Category Archives - Parenting

Bringing Up Children – Part 3

July 26, 2012 - No Comments

1) When something commendable is observed in the child, congratulate him and reward him. Similarly if something undesirable is seen, then reprimand him for it.

Read More »

Celebrating Birthdays In Islam

July 25, 2012 - No Comments

Question:
My question is regarding celebrating birthdays. I don’t celebrate birthdays, but my family members do. Every year my in laws take my daughter

Read More »

Bringing Up Children – Part 2

July 22, 2012 - One Comment

(Continued from upbringing of Children Part 1)
 
1) Instill the habit in your children of never being eloquent but rather to be a seeker

Read More »

Bringing Up Children – Part1

July 19, 2012 - No Comments

Most parents complain that the younger generation (their children) are dis-obedient, ill-mannered and disrespectful. It appears that the main cause of this rebellion lies in

Read More »

How To Make Tarbiyah Of Children?

June 21, 2012 - One Comment

Question:
I have many nephews and nieces (aged 6-13) but it hurts me to see them spend their time away during vacations in useless pursuits

Read More »

What Dua Can I Recite For Pious Offspring?

June 17, 2012 - No Comments

Question:
Please tell me if there is any Dua to recite during pregnancy for a healthy and normal baby.
What dua should be recited or what actions

Read More »

In Praise Of The Homemaker

June 16, 2012 - 4 Comments

It’s an icy cold winter’s morning sitting in the comforts of my home and enjoying a hot cuppa coffee. Suddenly feelings of inner contentment and serenity engulf me. It dawns on me

Read More »

Tips To Create The Ideal Islamic Environment At Home

June 14, 2012 - No Comments

The environment at home is one of the most important factors that shape the personality of a person. Establishing a good environment will give a

Read More »

Dealing With Teenagers

June 7, 2012 - No Comments

Question:
I have a teenage son who is a Hafez.He does not listen to us,he goes out when he wants and sometimes does not come

Read More »

The Children Of Today-The Islam Of Tomorrow

May 25, 2012 - One Comment

As Muslims we are blessed with reminders at the dawn of each Islamic month. The month of Rajab  brings with it the beautiful all-encompassing treasure of Salaah.Let

Read More »

Make The Appropriate Decision

May 22, 2012 - No Comments

Question:
 I went to America after my marriage, and I couldn’t accept the kufr environment there. My husband has moved out of America several times when I

Read More »

How can communication be created between parents and children?

May 16, 2012 - 6 Comments

Question:
Please advise me regarding the following;
What is the best dua a mother could make for her child?
How do I approach my children on being punctual

Read More »

Mould your child

May 11, 2012 - One Comment

Question:
There are parents who allow or insist on their children studying subjects, after school, that are not appropriate for Muslims, e.g. Ballet, Modern dancing,

Read More »