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2. Optimism in the Qur’ān: The Tears of Ya’qūb (as) | Sh Ahsan Hanif | Ramadān Reminder 16

In our Ramadān Reminder Series, here is the 16th video. It’s less than half of the great month left now which is depressing! But fortunately we have another video in the mini-series within our series – on Optimism!

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Double Your Donation With Our 2014 Charity Partner!

We are happy to be partnering this year in the UK with Islamic Relief in a number of projects as they continue their excellent work in alleviating the difficulties faced by so many people around the world, especially at times of acute need such as the Syrian and Palestinian Crises, as well as other long-term problem areas around the world.

And in great news for this Ramadhan, every donation you make will be doubled with a like-for-like donation from the UK Government! Take advantage right now and see where you can help make a difference: to yourself as well as the needy!

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Be patient, the Human Devils are still loose! | Sh Omar Suleiman | Ramadān Reminder 15

In our Ramadān Reminder No.15, Sh Omar Suleiman tells us that not all the devils are chained up!

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So much time gained, but so much to lose! | Sh Saad Tasleem | Ramadān Reminder 14

Sh Saad Tasleem with how our enemy knows what to do when we find so much time during our fast…

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How To Call Upon Allah | Sh Waleed Basyouni | Ramadān Reminder 13

It’s the most honourable act of worship according to Allah! Here’s Sh Waleed Basyouni with the power of du‘ā in Ramadān Reminder 13.

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If the Prophet (s) placed the Torah on a pillow, what of the Qur’ān?! | Sh Abu Eesa | Ramadān Reminder 12

Are you a purple velvet kind of guy when it comes to your Qur’ān cover? Do you like a nice peacock feather as your Qur’ān bookmark? Or are you a recline-on-the-sofa kind of reader?

The one thing everyone knows about Ramadān is that it was the month the Qur’ān was revealed in. The one thing that everyone is expected to do is to revive their relationship with the Qur’ān. Reciting it is one thing, understanding it is another, but how do we physically approach the Qur’ān?

Here’s Sh Abu Eesa Niamatullah with some fascinating facts concerning Adab with the Qur’ān in another instalment of our short Ramadān Reminders.

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Job Opening: Senior Graphic Designer

We are delighted to announce we are recruiting for a Senior Graphic Designer to join our Creative team. This role will be responsible for multi-channel, graphic design projects as part of our educational curriculum, marketing material and website.

The successful candidate will be ideally qualified in both print and web-based design, and will have already established a quality portfolio of their work. We are looking for someone who is experienced in the field, and will achieve the exacting standards expected from us as the pioneers in Islamic education.

Skills and Qualifications required:

• Ability to manage multiple briefs and deadlines, applying appropriate priority.

• Graphic design experience designing for the internet is highly preferred.

• Expert knowledge of Adobe CS5 Creative suite or similar, emphasis on InDesign, and use of style sheets and tables, ability to import data into layouts.

• Highly creative with the ability to bring new ideas and concepts while maintaining AlMaghrib Institute’s brand integrity.

• WEB programming skills is a BIG bonus

• Flexible and responsive, constantly looking for more inventive ways in presenting information and ideas in the most socially successful way possible.

This is a full-time paid position with an attractive package, and available to all international applicants as this is a remote-working position.

Please send your CV and a link to your portfolio and existing work/projects along with references to – the closing date is Sunday 27th July 2014.

Please note that owing to the high volume of responses expected, only successful applicants will be contacted.

AlMaghrib is the leading Institute teaching premier Islamic education in the West with the largest on-site student body. In just over ten years, we have expanded to more than ten countries and have almost 100,000 unique students who continuously demand excellence and quality which they have become used to with our brand.

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The Best Nation: Read! Pray! Preach! | Dr Reda Bedeir | Ramadān Reminder 11

Check out this formula with Dr Reda Bedeir: Iqra! Qum! Qum!

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Iftār Parties! | Sh Saad Tasleem | Ramadān Reminder 10

Sh Saad Tasleem on mistakes after you break the fast. It’s Ramadān Reminder 10!

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Opportunity! Opportunity! Opportunity! If not now, WHEN? | Sh Abdulbary Yahya | Ramadān Reminder 9

Here’s Sh Abdulbary Yahya on the Month of Forgiveness in our Ramadān Reminder No.9…

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