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A Muslim By Name, But A Hindu By Nature

In this counseling answer: “As you talk to him, ask him whether he loves you. Reassure him that you love him and that you married him because you felt together you both would have a loving and caring relationship. Remind him that he is spiritually connected to you and that as your husband, he is essentially to …

I Feel So Much Jealous of Pilgrims

I Feel So Much Jealous of Pilgrims

In this counseling answer: • While we are all humans who get jealous at times, it is something we should strive to overcome. • Think and speak in the positive. • Make du’aa’ to Allah (swt) to remove the feeling of jealousy, increase your wealth so you are able to make Hajj, and, in sha’ Allah, help you …

Mom's Attitude Makes Everyone Depressed

Mom's Attitude Makes Everyone Depressed

In this counseling answer: • Depression is the result of a sense of powerlessness. Once you find that you are able to do something to correct the situation, you will no longer feel so powerless. • Forgive your mother for her actions as I am sure that if she knew the effect of her actions …

A Revert: I'm Not Muslim in Her Eyes

A Revert: I'm Not Muslim in Her Eyes

In this counseling answer: • All good is rewarded by Allah (swt), so why are you confusing people with Allah (swt)? • Take strength from you good deeds and all your efforts. As-Salamu ‘Alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh my sister, You are a good example to all Muslim women, whether they are born Muslim or revert to Islam. …

I Want Art But My Parents Prefer Medical University

In this counseling answer: • I believe He may be testing you to see how you handle these issues in your life. • What really matters sister is that you, as an adult woman chose a career path that you will enjoy and bring you satisfaction. • When your parents are arguing, remove yourself from …

Aunty is Always Angry & Drives Me Crazy

In this counseling answer: • Ask your uncle or another family member to perhaps speak with her doctor about her behaviors at home. Possibly, she needs a medication adjustment or other interventions. • Distance yourself emotionally from her behavior. • Keep yourself busy. Salamu ‘Alaikum sister, Thank you for writing to us. I am sorry …

My Sister Neglects Prayer & Hijab: How to Help Her?

My Sister Neglects Prayer & Hijab: How to Help Her?

In this counseling answer: • Instead of looking at her with anger or sadness, you try to get closer to her. • Kindness, love, and patience will bring her back, in sha’ Allah. • Make du’aa that Allah guides her. As–Salamu ‘Alaykum, I’m sorry to hear of your sister falling back from Islam. Sadly, this sometimes occurs when one …

Ramadan,`Eid, and Family Conflicts

Ramadan,`Eid, and Family Conflicts

In this counseling answer: • A Muslim is required to be kind even to his non-Muslim relatives. • My advice to you is try your best not to focus on how your family reacts to you, but go and attempt to do what Allah (swt) loves for His sake alone. As-Salamu `Alaikum sister, Thank you for …

No One Helps Me Around the House

No One Helps Me Around the House

In this counseling answer: • Speak up about how you feel. Salamu ‘Alaikum Sister, Thank you for sending us your question. It seems you are very exhausted from taking care of a complete household all by yourself! I ask Allah (swt) to help you, give you strength, and give you the courage to communicate your …

What to Do with My Ungrateful Family?

What to Do with My Ungrateful Family?

In this counseling answer: • You have no obligation to discuss or prove to your sister that you are helping the family. • Supporting and helping one’s family should be done according to the person’s ability and means. • Decrease the amount of time you spend with your family. As-Salamu ‘Alaikum sister, May Allah reward you for …



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