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This week we are continuing looking at the Muslim celebration Aqiqah, which is where they celebrate the birth of a new baby. Celebrating a new member of the Muslim community (ummah) – Is something that Muslims give thanks for and see as a blessing . This week we will be looking to understand the importance of the 'whisper the call to prayer' (adhaan) into the baby's ear. What is a prayer? What is the difference between a whisper and shouting? What kinds of things do you whisper ... play Chinese whispers .. how hard was it to hear the information ? now shout it .. why do people whisper?

Muslim Birth Ceremonies

Omaima has a new baby cousin called Jenna and is looking forward to babysitting duties. Before Jenna was born, Omaima went to visit parents-to-be Hawra and M...