Sufi Music: The Call of Qawwali for Prayer and Ecstasy

“Today, like every other day, we wake up empty and frightened,” wrote the great Sufi mystic Jalaluddin Rumi, “Don’t open the door to the study and begin reading. Instead, take down a musical instrument. Let the beauty we love be what we do.” The Sufis believe in celebrating by singing and dancing. Thus music takes …

CHP Physical Ability Test (PAT) – Tips to Succeed

As a California Highway Patrol (CHP) cadet applicant, you must perform and pass the CHP Physical Ability Test (PAT) which is a straightforward physical strength and agility test. Preparation for this test is best done by pursuing a regular physical fitness training program that improves your cardio-respiratory endurance, core muscle strength, and overall flexibility. The …

Explore Singapore, the Fascinating Mosaic of Cultural Diffusion!

Singapore History: It would not be an exaggeration to say that millions of global tourists, flocking to Singapore in search of fashion, shopping, glitz and glamour hardly know the proper history of this island city-state located on the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula. It is a wonder, that being the smallest country in Southeast …

The Importance of Neonatal Nursing

Studies have repeatedly demonstrated the importance of prenatal and neonatal infant care in the development of healthy babies. In fact, neonatal care is so important that the nursing industry has responded with a specialized nursing focus that concerns itself with the medical care provided to newborns. Neonatal nursing professionals work with newborns that are born …

The Importance of English-Arabic Translation

This article is devoted to the English Arabic translation; it will lay the light on the definition of translation, the importance of English Arabic translation, the difficulty idioms impose to translators, the qualities of a good translator and the necessity for translation in general. Translation in Dr. Hasanuddin Ahmed’s words is: “the action or process …

Is Biblical Joseph the Imhotep of Egypt (Famine-Savior)? (Extra-Biblical Proof!)

Joseph- and the Hebrews to Egypt Morality lessons can be found in every episode of biblical Joseph’s life: sold into slavery by brothers, angry and jealous of his braggadocio and their father’s favoritism; overcomes false charges and prison by his ability to interpret dreams; rises to great personal power and authority by his administrative ability; …