Women

The Four Best Women To Ever Live

What Is Success? There is absolutely no one in this world who doesn’t want success. Although success is something everyone is looking for, most are confused as to what and where success actually is. This is why you see most people spend years of their lives tiring themselves to achieve something that means success to them, …

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The ‘Hijab’ Of Today’s Women

The Elephant In The Room The ‘Hijab’ Of Today’s Women “O children of Adam let not Satan tempt you as he removed your parents from Paradise, stripping them of their clothing to show them their private parts. Indeed, he sees you, he and his tribe, from where you do not see them. Indeed, We have …

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What Is Not Beauty In You?

Woman, what a beautiful creation of God!So beautiful, leaves everyone awedUnparalleled is her contribution;Home, love, children and compassion

Who decides what gender equality is?

LET me begin with a disclaimer in the best modern tradition of writing that I accept that there’s gender discrimination and that women invariably get the short end of the stick. There is oppression of women, in Muslim societies as much as in others, all the rights that Islam gives women notwithstanding. This is despicable, …

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Why She is Not Good Enough

SHE made her way around the party, making the necessary greetings, smiling and waving at her classmates, directing a more formal approach at their mothers. She was the face of calm and collected. She’d decided to go all out for this event, and wore her best dress. She’d styled her hair, and had even applied …

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Pregnancy, Nursing & Ramadan

IT’S that time of year again, Ramadan, alhamdulelah. Fasting during Ramadan is obligatory upon all able-bodied adults. There are, however, a few exceptions.  Allah, The Most High says :  “And whosoever is sick or is upon a journey; then the period is made up from other days…” [Soorah Al-Baqarah: 185] Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding …

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