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Author Archives: Ismath Khatoon

The writer is a software developer by profession and is pursuing Islamic knowledge from an online university. She loves to teach and preach and writes on social issues pertaining to aqeeda, fiqh and manners.

Do you want your husbands to honour your requests?

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Here are some things that can be done when our requests are turned down By Ismath Khatoon Dubai, UAE “But, do you think if you requested your husband to do so, he’d do anything for your parents?” A sister’s question as a response to the one I raised at the end of my previous article, “Can’t we request our husbands to ... Read More »

Laylat-ul-Qadr: how you can take advantage

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A lifetime of good deeds are up for grabs. Will you be a winner? By Ismath Khatoon Dubai, UAE Sale! 50% Discount. Festival Offer! A Friday Market in the Gulf Eyes light up, hearts beat fast and the thought crosses our mind: “I sure hope I get a hold of this offer.” We remind one another of the date when ... Read More »

Why do we give so much importance to sons-in-law?

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The subcontinent culture seems to give unnecessary honour to this relationship. By Ismath Khatoon Dubai, UAE During my recent visit to India, I happened to visit a sister at her parent’s house; she had come with her husband. Her husband — with a long beard — appeared to be a knowledgeable and practicing Muslim. But he stayed outside the house ... Read More »