There are those who spend most of their lives worrying. Worrying and stressing about every little aspect of their lives. Worrying themselves sick about what will happen to them in the future. Will I find love? What if I run out of money? What if I get into debt? Will I ever get married? What … More Que Sera Sera…
If like me you are required to deal with members of the opposite sex professionally, you will understand a working Muslim woman’s predicament. I am taught to have a business like demeanour. I am encouraged to maintain eye contact, come across as friendly, confident and always offer a firm handshake to my clients. The reputation … More Etiquette of Greeting a Muslim Woman
Did you take a shower this morning? Did you shampoo your hair? Just before you got dressed did you use a deodorant? Did you use make-up? A bit of mascara because you don’t want your eyes to look piggy and some eye shadow to bring out your eyes? Did you splash on a bit of … More Toxic
When Allah SWT spoke to Nabi Musa (Moses), the first thing Allah SWT instructs Moses to do is take off his shoes. In the Bible, Moses is asked to prostrate and pray. This form of prayer, the Salah/Salaah is only practiced by the Muslims.
According to the Human Rights campaigner and Noble Prize Laureate, Tawakul Abdel Salaam Karman, those wearing the hijab have achieved the highest level of thought and civilisation and those going around in scantily clad clothes have not yet evolved intellectually. She believes the more we progress as humans, the more we cover up. … More The hijab and intellect.
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Some men will happily date you for years without ever having any intentions of marrying you. There is the saying, popular with men, (there is a surprise!) ‘why buy a cow when you can get the milk for free?!’ We can’t entirely blame men when it’s us girls who are giving away the milk for … More Put a ring on it!
‘He is not your best friend’. JG says. ‘Whatever…’ I say defiantly. We have had this conversation before. It happens once or twice a year. This time it’s on my birthday, when I get a phone call from my (best) friend Daniel, wishing me a happy birthday. Daniel and I met at work. Before JG … More Why can’t he be my best friend?!
I attended the Annual International Monatery Fund (IMF ) Summit in Washington two months ago (October 2006). I’m not just a Muslimah blogger! 😀 I was humbled by their theme which is to eradicate world poverty in xx number of years. It is a tall order but it’s not impossible to achieve. I hope we … More Ending World Poverty