It is that time of the year again when parents are rushing around looking for cool, unique Eid presents as there are only 5 weeks left for Eid ul Adha. It can be a stressful time with back to school shopping and Eid shopping. Hence we have listed our top ten Eid gift ideas to make it easier for you to choose a present for your little munchkin.
1- Pop up cardboard mosque with 6 colouring markers
Building the Islamic visual identity in the eyes of your children is a must! This sturdy cardboard playhouse with Islamic inspired patterns will keep your child busy. Your child can colour the playhouse with the 6 colours provided. This product encourages intercative and imaginative play. This was our best selling product for Eid al Fitr. This large cardboard pop up mosque was also very popular the Muslim Lifestyle Expo this year.
2. Ipray salah pad
This salah pad is an ideal gift for children learning to pray (6 years plus) as it teaches everything from the 5 Salah times to the full prayer with Adhan, Iqama, Dua’s and much more. This salah pad comes in two colours, pink and blue and it is a fun, interactive and innovative game to gift little Muslims for Eid.
3. Stories of the prophets (multipack)
The best way to instil the love of Islam and to bond with your child is through reading. This multipack includes stories of the five prophets and make a perfect Eid present. These stories can be read as bedtime stories to educate and inspire little Muslims about Islam.
4. Mariam soft cuddly doll
Our recent product range includes soft Muslim dolls. These make great companions for little Muslims. Super soft and made of 100% polyester these are great as comforters for younger children.
5. Prayer mat
Our children’s colourful prayer mats with different design and colours to suit your child’s personality have always been our favourite since we launched our company last year. Each prayer is handmade and is made of 100% felt material to provide comfort. Gift a prayer to a little Muslim in your life this Eid and encourage them to read Salah. Young children like ownership and responsibility and these prayer mats are a great idea to instil the love of salah.
6. learn Quran with Zaky and friends DVD
Viusal stimulation is also an excellent way to learn. Our range of Islamic DVDs will teach your children about different concepts in Islam. Our current favourite is Lets learn Quran with Zaky and Friends. In this animated film Zaky’s friends from around the world each recite one of their favourite surahs and explain what they have learnt from it. They also give us some insight in to their culture, country and how the Quran plays a big part in their lives. In this first episode we will be visiting Zaky’s friends from Pakistan, Lebanon, Australia, South Africa, Bangladesh and USA and learning more about Surah Al- Asr, Al-Maun, Al-Kawthur, Al-Fil, Quraish and Al-Humaza. A fun and educational film for all children and parents.
7. Don’t forget to say Bismillah sound book
Books always make the perfect present especially in today’s world where technology has not just taken over us but also our children. The ‘Don’t forget to say Bismillah sound story book’ is an amazing book as children will love to press the sound panel to hear the correct Arabic pronunciation of popular Islamic phrases. They can slide the switch to hear the English meaning. This is a delightful story about a young Muslim family and how they use Islamic phrases in their daily life. As children read the book they will love to press the sound panel to hear the correct Arabic pronunciation of the Islamic phrases that they come across in the story.
8. Amina and Yousef Talking dolls
Say bye to Barbies and hello to our very own Muslim Talking dolls, Aminah and Yousef. These dolls will recite some essential Quranic words, phrases and surahs together with their meanings, including: Now with Tajweed – correct Arabic pronunciation, words include As-Salamu’Alaikum Bismillah hir Rahman nir Raheem Al-hamdu lillah Subhanallah Insha’llah Jazakallah Khair Masha’llah La ilaha illallah, Muhammad dur Rasul’llah Surah Ikhlas followed by translation Surah Fatiha followed by translation Songs about Islam.
9. Wooden salah and wudu puzzles
These Unique high quality wooden jigsaws are great to introduce the concept of prayer and wudu in young children (pre-schoolers). These jigsaws are made of high quality wood and can be passed on to younger siblings. These jigsaws will help develop shape-recognition and fine-motor skills, matching skills, as well as memorization, and encourages imaginative play.
10. Giant puzzle of Makkah
We have giant puzzles of Makkah, Cairo and Masjid Putra (Malaysia). These puzzles have over 100 pieces and are educational, fun and stimulating when children are bored. Giant puzzle of Makkah will teach and show your child the infrastructure of the Holy Ka’bah and is a great activity to teach your children about Hajj.