/ Talha Atta. / blog

Silicon Valley & Islam

May 7, 2020

An interesting thought I had from following some of the lifestyle/health trends of Silicon Valley and reflecting on my childhood during Ramadan:

I grew up as muslim and was raised to follow the rules of islam, as much as the religion get’s a lot of hate for the activities of some extremists today. I think there were a lot of valuable habits and lifestyle choices I picked up from being raised to follow the religion.

Growing up as a muslim I learned:

From Tech Twitter I learned:

I’m now asking myself if I’m falling for Silicon Valley hype trends, or if I’m really just becoming a really good modern muslim.