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The people asked Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, “O Allah’s Messenger! Is there a reward for us in serving the animals?” He said yes, “there is a reward for serving any living being.” Sahih al-Bukhari, Vol. 8, Book 73, Hadith 38.

The Living Wage Map

Very informative.

MIT’s Living Wage Calculator estimates the cost of living (“living wage”) in each of the nation’s counties and major metropolitan areas, and compares it to the minimum wage for a variety of household types. Mapped here are three types:…more: STORYMAPS.ESRI.COM

Video: “In every living being there is reward”

Abu Hurairah –may Allah be pleased with him reported that the Prophet –peace be upon him- said, “While a person was traveling on a road he became very thirsty. He saw a well so he went down and drank some water. When he came out, he saw a dog panting and licking the ground because of thirst. The man said, “This dog seems to be as thirsty as I was.” So he went down the well, filled his shoe with water and held it by his mouth. He climbed back out of the well and then gave water to the dog. Allah appreciated his deed and forgave him. People said, “O Messenger of Allah, is there reward for us also in (treating) the wild animals.?” He said, “In every living being there is reward.” (Bukhari, Hadith 5663 and Muslim, Hadith 2244)

Russian woman lived with husband’s remains

KHABAROVSK, Russia, March 11 (UPI) — A woman in Russia’s Far East was found living with the mummified body of her late husband, police said Sunday. Investigators said the bizarre discovery was made earlier this month when medical personal visited the…