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How To Encourage Your Child To Be An EcoMuslim. Part I | MAMANUSHKA
The Tree That Cried And The Man Who Hugged It I love to make the stories of the prophets real for my kids. I have written in detail about it here, and every now and then I come across a beautiful narration that I just can not wait to share with them. One of the best ways, I have found is when a Hadith or Quranic ayah (verse) relates directly to a child’s life and experience in the here and now. So recently, when I heard the Hadith of ‘The Tree That Cried’, I knew it would be perfect for my small brood of two. Sticks, bark, leaves, twigs, both my children love anything to do with trees. May be you too have a pile of carefully selected sticks in your home bought in after every park visit or walk outside. I cannot even throw them away discreetly as they will be looked for and tears will be shed if I dare to admit they are part of the trash. I might complain about it, but honestly? I love it. I love that they love foraging for sticks. Which later will be used as magic wands, swords, a pile will …