Author: Mustafa Yusuf McDermont
Publisher: The Islamic Foundation UK (2014)
Pages: 30 Binding: Hardcover 8 x 8 x 0.25"
Description from the publisher:
Abdullah and Amirah show you how Muslims greet and share their every day lives with each other. 15 colorfully illustrated nursery rhymes that teach Islamic values and are fun to read at the same time!
Each rhyme is illustrated in full color. Based on traditional English nursery rhymes, it is intended to inculcate an awareness of Islamic values and develop a sense of Muslim self-confidence in young children. It should be of particular importance to Muslim children growing up in a multi-cultural environment. A popular favorite that has been on the market for some time – now with a lovely makeover!
Rhyme No. 11
The Straight Path
One, two - what I say must be true;
Three, four - my faith must be sure;
Five, six - try not to play tricks;
Seven, eight - my way must straight;
Nine, ten - help women and men;
Eleven, twelve - for truth I must delve;
Thirteen, fourteen - be tidy and clean;
Fifteen, sixteen - must never be mean
Seventeen, eighteen - by Allah I'm seen;
Nineteen, twenty - my provisions are plenty.