Showing posts from August, 2009

Housing Loan Zero Percent Interest

An innovative business model, Housing Loans at Zero Percent Interest ( yes genuinely 0% interest ) is finally here. A loan which is sharia compliant( halal ) for those who wish to have a home but would not like to take loans paying interest this would come as a great relief and hope. Click on the ad to get details of the same, the offer right now is only in India,Kerala by Galaxy Homes. Kindly let me know if some other locations also provide the same facilty through your comments.

Shaban Merits DOs and DONTs

Sha'ban: Merits, Do's, and Dont's Sha'ban is one of the meritorious months for which we find some particular instructions in the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam. It is reported in the authentic ahadith that Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam, used to fast most of the month in Sha'ban. These fasts were not obligatory on him but Sha'ban is the month immediately preceding the month of Ramadan. Therefore, some preparatory measures are suggested by Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam. Some of these are given below: 1. The blessed companion Anas, Radi-Allahu anhu, reports that Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam, was asked, "Which fast is the most meritorious after the fasts of Ramadan?" He replied, "Fasts of Shaban in honor of Ramadan." 2. The blessed companion Usama ibn Zaid, Radi-Allahu anhu, reports that he asked Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam: "Messenger of A

AJAX DataGrid using JavaScript

From the VC++ days when msflex control, with wrapper classes was used as a data grid, to the easier way of doing the same in VB6, to the Model-View way of doing it using Java Swing, there was a consistent usage of DataGrid merely because of its capabilities to manipulate multiple Rows of data in a single view. Have not yet found a good Web 2.0 based DataGrid yet. so here is an attempt :). In the table below, click on the edit image on the far right, it would display the text boxes, change the values in the text box and again click on the save image this would update the table and at the same time generate a url that can be used to update the related data at the server. The command could be pushed to server using AJAX call.