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Why Does My Daughter Hate Her Hijab?

“Oh, God.” These were the words of one young girl when asked how she feels about the hijab. At the tender age of 15, she is fighting the uphill struggle most teenage girls face; her parents want her to wear the hijab and she doesn’t. It is the common battle of wills between teen girl …


Is Sisterhood a Myth?

Is Sisterhood a Myth?

We are constantly told about the unity of the Muslim Ummah and the beauty of sisterhood. A Muslim friendship is allegedly “better” and “more fulfilling” than a non-Muslim friendship. Muslims pride themselves on “compassionate” and “glorious” friendships based on a mutual love of Allah and a desire to obey him. But is this the reality? …



I’tikaf Through Woman’s Eyes

When the last 10 nights of Ramadan approach, Muslim men around the world prepare for I’tikaf – a time of seclusion, prayer and meditation in the masjid. It is a truly blessed time that any Muslim would be honored to participate in. Separation from worldly stresses and distractions to focus solely upon Allah; who could …


Virgin Mary

The Virgin Mary & Baby Jesus – A Unique Bond

Birthdays are a common celebration in all groups of people. Whilst many of us don’t celebrate them, I have often wondered (sarcastically) why the child is showered with gifts and congratulations. I know only too well what a mother goes through whilst delivering a child, so if anyone should be showered with gifts every year, …


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