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Unlocking Our Hearts

By Faaizah MK   The Noble Qur’an, as most of us know, was the final book sent by Allah to Prophet Muhammad ﷺ for guiding all of humanity until the Last Day. The Qur’an essentially calls its readers to acknowledge the truth, that there is no God but Allah, and it demonstrates how man should lead his life in accordance ... Read More »

My journey with sign 94:5-6

Hold on to the Quran; for with hardship comes ease By Shama F. Jeddah, KSA   She had forgotten herself. The person who took care of everyone so thoughtfully now did not know her routine activities like taking a bath or wearing her clothes! She was suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. It was deeply painful to see her in that state ... Read More »

Discover the adhaan, all over again

The words of our call to prayer are deep in their beauty and meaning. By Ilham Bhusawal, Maharashtra India One of the most beautiful and the often-used attribute of Allah is that He is ‘Ar Rahmaan’ – The Most Merciful. An attribute so immensely amazing that the first time Allah ﷻ addressed himself to us in the Qur’an was as ... Read More »

‘Oldest’ Qur’an manuscript – the hype and the facts

British university claims it has found 1,370 year-old copy of Qur’an, Muslim scholars react with discretion. By Abeera Siddiqui Sharjah, UAE   And what is that in your right hand, O Moses?” He said, “It is my staff; I lean upon it, and I bring down leaves for my sheep and I have therein other uses.” Allah said, “Throw it ... Read More »

The TMN team shares their weapons of choice

The story behind the duas we love By The Muslimah Network Imagine being handed over a weapon. Just for a moment, imagine. Why do you think that would be happening? You’re either under threat or you’re just about to go to battle. There is no other possible explanation for having a sword, sniper rifle or a bazooka in your hand. ... Read More »

My Journey with Sign 24:31

How the ayah on hijab changed my perspective on being a woman. By Shama F. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia   As a young, enthusiastic girl, exploring and researching things, I was enjoying my life. My parents were very wise and open-minded and they never imposed any undesirable restrictions. They taught me more through their example rather than through admonitions or lectures. ... Read More »

My journey with Sign 2:155

How this ayah from the Qur’an helped me get through the most difficult of times By Shama F. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia بِسْمَ الله الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيمِ وَلَنَبْلُوَنَّكُم بِشَيْءٍ مِّنَ الْخَوْفِ وَالْجُوعِ وَنَقْصٍ مِّنَ الْأَمْوَالِ وَالْأَنفُسِ وَالثَّمَرَاتِ ۗ وَبَشِّرِ الصَّابِرِينَ And We will surely test you with something of fear and hunger and a loss of wealth and lives and fruits, but ... Read More »

Want to be self-confident? Work on your taqwa!

In a four-part series, The Muslimah Network takes an in-depth look at the connection between taqwa and self-confidence. Part 1: What do psychologists say about developing self-confidence and how does the endless wisdom of Islam inculcate those behaviour patterns in us? In the first of this four-part series, we look at what distinguishes people with high self-esteem from the crowd. By ... Read More »

How scientific learning and worldly knowledge can be an Iman booster

For far too long, we have segmented the pursuit of worldly and religious knowledge in our minds and conversations. It is time to embrace both, because appreciating the world around us helps us better appreciate its Creator. By Huda Tabrez Dubai, UAE Let me start by sharing with you two things that fascinate me – language and science. A photograph ... Read More »

Parenting in the the new world

Being a parent in today’s world brings with it its own set of challenges. Let’s learn how to deal with them in light of divine wisdom.  By Fathima Jehan Dubai, UAE Parenting is an awesome responsibility that Allah(سُبْحَانَهُ وَ تَعَالَى) has enjoined upon us. I have Alhamdullilah given a brief introduction earlier. Let us move a step further as to ... Read More »

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