And he it is who sends the winds as heralds of glad tidings, going before his mercy, and we send down pure water from the sky,
That with it we may give life to a dead land, and slake the thirst of things we have created, cattle and men in great numbers.
And we have distributed the water among them, in order that they may celebrate our praises, but most men are averse to anything but rank ingratitude. Quran 25: 48-50
Water is one of the earths most precious and threatened resources which has not been allowed to return to its natural cycle and is over-used. Drinking water is now often contaminated with chemicals and contains bacteria and viruses. Vital aquifers are becoming toxic. Once an aquifer is contaminated, it’s not likely that it can ever recover. Continue reading