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He Just Disappeared and Left Me in Tornadoes

He Just Disappeared and Left Me in Tornadoes

In this counseling answer: • Cut every contact with this brother. • Appreciate yourself. • Talk to your parents about marriage in general. As-Salamu `Alaikum sister, Thank you for sending us your question. May Allah (swt) help you to find peace and serenity within yourself and grant you the strength to have the power to overcome …

Committed Zina & Abortion, Need to Return to Allah

Committed Zina & Abortion, Need to Return to Allah

In this counseling answer: • Allah forgives all sins if you are sincere in your repentance. • Reflect on yourself and what kind of a person you want to become. • Do not allow your feelings towards him to transform you into a prisoner of your own desires. As-Salam ‘Alaikum dear sister,   Thank you for sending us …

I Can’t Live with the Shame of My Past

I Can’t Live with the Shame of My Past

In this counseling answer: • Stop the blame and take ownership of what you have done. • Pray as much as possible and get yourself involved in new activities. Dear brother, Before we look at your situation, you need to know the underlying fact that your move to approach AboutIslam is already a step closer towards achieving …

How Can I Stop Myself Wishing to Turn Back Time?

How Can I Stop Myself Wishing to Turn Back Time?

In this counseling answer: • Divine laws are not meant to harm us rather they are to protect us. • Talk to scholars and ask the hard questions. Either you will grow a deeper understanding on that ruling, which will make it easy for you to follow, or you may discover it is a cultural …

About Islam Is Seeking Youth Writers - Join Our Team!

About Islam Is Seeking Youth Writers - Join Our Team!

Aboutislam is providing a platform for Muslim youths to get their voices heard. We greatly respect our young readers. We know that you are intelligent, thoughtful and heartfelt. Thus, we invite you to please share your voice, thoughts and experiences with our millions of readers around the globe. What age are we looking for? 16-25 years old. …

How Can I Break Free from My Constant Paranoia?

How Can I Break Free from My Constant Paranoia?

In this counseling answer: • Make an appointment with a therapist in your area for an assessment and ongoing counseling. • I would kindly suggest that you do gain a complete and full knowledge about human sexual development, sexual feelings, and Islamically appropriate ways to handle them. • You may have had some form of …

We Sacrificed Our Love for The Sake of Parents

We Sacrificed Our Love for The Sake of Parents

In this counseling answer: • Since the girl is now married, you should not contact her again. • Accept the situation by understanding the underlying idea that whatever happened was Allah’s (swt) will. • Go for a vacation. Do things that you enjoy. Wa ‘Aleikum Salam, It is unfortunate that you and this girl were unable to …

Shall I Hate My Cousin Who Has Sinned?

Shall I Hate My Cousin Who Has Sinned?

In this counseling answer: • If someone does something inappropriate, it does not mean that we should hate them as a person. Just because their behavior was bad, it doesn’t make them a bad person. • If this cousin is a girl, then you can talk to her directly about the matter to encourage her …

Fiancé Said He Won’t Marry Me, Unless I Quit My Studies

Fiancé Said He Won’t Marry Me, Unless I Quit My Studies

In this counseling answer: • Unless and until he approaches your parents alongside his parents, what you do is not at all his concern. He is simply trying to control you and ruin your life. • I suggest that you seek to develop a strong relationship with your parents and that in the future you …

I Left My Haram Relationship, Yet I Miss Him

I Left My Haram Relationship, Yet I Miss Him

In this counseling answer: • Repent to Allah. • I would certainly encourage you to get involved in halal social circles that will provide you with some social support. • Try to keep good contact with your family and friends back home to reduce the loneliness. Wa ‘Alaikum Salaam dear sister, May Allah (swt) forgive …



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