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Once Upon a Crescent is a collection of Islamic bedtime stories for children. Written and produced by a Muslim elementary school teacher, these stories aim to impart Islamic morals to kids through light-hearted storytelling. Not only are stories a great way to settle into a bedtime routine, but they also provide rich opportunities for meaningful dialogue between parent and child. Snuggle up with your little one and feel free to use this podcast as a starting point to talk about Islamic values. Our goal is to facilitate some important moral conversations by introducing Islamic values with storytelling.



For more information go to MrsHashimi.com

Once Upon A Crescent: Muslim Kids Podcast Mrs. Hashimi

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.8 • 143 Ratings

Once Upon a Crescent is a collection of Islamic bedtime stories for children. Written and produced by a Muslim elementary school teacher, these stories aim to impart Islamic morals to kids through light-hearted storytelling. Not only are stories a great way to settle into a bedtime routine, but they also provide rich opportunities for meaningful dialogue between parent and child. Snuggle up with your little one and feel free to use this podcast as a starting point to talk about Islamic values. Our goal is to facilitate some important moral conversations by introducing Islamic values with storytelling.



For more information go to MrsHashimi.com

    Fati the Flamingo

    Fati the Flamingo

    Fati the flamingo focuses on her shrimp catching skills in hopes of her feathers turning brighter and pinker! When another flamingo disrupts her practice, she spreads her frustration unknowingly on a younger peer, Faris the Flamingo. This story highlights the hadith, "Certainly, Allah helps His servants, as long as they are of help to their fellow Muslim," in a kid friendly way. 

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    Sound Effects Obtained from Zapsplat.com & Freesound.org 

    • 14 min
    The New Back to School Routine

    The New Back to School Routine

    Amani & Ayah start a new back to school routine. They walk to school in the mornings now... all by themselves! This new routine highlights for the girls the importance of being safe and how to protect oneself with duas. 

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    to join me on Zoom for a Meet & Greet where I will exclusively have a Read Aloud session of my latest work - A Muslim Kid's Comic **

     

    Sound Effects Obtained from Zapsplat.com & Freesound.org

     

    • 11 min
    A Share of Sugar

    A Share of Sugar

    **UPDATED AUDIO**

    This rhyming story aims to teach an abundance mindset for kids from the teachings of the Sunnah. Sharing, for the sake of Allah, brings an increase in our life, in amazing, unexpected ways.

    This podcast has been recognized by Common Sense Media for outstanding content for children and families, check out the wonderful review they wrote here!

    https://www.commonsensemedia.org/podcast-reviews/once-upon-a-crescent-muslim-kids-podcast 

    You can support the production of more stories by visiting my patreon page.

    https://www.patreon.com/mrshashimi?fan_landing=true 

    Sound effects obtained by zapsplat.com & freesound.org 

    • 15 min
    Saleha’s Smile

    Saleha’s Smile

    Saleha's worry about going to a party with new people shows up in her body as a queasy feeling in her stomach. Mama helps her understand this feeling further and offers a helpful strategy from the Sunnah to tackle on her worries of being around new people, in a new setting. 

    --- You can support the production of this podcast through Patreon by clicking on https://www.patreon.com/mrshashimi?fan_landing=true ---

    Join my mailing list by clicking mrshashimi.com for the latest updates on what I am working on for my Muslim Kid audience!

    Sound Effects obtained from zapsplat.com and freesound.org 

    • 12 min
    Ooby’s Obstacle Course

    Ooby’s Obstacle Course

    Ooby the Ostrich has set up an amazing obstacle course for his fellow ostriches, but when Ooby unexpectedly starts losing his feathers, he starts to feel worried about his appearance. Haroon the Hippo and Omar the Ostrich show up for their friend and remind him what truly matters. 

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    A special thanks to Ali Memon, host of Corporate Majlis Podcast for his fun voicing of Omar the Ostrich.

    *Sound Effects Obtained from zapslat.com & freesound.org 

    • 14 min
    Eid Carnival Chaos

    Eid Carnival Chaos

    Muhammed & Imran have grand plans for their day at the Eid Carnival. When Imran gets hurt, things take a different turn. This incident helps Muhammed practice a hadith he learned during Ramadan. 

    --- Eid Mubarak to you all! -- 

    Thank you to those who signed up to my mailing list, I hope your child enjoyed the Eid Gift I sent via email. If you haven't signed up yet, please do by clicking mrshashimi.com to receive your child's Eid Gift from me :). 

     

    • 14 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
143 Ratings

143 Ratings

taiba ahmad ,

❤️❤️ love your content

You are doing an amazing job mashalah..

The anime nerd ,

Creative and fun

The stories on this podcast are so creative and fun! They remind me of the whimsy of Peter Rabbit while also being very unique in their way of story telling. Definitely worth checking out regardless of your faith. I’m not a Muslim myself, but I learned a lot from these stories.

jdeirbdehejfh ,

Great Islamic podcast for kids!

Excellent. One of a kind audio stories for young children. We love listening to these in the car!

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