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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 …

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 …

How Shall I Deal with My Best Friend Who Insults Me?

In this counseling answer: •Sometimes, maintaining distance and not being too open is not equivalent to being angry. •Approach your friend in a calm manner. Address the fact that your broken relationship hurts you as you have really cherished her company for the past two years. Let her know that her behavior is confusing and …

What Can The Youth Do During Times of War?

In this counseling answer: •Ask Allah to guide those involved to stop the fighting and stop the conflict. This may seem like a mammoth and an impossible task, but with Allah, anything is possible. •They can be those who successfully initiate change through youth initiative programmers. •There are many charitable organizations that deal with this …

I Lack Motivation; How Can I Be Persistent?

In this counseling answer: •Reflect on the blessings and the reasons for gratitude. You will feel the intrinsic motivation to do anything and feel that anything can be possible. •Always give priority to quality over quantity. •Develop a vision in life, a focus and become relentless. •Create the ideal study space. •Start with a planner. …

How Can I Help My Mother with Her Psychological Problems?

How Can I Help My Mother with Her Psychological Problems?

In this counseling answer: •See the situation from her perspective; understand that as irrational as her thoughts may seem, they are very real to her. •Perhaps you could seek some kind of online assistance from a scholar who might talk to her via your phone as well as online counseling. You may want to consider our …

Where do Muslim Students Stand at America’s Top-Rated High School?

Where Do Muslim Students Stand at America’s Top-Rated High School?

Phillips Academy, a private college-prep school located in Andover Massachusetts, has copious clubs for students to lead and join. Hana Illikkal and Moumina Khan are co-leaders of the Muslim Student Association. When asked why they decided to become the authority figures of this club, they had unique responses, but for both girls, it came down …

I Have Zero Career Goal; I Hate Working

I Have Zero Career Goal; I Hate Working

In this counseling answer: •Sister, until you resolve the depression and anxiety, you will continue to struggle with daily living chores and goals. •I highly suggest that you seek counseling from a therapist in your area. •A career specialist may be able to help. •Allah knows your heart, and he also knows if you are …

Can't Get Over My Ex-Girlfriend

Can't Get Over My Ex-Girlfriend

In this counseling answer: • You are only going to feel depressed if you do not focus on the blessings that God gave you right now. • Your ex-girlfriend’s opinions of you do not matter anymore and know that the satanic forces are whispering to you to feel depressed. • Never ever contact your ex again. …

Lonely Revert: No One Wants to Be a Mentor to Me

Lonely Revert: No One Wants to Be a Mentor to Me

In this counseling answer: • I encourage you to reach out to other Muslims and other venues (meet-ups, study groups, etc.) to make friends. • Check out your student associations and see if there are any Muslim groups you could join. Most colleges and universities have them. • Make du’aa’ that He guides you towards righteous, good …



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