of 10 Days of Dhul Hijjah

July 15, 2021

It is the time of the pilgrimage. Nearly 2.5 million pilgrims went to Mecca for Hajj during 2019. But that number stands for a small fraction of Muslims who participated in Dhul Hijjah. The month is an important occasion for religious performances all over the world, not just in Mecca. To celebrate this special time, you need…

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Why Muslims Call Eid Al Adha, Big Eid and Eid Al Fitr, Little Eid?

July 15, 2021

Have you ever heard of Eid? Maybe you’ve seen Muslims celebrating or heard about the end of Ramadan and wondered what exactly is going on. You’re not alone! Muslim holidays are very important to the people who practice them. If you have any Muslim friends or coworkers, it is a nice idea to learn a…

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Is SMSF the Right Option for Me? What Are Some Pros and Cons?

July 15, 2021

Did you know that 53% of SMSF fund members are men and 47% are women? Regular investment into a superannuation fund is essential for retirement planning, no matter your gender. If you have been considering whether an SMSF (self-managed super fund) might be the right choice for you, this article examines the main advantages and disadvantages of…

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