Not so long ago, I was a mere speck of nothingness, In response to your prayers, He fashioned me into a complete being. You carried me around for nine months albeit you were in profound distress, Raised me from a newborn to an adult and gave me a life full of meaning. Stayed awake … Continue reading (Poem) An Ode to My Mother
Islam encourages us to give and share our blessings with others. How does one learn to give without expecting anything in return? It is only possible to do so if we believe in a higher purpose and do it sincerely only with the intention to please Allah (SWT). The first thing that crosses our mind when we … Continue reading (Article) The Art of Giving
Let go of the negativity, Bury your emotional insecurity. Shrug off the deep dark thoughts, And untangle those mental knots. Face the fears and wipe away your tears, Trash those memories that are holding you back since years. Let go of all that you didn’t do right, Focus on what matters as you have got … Continue reading (Poem) Let It Go!!
Look around you and it’s difficult to find good role models these days, especially good Muslimah Role Models. Any person who has a positive effect on others could be considered as a role model. She could be a powerful women of influence or could be any ordinary women that we encounter in our day-to-day life, whom we … Continue reading (Article) International Women’s Day- Muslimah Influencers!
At the peak of my womanhood I felt weak and incomplete, My body yearned for attention and my soul sought constant validation. Growing insecurities stripped away my sanctity and made me feel empty. I tried every trick in the devil's book to get a few admiring glances, And lo! Got more than what I wished … Continue reading (Poem) Why I wear my Hijab?
And your Lord says, "Call upon Me; I will respond to you." When we are in trouble or depressed or when we hit rock bottom our impulsive reaction as a human being is to panic, and to get worried and to despair and immediately slip into a state of helplessness and hopelessness. We lose our … Continue reading (Article) Who do you call on in time of great distress?
Resilience is a defining trait that will help us survive through tough times. It is the ability to be not backed down by challenges, losses or adversities and to perceive each failure as a learning or a new opportunity. Resilience is a decisive factor in defining whether one wants to play victim and cave into … Continue reading (Article) How to be a Resilient Muslimah?