Youth Wave Blog

Extreme heatwave and our liabilities -Moinul Alam

Extreme heatwave and our liabilities -Moinul Alam

In the month of April, people in Bangladesh witnessed extreme heatwaves across the country. This was the longest heatwave in the country’s history, lasting 26 consecutive days. Our government usually does not consider a heatwave a natural catastrophe, but this time the situation was different. As a result of the...

One Swaying Being -Rumi

Love is not condescension, never that, nor books, nor any marking on paper, nor what people say of each other. Love is a tree with branches reaching into eternity and roots set deep in eternity, and no trunk! Have you seen it? The mind cannot. Your desiring cannot. The longing...

Editorial

Dear Readers, Assalamu alaikum. I hope this issue of Youth Wave finds you in the best of health and mental peace. Alas, our hopes may clash with the harsh reality as the merciless killing and maiming of children continue unabated across the globe, particularly in Palestine and Ukraine. Often, those...

In the light of the Holy Hadith

In the light of the Holy Hadith

Duty towards parents Muawayiah bin Jahemah reported that Jaheemah came to the Prophet (pbuh) and said, O Messenger of Allah! I would like to join a battle and have come to you for your suggestions. The Holy Prophet asked him, Do you have a mother?” He answered yes. The Holy...

The Essence of the Holy Qur’an

The Essence of the Holy Qur’an

Self-Restraint and Piety “O you who have believed, fear Allah, as He should be feared.” (Surah No.03, Al-Imran, Verse No.102) Responding to Allah’s order In the above verse, Allah addresses the believers so tenderly by describing them as those ‘who believe’ because He loves them and because He has chosen...

Handy educational apps

In today’s world, technology is at our fingertips, making learning fun and accessible like never before. For teenagers, there are tonnes of cool apps out there that can turn a boring study session into an exciting adventure. Whether you’re struggling with math, getting started with coding, or just want to...

Myth and Mystery of Red Heifer -Fatema Tania

The word “red heifer” comes from Hebrew. It’s closely associated with spiritual purity. Different religions have various views about the red heifer. The holy books of the Torah, Bible, and Quran mention the red heifer, also known as the red cow. The red heifer is a sacred cow, and its...

Human brain: A great wonder -Md Din Islam

Once upon a time, in the heart of a bustling city, lived a young boy named Fahim Ashraf. Fahim was not your average 12-year-old. He had a fascination with the human brain that was unparalleled. He spent hours reading books, watching documentaries, and even attending local university lectures about neuroscience....

SAT made simple for you -Fahmida Mehreen

If a student is in the 12th or final year of high school and is considering studying abroad, particularly in the USA or Canada, he or she has certainly come across the term SAT. Earlier, SAT stood for ‘Scholastic Aptitude Test’, which has been renamed to ‘Scholastic Assessment Test’. The...

Democracy is criminalised on campuses in the US -Abu Tahir Mustakim

Young people, Generation Z and Millennials in particular, are closely following the Israel-Hamas war through social media channels. Students in prominent protest movements like Occupy Wall Street, Black Lives Matter, and the Parkland, Florida, gun control campaign have significantly shaped these generations. Many demonstrators and voters are deeply troubled by...

Exit the Void -MSF Sadib

She peered through the waiting room’s window. The window frame was dented. The shallow steel created an all-over hollow punch impression. With a voracious appetite, pitch darkness had engulfed the entire place. Zobaida bit her lips with teething anticipation. It had occurred again—an agonizing numbness. She contained the urge to...

Eid-ul-Azha: An Inexhaustible Combination of Sacrifice, Harmony and Amity -Md Sazzadul Islam

The significance of sacrifice in a believer’s life is limitless. The second-largest festival for Muslims is Eid-ul-Azha, which symbolizes the importance of sacrifice in a Muslim’s life. The word ‘Qurban’ is used instead of Qurbani in the Holy Quran. In the hadith, instead of using the word ‘Qurbani’, words like...