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Ramadan is a gift. It’s a special tool that allows us to transform the world – for one month at least – into a place of worship and light.
“It’s my big day!” Oh yeah? Who benefits more? You or the hotel that gets your 10 grand? So it’s not your big day, it’s the hotel’s big day.
When my husband proposed to me, my father told him that he would have to memorize a surah of the Quran as my mahr, otherwise there would be no wedding…
from Marriage Articles»
I’m against first cousin marriage. First cousin marriages have a statistically higher chance of resulting in children with serious birth defects.This is especially true when consecutive generations of first cousins marry. Secondly, I feel that persistent cousin marriage contributes to tribalism and xenophobia…
This month I have attended many weddings, and I thoroughly enjoy them, but I have noticed three terribly disturbing things…
from Ramadan Articles»
The fast of Ramadan is exciting for those who have just converted to Islam and are beginning their first fasting experience in their 40′s.
Ramadan Announcement: First day of Ramadan will be Tuesday, July 9, 2013, and Eid ul-Fitr on Sunday, August 19, insha’Allah.
Husbands, you have reached the final stage of the pregnancy marathon! The last three months of pregnancy can be called the months of mass destruction.
Also during that time, Ahmed, now my husband, started to tell me about Islam. I was interested in anything he had to say.
I was working for low income public housing at the time of all of this. One day, one of my tenants came into the office to pay her monthly rent. Her name is Aminah.
She said to me “Miss Mary, you look different, something has changed in you.”
Please explain the proper procedure for divorce in Islam. If a person divorces his wife in anger three times, is it counted one divorce or three divorces?
8/27/11 •ISNA Eid Announcement 2011 / 1432 AH
8/30/10 •Marrying a girl against my parents’ will
5/16/10 •Hugging People of the Opposite Sex
2/09/14 •Is this the best mahr in the world?
7/03/14 •Ramadan in China – 24 Photos