“There comes forth from their (bee’s) bellies, a drink of varying colour wherein is healing for men.” (Qur’an, Surah An-Nahl 16:69)
The importance of bees to nature itself cannot be understated. Numerous scientific and spiritual sources all speak the silent (or not so silent) but immutable role that bees play in our lives.
Globally there are more honey bees than other types of bee and pollinating insects, so it is the world’s most important pollinator of food crops. It is estimated that one third of the food that we consume each day relies on pollination mainly by bees, but also by other insects, birds and bats.
This Ramadan let’s give back to these soldiers of the wild by helping to rebuild some of their lost environment.
Visit https://friendsoftheearth.uk/bees and click on ‘Get your bee saver kit’