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Yes, I’m Hot in This! Hijabi Tells All in Her Book

Yes, I’m Hot in This! Hijabi Tells All in Her Book

Wearing the hijab in the USA, far away from being in a Muslim ummah where it is the norm, can have some Muslimahs feeling like the odd one out. People stare, many have facial expressions that convey more than words can say and some don’t keep their disdain to themselves. Huda Fahmy, a hijab wearing woman …

4 Tips to Wear Your Hijab Safely in the West

4 Tips to Wear Your Hijab Safely in the West

Living in western countries, it can be difficult for Muslim women to observe the hijab and some even face discrimination for wearing it. New Muslims, in particular, may also grapple with wearing the hijab as it can result in increased suspicion, loss of employment or even hate crimes.

From Runway Model to Full Time Hijabi

From Runway Model to Full Time Hijabi

A few months after working with the agency, I decided I no longer wanted to pursue modeling. I look back now and I believe Allah had a better plan all along for me to be where I am now, and not modeling and showing my body. I found Islam and took…

I Thought That Islam Oppresses Women

I Thought That Islam Oppresses Women

Coming from the country side in Australia, I was never exposed to Islam. I knew nothing about it. I thought of it as an oppressive religion, whenever I heard about it. It wasn’t until I went to Malaysia, that God guided me in ways I never expected, Subhan’Allah.

I Found All Answers to My Questions in Islam

I Found All Answers to My Questions in the Quran

I was very fond of Catholicism, there were no questions asked- I just took on whatever was fed to me. At the start of secondary school, nothing had changed. I went along believing what I was taught. But by the age of 13, I began to question things…

Why Can't Women Wear Something Revealing in Front of Other Women

Why Can't Women Wear Something Revealing in Front of Other Women?

Short Answer: Islam teaches an all-encompassing modesty, respect and bashfulness in thinking, speaking and acting. It is rather immodest for women to walk around nearly naked even in front of one another. That’s not modest. …………. Salam Dear Reader, Thank you for your question and for contacting Ask About Islam. Islam teaches an all-encompassing modesty, respect …

Sometimes There Is a Link Between Hijab and Mental Health Issues

Sometimes There Is a Link Between Hijab and Mental Health Issues

I wore a hijab when I was too young to understand the heaviness of the decision that I was making. I was 12 and went to an Islamic school that required girls to begin wearing a veil in the 6th grade. Making the next step to wear a hijab full time seemed natural, seeing as …

Winter Outfit Ideas for an Elegant Hijabi Look

Winter Outfit Ideas for an Elegant Hijabi Look

Who said hijabi women can’t be fashionable? Of course you can wear modest clothes and still look elegant. The proof is hundreds of  hijabi models and bloggers who share their experience to inspire Muslim women of all styles and help them create their own way of dressing. To help you find the best outfit for a gorgeous …

Beginners Guide To Hijab

Are you a new Muslimah? Are you thinking of wearing hijab? Do you wonder why Muslim women are commanded to wear hijab? Check this great video that explains it!

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Hijabi Doctors: Maintaining Modesty In Combat Zones

Short Answer: It is not hard for a woman to remain covered even when nursing the wounded, or fighting on the field. If male warriors can fight whilst wearing face-covering helmets, body armour, and shields, in addition to weapons, so can women remain covered during battle. The same can be said for the attire of modern-day …



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