Joining dots. Shattering boundaries.

Jaihoon's essays

While the fruit of Jaihoon’s efforts are grounded in contemporary society, the roots of his passion are timeless. His heart aches for mankind. It turns figments of despair into unbreakable joy, channelizing the energy to education and women empowerment.

The curious case of Muslim Kerala’s Communist Apostles

(Note: The above photo is a blend of the flags of Muslim League (green) and CPI(M) (the sickle & hammer) ...
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Silence of the Kashgar Daughters (Txt ver)

See Photos version>> Day 1 The Journey Anticipation is to Travel what kisses are for Love. One incites and stimulates ...
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Of Bukhara’s Brides & Babar’s Belligerence : A Travel Tale to Timur’s Towns

Jaihoon's tryst at Uzbekistan, October 2014 No Intellectual Foreplay I undertook many journeys in the past with a sense of ...
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Death – The Nemesis of Human Mortality: No more grand prayer from my Grandmother

Nothing does more damage to our creative ambitions than the loss of our dearest well-wishers. And the wound is even ...
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A True Blueprint for the Patient Realization of Time

By Mujeeb Jaihoon Man has been a traveller since his creation. He has travelled from one place to another cutting ...
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Freedom is the oxygen of the Intellectual

Freedom of Expression: Dream of Islam, shattered by Muslims Islam arrived on the world scene with the promise of freedom ...
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Expats in UAE: Moving Beyond Monetary Interaction to Social Integration

By Mujeeb Jaihoon foto : members of Dubai Kerala Muslim Cultural center marching in solidarity with the UAE's 40th National ...
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Taking stock BEFORE Ramadan

The blessed month of Ramadan is round the corner. We will be reciting Qur’an more and more in this month ...
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Ramadan to Ramadan: Three Rs to Reflect

originally posted : Oct 20, 2004 It is habitual for us to 'regret about the past, complain about the present ...
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Gujarat’s Guts, Malabar’s Malady (On the growing alcoholism in Muslim Kerala)

Each region on the planet is blessed with different miracles in varying degrees. Some in climatic conditions, others in natural ...
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FIFA 2010: ‘Your wife must be Lucky’ [The impact of men’s sports craze on Families]

About the impact of the tournament on families of the spectators The world sport event has its say in almost ...
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Quran is not just another ‘Eureka’ of Man

- Jaihoon There is a growing tendency among believers of today to get excited when Science confirms a fact earlier ...
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Mother Rediscovered

Thanks to the media, the commercial giants have spent heavily on defining motherhood through their products. Biscuits, stationeries, soft drinks, ...
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A Mother’s womb is not for Sale

Government regulation on the Advertising industry. Although advertising delivers sufficient value to both consumers, marketers and ad firms, there are ...
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Smash the Idols of Knowledge Segregation

On the segregation of knowledge in modern education "I was a revolutionary when I was young and all my prayer ...
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Mother : A step ahead of the Martyr

Insights during the visit to the ICU It was with much apprehension I opened the door and entered the intensively ...
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Hasbi Rabbi Jalla Allah : Rahman’s Melody vs. Mother’s Lullaby

Mother's lullaby vs. Rahman's melody Hasbi Rabbi jalla Allah, mafi qalbi ghairu Allah, Noor Muhammadu sallallahu, haqq la ilaha illaa ...
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Everyday’s a Valentine’s Day

Jaihoon One really can't blame the modern man (and woman) for the numerous special occasions in a year. We have ...
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The 2/3 Love Reminder: Holy Prophet’ call to the Parents and Educationists

- by Jaihoon The human mind is free to think of anything at any time of the year. However, seasonal ...
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An Affectionate NOC from the wife

The modern world is woven in ironies. Never has been so many rights have been denied. Individuals, societies and nations ...
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Henna: The balm on the palm

An insight into the role played by henna-designer on festive occasions Eid has come. Eid has gone. The month of ...
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Allama Iqbal and Umar Qazi: Two lovers of the Holy Prophet

By Jaihoon, published in Iqbal Review, by Iqbal Academy Hyderabad. Posted on June 06, 2007 (The author is Chief Editor ...
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An academic Revival for Fatimah Zahra

Meeting with an educationist. At times in life a single 'spark' is suffice to remind oneself about the fire of ...
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A celebrity out of Poverty

- Jaihoon Today's news programs are pretty interesting to watch, as happenings around the world are begin to hatch. And ...
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Story of the mute bystander with a fluent heart

It doesn’t take a philosopher to prove that helping others is a noble deed. Human society has formed, evolved and ...
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Library: A resort for bookworms?

Every campus in the world has a library. This is the place where the students flock to for completing their ...
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Cricket …where Lady Luck shows off

Jeetega Jeetega, ****** College Jeetega ... From the very beginning, it was with 'two-minded mentality' that I thought of going ...
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Art as an Energy Source: Bow determines speed of the Arrow

Einstein and his findings have infinitely benefited the children of Adam. Scientists, who command blind and deaf acceptance with commoners, ...
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”I am an American”: SO WHAT?

