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Should I Wear Hijab When I Read Or Listen To The Quran?

Thank you for sending in your question to Ask About Islam. Covering the head with a hijab–or “khimar” as it is referred to in the Quran–is obligatory upon a Muslim female who has reached puberty in only two situations: When she is performing her salah i.e. daily prayers When she appears before, or can be …

Since I Wear Hijab, My Life Has Ruined

Since I Wore Hijab, My Life Has Been Ruined

In this counseling answer: • Appearance really isn’t the most important thing. • The way you respond to your trial, by seeing benefit in it and trusting Allah (swt) to see you through, will make clear to Allah (swt) that you truly are a believer. As-Salamu ‘Alaikum sister, Alhamdulillah, this is great that you have found …

Prayer and Fasting: Accepted Without Wearing Hijab?

Prayer and Fasting: Accepted Without Wearing Hijab?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: As far as the woman who does not wear hijab and offers prayer and fasting in Ramadan is concerned, her acts of …

People Pretended Not To Know Me.

Anna is an Italian revert to Islam. When she started to wear hijab, people who knew her pretended not to know her! She is also insulted in the street.

California Students Don Hijab in Solidarity with Muslims

CALIFORNIA – University of California students gathered on Monday to mark the hijab solidarity day, showing support to Muslim students who don the religious outfit and answering questions about hijab and Muslims. “Muslim women in hijab are vulnerable and an open target for hate,” organizer Marya Ayloush told LA Weekly. “That’s why we’re here. We …

Kenya Hijabi Students Allowed to Return to College

MWINGI – Hijabi Muslim students have been allowed to return to Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) in Kitui Country after they were barred last Friday, April 27 from entering the educational institution because of hijab, The Star reported. “We’re aware of what has happened today. We want the issue to be sorted out by the …

Michigan Church Hosts Islam Awareness Event

WATERFORD, Michigan – A local Lutheran church in Waterford, Michigan, has hosted an event aimed at bridging gaps in the society, introducing true Islam to the people, and correcting misconceptions about hijab. The goal of the program was for attendees to leave “with some new learning and new insight, and maybe some new connection that …

North Carolina University Marks Hijab Day

ELON – The American Truitt Center for Religious Studies and Elon University in North Carolina celebrated on April 25 the annual Hijab Day by encouraging the university students to wear hijab to combat religious stereotypes. “My Muslim friends in high school asked me whether I wanted to participate while I was in high school,” Senior …

What Is The Right Time to Convert

What Is The Right Time to Convert to Islam?

Short Answer: My advice is that you go ahead and declare the Shahadah and then you can strengthen yourself by learning how to perform the Prayers and other forms of worship. If you keep delaying your acceptance of Islam until you feel you are “ready” you will never feel ready. Enter the fold of Islam and then gradually learn to practice …

Unveiled Women

Is Hijab an Insult to Unveiled Women?

Short Answer: Islam was revealed with a set of orders to its believers concerning their clothes, food, way of praying, places to go for pilgrimage, and so on. It is clear in the Quran that obeying such orders is the way to the kingdom of Heaven for the Muslims who received these orders in their book, …



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