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Fighting Islamophobia with Cookies

Fighting Islamophobia with Cookies

Canadian Muslim women are reaching out to their community, encouraging interfaith dialogue and extending bridges of understanding after shocking Quebec mosque attack.

Family Dislikes My Conversion and My Hijab

Family Dislikes My Conversion and My Hijab: What Should I Do?

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. Dear sister in Islam, thanks very much for your question, and we invoke the Almighty to grant you strong faith and to grant you happiness …

Can a Woman Wear Make-Up in Women-Only Events

Can a Woman Wear Make-Up in Women-Only Events?

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. Dear brother, thank you very much for your question and the interest you show in having a clearer view of the true teachings …

Hijab Unite Orange County Vs Hate

Hijab Unites Orange County vs Hate

Wednesday, February 1, was a special day for the Islamic Society of Orange County, California, welcoming 400 people, mostly non-Muslims, who came to show support to their Muslim brothers and sisters.

10+ Fatwas About Hijab

10+ Fatwas About Hijab

Discussions surrounding Muslim women’s Hijab have raised a mixed range of responses in non-Muslim countries. While some deem Hijab a symbol of oppression against women and, therefore, they push for anti-hijab measures and policies, Muslim women gladly cherish it as a command of God meant to embower them as human beings not objects and to …

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On World Hijab Day: Defending Hijab with a Smile

As a long-time wearer of hijab – the 35-year-old Texan has donned the headscarf since she was seven – Zaidi speaks from experience. Her perspective is also shaped by her decision to continue wearing the hijab while navigating corporate America.

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On Hijab : Reflections, Fashion, Stories and More

Marking World Hijab Day, we bring to you a collection of interesting reads about Hijab. We hope you’ll enjoy it! Why Does My Daughter Hate Her Hijab? 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 …

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Umm Zakiyyah Reflects: My Bittersweet Hijab

“You don’t need this.” These are the words that will probably always represent my first experience with hijab. Though I was only four years old and in kindergarten, my mother would cover my hair with a headscarf before I left to school each morning. My former Christian parents accepted Islam the year I was born, …



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