In the recent developments happening in the Middle East crisis, many parties are changing their traditional stance towards the region ...
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Chocolates, pickle…and Palestine

Conscience invasion in shopping It was just a shopping experience. In fact the first official one since Jaihoon had been ...
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A Grand Question from a little one

It takes a lot of emotional guts and rational courage to ask questions about certain issues in life. We shun ...
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A Catwalk by little ones

Firstly, I decided to make the visit to this 'catwalk' because all around was the talk about the war. The ...
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Shame for Uncle Sam

An Analysis of the Sep 11 Attack on America In the most dramatic scene seen on a screen, I saw ...
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Uplifting the Female without dumping her status

Among the most intensely discussed issues of today is the upliftment of women. The issue has attracted attention from all ...
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Monkey’s day out

Since the advent of Darwin's theory of evolution, there has been an increased interest in the 'monkey' family. They are ...
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Valentine’s Day: The Cupid Conspiracy

Feb 14th is being 'universally' celebrated as the Valentine Day to express the love for the beloved ones. Every festive ...
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Sneezing vs. Yawning

Some mixed feelings A thought dawned upon my mind about two mundane things which we all do (and as such ...
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نطاق المصرفية الاسلامية في كيرالا، نظرة اجتماعية

نطاق المصرفية الاسلامية في كيرالا، نظرة اجتماعية Arabic translation of Jaihoon's essay "Scope of Islamic Banking in Kerala - A ...
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Making mistakes is Man’s right, not Microsoft’s

Life is all about change. 'Change' in seasons, change in relationships, change within one's owns self. No single moment is ...
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Palestine: What approach next ?

What is it with the world? Why are they blind to the innocent children massacred on the streets of Palestine? ...
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Pilgrimage to a Moneywise Shrine

It was perhaps my first ever official visit to the shrine. A little walking effort had brought me to the ...
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The smile of Agony

When anger takes over ! How am I to behold the volcano of anguish and anger? This fume that is ...
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Sweet since Night One!

originally posted : Sep 10, 2008 Like all earlier ones, I was gearing up for this year’s too in full ...
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In the light of Sura Al Noor

- Jaihoon A few years back, when mind was not as much ripe, I had a chance to get hold ...
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Unique pearls on the shore of Islam

This is an age where there are many struggles for the equality of women. Seminars, books, talk show demonstrations...what else ...
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Transforming solar energy to neural electric impulse on our taste-buds

On God's sustenance for Man. We live in a calculated world. Our pains and joys are measured to fit the ...
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Cheese, Cartoons and the Holocaust

Jaihoon's critique on the blasphemous cartoons published in Denmark. It was during a Friday prayer in the middle of a ...
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Traffic Jams and Judgment Day: The Unripe fruits of Industrial Revolution

The rationale of this piece is not to doubt the sincerity of the Industrial Revolution. The historic revolution has surely ...
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Wanted: A Sheikh @ the Bedroom

Jaihoon's essay on the religious education of Muslim women. It was during a business chat that this topic pounced upon ...
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Political Monsters and Suicidal Chickens of Kerala

Jaihoon's critique on the widespread political agitations and suicide deaths of Kerala, the South Indian state. … It was on ...
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A tree just before Terror and Tremor

Management gurus talk much about doing the right things at the right time. Experts give hair-splitting explanations about the loss ...
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Flattering your wife, honestly!

on the need for exchanging complements among married couples. by Jaihoon Good things are generally getting scarce day by day ...
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You can’t beat Allah’s Mercy

We are all humans and we all sin, as much as a mount to as little as a pin. We ...
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Passed a judgment, failed by sentiment

Destiny often offers us opposing positions. Sometimes that of a Singing Nightingale, sometimes of Silent Rose. Occasionally we become a ...
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A new and sweet definition of Heart

In times old and new, human heart has attracted the attention of both experts and common man. While those in ...
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A burnt Preacher vs. Learnt Preacher

Nowadays, preaching takes many forms. Everyday, it's in the inbox that is conveniently forwarded to the trash box. It's on ...
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How much is your prayer worth?

A man came and asked his friend, 'Would Your Lord answer your prayer if you ask for a loaf of ...
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Be like the Beloved!

What is faith? Knowledge? Peace? War? Terrorism? Or war on terror? Is it dropping a gift-like bombs on a marriage ...
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Gaining love and losing weight

Fall in love to lose weight. This 'not-so-scientific' hypothesis was developed after listening to the story of a school-time buddy ...
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Henna of the wounded hearts

Analysis of the popular discontent against the war. The wounds of the 'war on terror' has not healed completely. The ...
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