The Best Mahr

Lately the number of unmarried women has increased. Surveys conducted by AlMaghrib Institute (2013) of its student body discovered that the main reasons that its students were delaying marriage were parents, finances, education, fear of rejection and commitment for men, ...

Wedding Ceremony Tradition (In My Country)

I was already married when I converted to Islam and although my husband and I “re-married” one another before the Imam and witnesses after I took shahadah, I didn’t get to experience the joy of a traditionally Islamic wedding. ...

Marriage of the Prophet Muhammad (SAW)

Marriage is not an easy thing, because being married means that we are also married to our husbands’ family. Our husbands’ parents become our parents, while any differences are treated as colours or flavours adding to our marriage journeys....

How To Maintain Your Relationship With Your Spouse

In the name of Allah, The Most Gracious, Most Merciful, Praise be to Allah. Marriage is a natural necessity for every human being. Islam aims to establish marital life on the grounds of mutual respect and understanding between the spouses. The rights ...

A Sincere Bond or an Obsession? Part 3

Friendships for the sake of Allah (SWT) can be the greatest blessings showered upon you, but when that very blessing threatens to ruin your soul, that’s when you need to take a step back and draw the line, and that’s why ...

A Sincere Bond or an Obsession? Part 2

Phone calls became weekly, chats reduced, Facebook inboxes left without any reply, messages on the phone ignored. Reem did explain to Tamanna about her current phase and how she needed to make up for all the years of ignorance towards her parents ...

A Sincere Bond or An Obsession? Part 1

Bismillaaah… It’s 2 o’clock in the afternoon and the sun is gloating its scintillating heat, burning the skins of every being. 15 year old Hannan, daughter of Tamanna, enters home drowning in sweat with tears glistening in her gorgeous black eyes. She ...

Wedding Plans

Bismillahirrahmanirrahiim The wedding is an important event for all cultures and preparation for it is the busiest day for the bride’s and groom’s family. Every country has its own classic way of organizing a wedding but in some countries the traditional wedding is ...

8 Things For Beginner Gold Investors To Know

Investing in gold is one form of halal investment that has been practiced since ancient times. The reasons people like investing in gold are because it is relatively safe, its value always increases in the long term, and its easily traded when ...