Islam encourages gift giving as an act of unity and good will between individuals. When selecting gifts that meet both Halal and Tayyib criteria, harmony and peaceful relations will result.
Personalized Islamic gifts make a thoughtful present that both giver and recipient can enjoy. Furthermore, personalized items demonstrate care and consideration more effectively than mass-produced items.
Personalized Islamic Gifts
Personalised Islamic gifts are an exceptional way to show how much you care. Not only are they suitable for Ramadan, Eid, weddings or housewarming parties – a bespoke present shows your thoughtfulness by showing that someone special in your life made time and thought into choosing something truly meaningful as their present!
An appropriate Islamic present should be both Halal and Tayyib – that is, permissible under Islam as well as being beneficial to its recipients’ daily lives. Furthermore, you should choose something useful that your recipient will find meaningful.
Personalised prayer mats and dua books can make life even sweeter for Muslims, helping deepen spirituality and understanding of Islam.
Other beautiful and practical options could include a traditional Islamic headdress (keffiyah), woodlock stamps with Islamic calligraphy, Ayat from the Qur’an or images from Islamic architecture, and Tasbih beads used during Dhikr (remembrance of Allah). Furthermore, reflective cards containing various questions to aid self-reflection is another thoughtful gift that could help your loved one organize their lives according to Islamic principles.
Islamic Wall Clocks
Customized Islamic gifts are an amazing way to show someone you care. From prayer mats and books of surahs to tasbih beads and bookmarks, there are endless choices available – but how do you know which gifts they’d enjoy the most?
As you search for Islamic gifts to give, take an inventory of their interests. Are they modern and appreciate trendy products, or more connected with tradition and the Islamic way of life? Whatever it may be, there will surely be an ideal present to meet both needs.
An attractive decorative piece that also keeps them on time for their prayers would be the metal Ayatul Kursi written Islamic wall clock, with its beautiful roman numerals or modern Arabic calligraphy designs available to meet any style in his home.
Another perfect Islamic gift idea is a shemagh, commonly referred to as a keffiyeh. This headwear worn by men in desert Middle Eastern environments to shield them from sun, sand, sweat and cold temperatures is an Islamic variant with special designs featuring the name of Allah – ideal for Muslims looking to add spiritual flare into their home decor.
Islamic Art Prints
Bring the spiritual beauty of Islam into your home with our Islamic framed prints. Showcasing iconic Islamic architecture such as Alhambra windows, mosques and Moorish arches; our prints offer an immersive glimpse into a civilization often perceived as mysterious by outsiders; their visual art resonates with Muslims as well as non-Muslims alike regardless of language barriers, culture differences or faith differences.
Floral designs were one of the most frequent decorative motifs in Islamic art, often appearing repeatedly as decorative motifs and creating the sensation of infinity. This geometricized vegetal pattern known as an arabesque is an integral component in all styles of Islamic art including its highly abstract works; its repeating pattern symbolizes both belief in an infinite God as well as human transience on Earth. It represents both eternity and mortality simultaneously.
Geometric patterns were an integral element of Islamic art, particularly calligraphy and ornament. Geometry combined with rhythm – as found in their poetry and music – to produce elaborate repetitions found throughout Islamic decoration.
Islamic art refers to global art that emerged after the 7th century CE and continues to exist today. Art historians have recently adopted this term in order to categorize and study visual works created in countries where Islam was either dominant religion or that of those ruling them.
Islamic Tasbih Beads
Islamic prayer beads are an indispensable piece of gear for every Muslim. Their main use is aiding prayer recitation or distraction during times of stress; popularly referred to as misbaha, tasbih or dhikr beads they come in various materials such as decorative ceramics, hardwoods, precious stones or even bones from rare animals!
DIYing your own misbaha is both enjoyable and rewarding; using either an online kit or string of beads from your collection, simply string beads onto a string or heavy thread until each 33-bead section is covered with spacer beads before tying each segment off with knots to complete your misbaha.
After your beads are finished being strung together, when touching the final bead recite “Allahu Akbar”, aloud or silently; other phrases can help focus your mind. Reciting this phrase serves to remind worshipers of Allah’s greatness and goodness while strengthening faith – as well as serving as a reminder to pray and be grateful for all they have in life.