Social Justice

    Smash The Patriarchy – Islam Over Culture

    photo by Lynsey Addario (Afghanistan / December 16, 2001)
    since the fall of the Taliban and the subsequent loosening up of restrictions for women in Afghanistan, many women came out in public for the first time to pray at the mosque, rather than in their homes.

    as a Muslim woman, whenever I hear or see prejudiced and unjust cultural, superstitious or political practices being carried out at a Muslim household, I am always inclined to say, “that is not Islam, that is Culture…” which is true – but let me tell you why saying this does not fix the problem, AT ALL. instead, it serves as a fleeting plaster and does very little to nothing to address and/or fix the concern which is being raised. Continue Reading

  • Travel

    Our Honeymoon

    Once you have made it through one of the biggest days of your life, a honeymoon is a getaway every couple deserves, especially the ones who planned and organised their own…

  • My Inner Monologue

    Dream, Dua, Do

    via Pinterest How often do we remember to glorify Allah سبحانه و تعالى when our life is at ease? Yet, we never fail to turn to Him when calamity and distress…