Category Archives: women

BO and Covered Muslim Women

Bismillah, Body odor (BO) is something any human being has to deal with. Some deal with it better than others. As a result they smell pleasant compared to those who struggle with it or don’t even care about their unpleasant … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE : UNVEILED BY RUMKI CHOWDHURY

NEW ILLUSTRATED SHORT POETRY COLLECTION IS AN EMPOWERING PIECE OF ART Unveiled is a riveting poetry collection with a short essay on the author’s journey to wearing hijab. DALLAS, TX – November 26th, 2017. DJARABI KITABS PUBLISHING has officially released Unveiled a short poetry collection by Rumki … Continue reading

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Review: ‘Unveiled’ by Rumki Chowdhury

Originally posted on Sincerely Sadia. :
Rumki Chowdhury’s Unveiled is an amazing piece of work; it succeeds in conveying the complex nature of the lives of Muslim girls in Western society, attempting to carve out their own identities against a backdrop of confusion,…

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Review: Ramadan Without Daddy

Originally posted on The Imperfect Muslimah:
Ramadan Without Daddy was written by Misbah Akhtar and illustrated by Vicky Amrullah. It was published by Djarabi Kitabs and is available here. This story is one that I would have loved to have…

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Blog Tour for ‘Ramadan without Daddy’ by Misbah Akhtar

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Protected: US Muslim Women Launch Specialized Online Businesses

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Interview With Sister Theresa Corbin

Originally posted on Diary of a Revert Muslimah:
As Salam Alikum Readers ,I had the pleasure of doing a interview with sister Theresa Corbin about her new adult Islamic coloring book . What inspired you to write an adult coloring…

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Meet barhoom Brand : The First Modest Styling Service For All Women — Hayati Magazine

OHIO – A new clothing company, barhoom Brand, becomes the first styling company to accommodate both the needs of Muslim and non-Muslim women who seek modest clothing. It’s ground breaking. barhoom Brand launched April 11th, 2017 in Columbus, Ohio. His … Continue reading

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Accessories Reviews

Originally posted on A Ducktrinor Mom:
Assalamu aleikum, I received some pretty nice gifts to review masha’Allah. It’s the revival of the Muslim golden era alright! So let’s get to it. AZYAAN JEWELRY The pins are really strong and colorful…

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Written Vs.Not Written Stuff: Divorce Rights and Muslim Women Lives Part I

Originally posted on The Human Lens:
Part I, Written by Saadia Haq of The Human Lens When two people marry each other, it is usually expected to last a life time and as a couple they work together in the…

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Work at Home Worries

Bismillah, Since I can remember, I have met a couple of men (uncles and friends from Africa) who think that women should only stay home and not have a job out of the house. Of course, this opinion never sat … Continue reading

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Muslimah Capsule Wardrobe Winter 2016 — Hayati Magazine

Assalamu aleikum, It’s that time of the year where the cold wind is making itself acknowledged to remind me that my Muslimah Capsule Wardrobe for the Winter is in order. Down here in Texas, it’s certainly not 86 Fahrenheit anymore. … Continue reading

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Personal Finance Tips Part 4 — Hayati Magazine

Bismillah, Islam advises us to be moderate in all things we do. One such important aspect is financial security. The Sunnah tell us that being too rich is a test to our faith while being extremely poor can do the … Continue reading

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Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work — Hayati Magazine

Assalamu aleikum, I stumbled on a manual I used during counseling class before I got married, and thought I would share some of the wisdom I learned in this class with you insha’Allah. They are based on John M. Gottman’s … Continue reading

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Erotology, Islam, and More.

Assalamu aleikum! I just reviewed two books on Marriages, Erotology, and the Islamic Perspective. Please check them out on my website. Like A Garment  by Shaykh Yasir Qadhi Read review here. and Illuminating the Performance by Historian Habeeb Akande Read … Continue reading

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Written Vs.Not Written Stuff: Forcing Muslim Women Marriages With Holy Quran

Originally posted on The Human Lens:
Part 2 Written by Papatia Feauxzar of Hayati Magazine You learn something new every day. The practice of “Haq E Bakshish” was new to me, and I had to check with my relatives, the…

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Written Vs.Not Written Stuff: Forcing Muslim Women Marriages With Holy Quran

Originally posted on The Human Lens:
Part I, Written by Saadia Haq of The Human Lens When I first heard of this, I was like numb for seconds until my good friend from Sindhi community proceeded to narrate how young…

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Catch Me by Na’ima B. Robert — Hayati Magazine

Catch Me is a collection of poetry I started reading a while back but I had to stop because my emotions weren’t on point. With poetry I have to be in the reflective zone otherwise, the words don’t permeate and … Continue reading

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Of White Feminism, Hillary Clinton and Muslim Women

Originally posted on The Human Lens:
As the American election race is nearing, the world is buzzing with lots of anticipation with the only female Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s campaign. This is deemed as the most wonderful thing for women…

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From East to West: Muslim Feminism Making Waves

Originally posted on The Human Lens:
   www.newworldencyclopedia.org/ Earlier this week, I wrote “Of White Feminism, Hillary Clinton and Muslim Women” that met with interesting and eye-opening responses but the main debate persisted around the fact that Muslim women lag behind…

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