Guests wanting to sign-up as members MUST first introduce themselves in detail at Zainab's Lounge, accessible from Muslim Villa's Guestbook Board (top sticky post titled "Zainab's Lounge"). Approval of members is at the discretion of the MV Team. You have arrived at a place of serious learning through mutual consultation where we have zero tolerance for trouble-makers, narcissists and needless disputants. We simply stand for what is compatible with the Sublime Quran regardless of titles such as "traditionalism" or "modernism."
Muslim Villa
July 05, 2020, 03:11:42 pm
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
  Home Help Search Arcade Gallery Links Staff List Calendar Login Register  

Anti-smoking drive - Attention smokers: STOP SMOKING

January 24, 2020, 12:04:51 am Heba E. Husseyn: Do please read our blog entry @ Zainab's Lounge titled Murder of Qassem Soleimani and comrades.
January 04, 2020, 01:14:24 am Heba E. Husseyn: Martyrdom is the highest level of victory, higher than battlefield victory.  Inna Lilahey wa Inna Elahe Rajoon.  May The Almighty grant the pious general a wonderful welcome in Jannah. Ameen.
January 03, 2020, 02:30:43 pm N. Truth Seeker: One of the saddest days in modern history.   Cry  May Allah grant peace to the martyr and patience to the bereaved, ameen.
January 03, 2020, 02:28:37 pm Zeynab: Muslim Villa prays for the departed soul of the great martyr Gen. Qassem Solemani of Iran at the hands of the cold-blooded murderers of Washington DC.  May Allah The Almighty grant our dear brother Solemani the highest spot in Paradise.  Ameen.
May 30, 2019, 06:15:49 am Zeynab: Alhudulilah, yes sister Ruhi.  Time flies in this fleeting world.  May Allah The Almighty accept our hard work in the permanent world.  That's the real success.
May 30, 2019, 03:43:58 am Ruhi_Rose: Jumaa-tul-widaa (farewell to Ramadan) tomorrow Friday 31.  How time flies!  Ya Allah, keep us close to Your mercy.
March 16, 2019, 02:21:19 am N. Truth Seeker: We at MV express our deepest sympathy for our sisters & brothers who became victims of terror attacks while offering their Jumma prayers in the Masjids in NZ.
Our post in this regard @ Zainab's Lounge.
October 09, 2018, 09:50:31 pm Ruhi_Rose: Salam brother.  Very easy. First click on the board title you wish to post in.  You'll find main board topics below and sub-boards (default label "child boards") above.  If you wish to post in main board click "new topic" button on top left.  If you wish to post in any of the sub-boards, click on that sub board title and then click "new topic" button on above left side.  You'll get the format for typing your post, then click "post" button below.
View Shout History
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Send this topic  |  Print  
Author Topic: Anti-smoking drive - Attention smokers: STOP SMOKING  (Read 587 times)
TEAM MUSLIM VILLA The Avid Reader | Mom of 3 cute rascals
Hero Member
Posts: 3211

Badges: (View All)
« on: September 23, 2013, 03:20:50 am »

After knowing all the ill effects of smoking, if anyone still persists, that person must be having a death wish for themselves and for those around them.  Don't forget, passive smoking is almost just as harmful.  For that reason, nowadays 14% of lung cancers are happening to people who have never smoked.  There are 3 reasons for it cited by experts:  Genetics, exposure to asbestos and exposure to the cigarette smoke of others.  Needless to say, the third reason - exposure to the cigarette smoke of others - plays the most important role.  Children living with parents who smoke are expected to have shorter lives compared to those whose parents don't smoke.  That's how much second-hand smoking harms them. Pets in the homes of smokers have a 50% higher chance of dying of cancer.  Smoke which is full of carcinogens, when exhaled by smokers, settles down on the coats of cats, dogs and rabbits.  When they lick their coat they consume those carcinogens in their system.   Isn't all this tragic?

Smokers' room with murals part of anti-smoking campaign:
A visual to warn smokers.  Ceiling of a smokers' room is designed and painted to resemble a grave. It gives the impression to smokers that they are inside a grave and when they look up at the ceiling of this smokers' room,  they see the image of a burial with family and friends saying goodbye and getting ready to cover the shroud with mud. 

Better late than never. Give up those Marlboros and Dunhills and Camels before you are sorry, much too sorry, for being addicted to those pricey packs of crap!


Report Spam   Logged

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

Hero Member
Posts: 562

Badges: (View All)
« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2013, 05:03:13 am »

 salamem  good info sis inshallah will send this around  Smiley

Thumbsup Thumbsup Thumbsup Thumbsup 
Report Spam   Logged

Lo! Allah hath bought from the believers their lives and their wealth because the Garden will be theirs: they shall fight in the way of Allah and shall slay and be slain. It is a promise which is binding on Him in the Torah and the Gospel and the Qur'an. Who fulfilleth His covenant better than Allah? Rejoice then in your bargain that ye have made, for that is the supreme triumph.9:111
TEAM MV Founder
Hero Member
Posts: 4704

Badges: (View All)
« Reply #2 on: September 24, 2013, 03:20:38 am »

The biggest problem with smokers is that the more you try to warn them (for their own benefit), more stubborn they get.  If they don't care for themselves, well, then let them kill themselves.  But the fearful thing is that they also kill those around them and contaminate the environment.  For that reason lung cancer among non-smokers is also on the rise.  And exposure to second-hand smoke is rising with the increase of population.  If one goes out shopping or for a walk, one comes home inhaling the smoke of a dozen smokers who line up and smoke along the side-walks.  Really unfair and worrisome.  Warnings on cigarette packs aren't helping at all.  The production of cigarettes should stop.  But because governments are hand-in-glove with the business community, they will never eradicate cigarette from society.     
Report Spam   Logged

N. Truth Seeker
Quiet guy technology nerd | TEAM MUSLIM VILLA
Hero Member
Posts: 2305

Badges: (View All)
« Reply #3 on: September 24, 2013, 03:38:18 am »

"A cigarette is a roll of paper with fire on one end and a fool on the other!"

Haaha, absolutely true. 

We have put a big "no smoking" sign at door beside the door-bell.  So even the best friends who are foolish enough to smoke know that our house is not the place to fool around with cigarettes  teethsmile
Report Spam   Logged

Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Send this topic  |  Print  
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Scammers & spammers will be reported | If you borrow MV contents you must mention our link with hypertext | MV Team is not responsible for comments by members or guests.
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum

Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy