Category Archives - Lifestyle

THE SISTER WHO QUIETLY CRIED DURING TARAWEEH

June 3, 2017 - No Comments

As we prayed isha and taraweeh, the sister next to me quietly cried.
I couldn’t help but wonder how many sisters in that room were

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RAMADHAN IN SOUTH AFRICA

May 30, 2017 - No Comments

Ramadhan is a special time for Muslims all over the world. Here in South Africa, we too, are eager to partake in the bounties and

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KEEPING UP THE SPIRITUALITY OF RAMADHAN DURING HAIDH

May 29, 2017 - No Comments

Do you remember the days when after finishing a long year at school we finally got a couple of months of vacation? There was so

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My Freedom as a Female Muslim Teen

March 21, 2017 - No Comments

 
Question:
I am 16 years old
I have questions regarding my freedom as a female muslim teen that the Internet may give me false

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Explanation to Hadith of Women who are Dressed but appear to be Naked

March 15, 2017 - No Comments

Question:
 
kindly advise if in the picture accompanying the hadith , the pictures of the head gear of the 2 women , depicts the

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10 Inspirational Tips to Strengthen your Marriage

March 2, 2017 - No Comments

1. EVERYONE YOU MARRY HAS A WEAKNESS
Only Allah has no weakness. Every rose flower has its own thorn. If you focus too much on

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Halal Diet and Pregnancy

January 27, 2017 - No Comments

We are what we eat. Today we complain our children are disobedient towards us, but why the surprise? If we feed our children haram (even while in

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Laws of Beautification and Adornment

November 17, 2016 - No Comments

Foreword by  Mufti Ebrahim Desai (Hafidhahullah)
Beauty and adornment is the nature of women. Shariah also encourages women to beautify themselves for their husbands. If

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Beautiful Pearls Which Make A Wife Special

June 21, 2016 - No Comments

1) The Patient: The woman who remains patient in all circumstances, and never whines, moans and complains. When some trouble or affliction hits her, she

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Is it the Wife’s Responsibility to Cook?

February 28, 2016 - No Comments

Question:
There is a message going around that a wife does not have to cook. A husband must provide three times cooked food for the

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My Love Story

February 9, 2016 - One Comment

It wasn’t love at first sight. That would have been impossible, considering I’ve never ever seen Him. But I know Him, far better

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Achieving a Strong Marriage Bond

March 18, 2015 - No Comments

Marriage is considered an ibaadah, an act that is pleasing to Allah. It is in accordance with His commandments that husbands and wives love each

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Bring your Friends Closer to Allah

October 19, 2014 - No Comments

Why should you, a young Muslim, be helping to bring your friends closer to Allah? After all, you’ve got your own struggles to deal with:

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Women’s only charity fundraiser

September 18, 2014 - No Comments

Question:
A charity is organising a sisters’ only fundraiser where they will participate in paint balling & raise funds for Gaza. If this is incorrect,

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Happy British Muslims Video

May 17, 2014 - No Comments

Question:
There’s been a recent video released and participated in by many notable British ‘practising’ Muslims termed ‘Happy British Muslims’.
Perhaps the most concerning feature

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What’s wrong?

February 25, 2014 - 3 Comments

Why wear a happy mask over your real sad face?
Why? Had the triple D past? Deep, dirty and dark.
Well listen to me, we

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A letter to the Youth of the Ummah

November 26, 2013 - No Comments

 

إِنَّ الدِّينَ عِنْدَ اللَّهِ الْإِسْلَامُ
Indeed, the (true) religion in the sight of Allah is Islam. [Surah Aal ‘Imran, 18]
Islam, our

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Eid 1434 | Message from Mufti Ebrahim Desai (Hafidhahullah)

August 8, 2013 - One Comment

While we celebrate Eid, we cannot forget the plight and suffering of the Ummah in Syria, Egypt, Palestine, Iraq, Afghanistan, Somalia, Yemen,  Mali, Chechnya, Burma,

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Real Test – The Day of Eid

August 7, 2013 - No Comments

One of the biggest examples of shaytan’s deception is on the day of Eid. Muslims strive their utmost during the whole month of Ramadhan yet

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