Tag Archives: Muslim

Domestic Abuse …

“I overheard him say, he forgives him. He forgives the one who abused him, because it’s Ramadan, and he’s heard a lecture of forgiveness” she tells me quietly. Her head is low, she seems to be avoiding my eyes. She … Continue reading

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Glimmer of Hope in Dark Depths

Bismillah. I am at this point in my life, where things are beautiful, yet testing, and difficult. Have you ever worked really hard at something, put your 100% effort in, done your very best, and not just once, but attempted … Continue reading

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Quran in Ramadan!

Bismillah. I know I said I wouldn’t post, but hey, a girl gotta write 🙂 Alhamdulilah this Ramadan has to be named the year of “Tafseer”. There are so many different people doing tafseer in their own unique ways. I … Continue reading

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Ramadan: To fast or not to fast?

Bismillah. This isn’t at all what I had in mind for my next post, but I just read Humble and Hoping‘s blog post, and feel inclined to write this for everyone who struggles with any sort of health issues. I … Continue reading

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Is it, just a name?

Bismillah. It was about an year, and half ago. I was assisting with a sisters-only program at my local masjid. It was the first week, and I was in my teacher’s office, discussing logistics. Also, in the room was another … Continue reading

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Dear Heart

Dear Heart, I trusted you. But I feel like you led me astray. “Trust your instincts”, they say. I obeyed.   Neither money, nor wealth, Neither beauty, nor status, None of these, I desired.   A pure heart, One connected … Continue reading

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A “Real” Lecture on Being Single …

Take out 15 minutes of your time to watch this. This lecture really put things into perspective for me. There are too many people who downplay the hardship of being single and searching for a spouse. Imam Khalid Latif, keeps … Continue reading

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