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How Modesty Strengthens Faith

How Modesty Strengthens Faith

Along with fear and love of Allah, modesty is a requisite of faith. The Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) made it clear that modesty is part of faith (Muslim). The reference is not to natural bashfulness, which we profess and practice in our mutual relations, but to the modesty that man must practice …

Dubai Modest Fashion Show Promotes Islamic Wear

DUBAI – A modest fashion week has been launched in Dubai, on April 8, with no catwalk models or skin-baring designs, with around 30 designers showcasing their long-sleeved and leg-length loose pieces on large screens. “We did away with the catwalk. We thought that was one of the most antiquated things,” Alia Khan, chairwoman of …

No Sense of Shame (Video)

What the Prophet Says About People with No Sense of Shame

There is another beautiful kind of Hayaa’, that is, while learning about Allah the Almighty, you have this feeling of hayaa’ that whatever I do for Allah does not befit His greatness. This creates a feeling of shame that I am not doing enough….

Modesty, The Forgotten Part Of Hijab

Sister Nafisa has some amazing advice for sisters and how we are forgetting that a huge part of our religion is having modesty. This is a Must watch.


Difficulty with Hijab: Can It Be Skipped?

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: 1- The community should provide a good atmosphere for the new converts to help them step forward and strengthen their …


My Daughter Hates Modest Clothes

In this counseling answer: “Just tell her that, you do not respect immodesty, but you do respect her mind and soul, so tell her that you believe in her capacity to see through the garbage and lies and tricks of our enemies to the beauty and truth of Islam, even if she is not strong …

UK “Modest Fashion” Brand Targets Muslim Men

JEDDAH – As modest fashion market grows worldwide, a UK-based fashion brand targeting Muslim men is set to make its first debut on the catwalk later this month in London’s Modest Fashion Week. “We have started a trend where they [Muslim men] feel comfortable wearing the kandora and don’t feel out of place in society …

Challenges For Sisters - Hijab And Modesty

There are increasing challenges for sisters these days regarding hijab and modesty. Society is making it harder for women to feel comfortable wearing hijab but we have to stay strong and stand up for the right to wear it.

Daughter Talks Too Much About Love

Daughter Talks Too Much About Love

Wa ‘ Alaykum Salaam, Ahh, the innocence of youth is something a parent wants to keep for their child! This is a good thing. First, I recommend giving an honest assessment of the child’s environment to identify where she may have gotten these messages of love. Influences come from so many places! I agree with …

modest without hijab

Muslim in America: Can I Dress Modestly Without Hijab?

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Dr. Shabir Ally, from Let the Quran Speak, addresses this question in the video below: Transcript: Aisha Khaja: “Is it equally as rewarding for women to cover her chest and other parts of her body with clothing other than khimar while her hair shows? …

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