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Menstruation - The Woman’s Monthly Cleanser

Menstruation - The Woman’s Monthly Cleanser

Allah gave us, the daughters of Adam, a special superpower– the ability to give birth to the human race. And the period is nothing but a by-product of that superpower. Think about it: why did Allah make our reproductive system such that our womb is washed…

Story of the Prophet and the Garbage Thrower

Story of the Prophet and the Garbage Thrower

She thought too late at midnight, and finally decided how to take revenge from him! She could not sleep at all at night because she was too eager to take revenge for the idols she worshiped. Even before the first ray of sunlight had entered her window, she was…

Don’t Hurt the Feelings of Others

Don't Hurt the Feelings of Others

Do not hurt the feelings of the vulnerable who live with you, those who are weak, those whom perhaps are under your authority, those whom you are supposed to be looking after and you are silently harassing them, you are troubling them, you are uttering…

Allah Reveals an Entire Surah Because of This Woman

Allah Reveals an Entire Chapter Because of This Woman

The story is about a very special woman, her name is Khawlah bint Tha’labah. Khawlah bint Tha’labah tells her story. She says that: My husband, Al-Aws ibn Samit, was older than me and he had a really bad temper, so he used to constantly be verbally abusive with me…

Lessons From 6 Women's Stories in the Quran

Lessons From 6 Women's Stories in the Quran

The approximate number of women to have been mentioned in the Holy Quran is twenty-four. In His book, Allah (SWT) talks about pious women who dedicated their lives to Allah (SWT) and submitted to Him wholeheartedly so people from every time and era, can look upon them and learn from their exemplary characters.

Muslim Woman According to the Quran

The Muslim Woman According to the Quran

Woman according to the Quran is not blamed for Adam’s first mistake. Both were jointly wrong in their disobedience to God, both repented, and both were forgiven. In one verse in fact, Adam specifically, was blamed…

Why Must a Woman Uncover Her Face in Ihram

Why Must a Woman Uncover Her Face in Ihram?

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 Islam, there are symbolic acts that represent the Divine Wisdom. Although it is good to try to search for this hidden wisdom as much as we can, we must …

Black women and Islam

Black Women and Islam

African American women have played a major role in the spread and the nurturance of Islam in the African American community. They’ve always been in leadership roles, been in the forefront of our movement in our community…


10 Tips on How to Be a Happy Single Muslim Woman

Being a woman is a blessing from Allah, along with everything that has been bestowed upon us, whatever we have within our grasp is a gift and one should always accept gifts with graciousness and content focusing on what one has, not what is missing. I understand that there is no clear way that leads …

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