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Husband Beats Me Up in Front of the Children

Husband Beats Me Up in Front of the Children

As-Salamu ‘Aleikom, In this video, you will learn about: Whether domestic violence is OK Islamically Teachings of the Quran & the Sunnah on how to treat women The impact of witnessing abuse on children Options a Muslim woman have when suffering from domestic violence How to make the best decision in such circumstances Salam, …

Marriage to Escape from Abusive Dad

Marriage to Escape from Abusive Dad

Answer: As-Salamu ‘Alaykum sister, May Allah (swt) grant you wisdom and patience with your abusive dad. Firstly, praying alone does not make one religious if one’s character does not reflect virtue. If one’s character and state of the heart are not transformed by the rituals practiced, it means the rituals are empty of spiritual nutrients. If your father …

Child Abuse Made Me Suspicious of Proposals

Child Abuse Made Me Suspicious of Proposals

Answer: As-Salamu ‘Alaikum dear sister, Thank you for writing. I am truly saddened to hear of all the abuse you went through as a child. I am so sorry. May Allah (swt) heal you, dear sister. Tragically, this is a common problem. In cases where the child (now a woman) doesn’t get help (therapy) to …

Evil Sister & Ungrateful Mom: I Wish to Cut Ties

Evil Sister & Ungrateful Mom: I Wish to Cut Ties

Answer: As-Salamu ‘Alaikum sister,   I am so sorry to hear about the situation you are in. It must be painful to live with such abuse as well as missing out the joys a harmonious family can bring. Sadly, even among Muslims, there are dysfunctional families. I ask you to reflect and see if this …

Husband Abuses Me and My Kids and Blames Me for It

Husband Abuses Me and My Kids and Blames Me for It

Answer: As-Salaamu `Alaikum Sister, Jazak Allah khairan for writing back with the details of your problem. This situation does not bode well for you or your children, and living with this for a prolonged period is not healthy for any of you whether physically or emotionally. But I am wondering what exactly your dilemma is. …

Sexual Abuse, Disorder & an Illegitimate Child

Sexual Abuse, Disorder & an Illegitimate Child

Answer: Wa ‘Aleikom Salam dear sister, I am so sorry to hear of all the pain you have endured, especially the sexual abuse. It must have been very difficult keeping that inside of you all those years. I am glad to hear, however, that you have sought professional help and received a diagnosis. You presented …

Oklahoma Muslims Combat Hate with Love

Combating hate with love, an Oklahoma Muslim association donated thousands of dollars’ worth items to women and children at a domestic violence shelter, in an event where hundreds of non-Muslim women and men.

Am I in an Abusive Marriage?

Answer: As-Salaam ‘Aleikom sister, Thank you for writing to us about your situation. I will try my best to advice you, In sha’ Allah. First of all, no one should feel suppressed in a marriage. Marriage is a commitment between two individuals in which both should respect and love each other. I can understand that …

Dysfunctional Muslim Parents: What Shall I Do?

Dysfunctional Muslim Parents: What Shall I Do?

Answer: As-Salamu ‘Alaikum dear sister, Thank you for placing your trust in us and in our ability to propose a solution to your current solution. It is very saddening to hear of the current situation you are in. However, your sincere interest and initiative to seek help for the betterment of your parents at such …



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