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AMuslima Inspiring Action: Shared Prayer Clothes and Hijab

Last year aMuslima sucessfully distributed staple foods and school supplies in the villages of Kedungsari, Yogyakarta and Mangunsoko, in slopes of Mount Merapi Magelang Central Java Indonesia. In Ramadan 2017, aMuslima distributed prayer clothes and hijab to the same villages. ...

#WorldHijabDay Post Trump Election.

#WorldHijabDay in Post Trump Election @Research Triangle Park, Raleigh-Durham North Carolina. Today marks the historic #WorldHijabDay but, in a Post Trump Election. My day started out at 6am, like any other Wednesday, I run around during the typical morning rush: shower-clothes-coffee-bagels-lunches-and packing the ...

The Joy of Hajj

Time goes so fast, we have entered the Islamic new year, the month of Muharram as the first month in a year means that we have left the month of pilgrimage, Dhulhijjah. Muslims from around the world who gathered in the Holy Land for ...

aMuslima Inspiring Action Phase 1 in Mangunsoko

On May 20th, 2016, aMuslima  launched an Inspiring Action program called: “Support Ramadan in Kedungsari and Mangunsoko.” The goal of this program was to sell packages that would provide basic food necessities for needy families or to provide fun ...

Healing and Treatment from the Prophet (SAW)

We often hear that our family members, colleagues, or friends have many kinds of illnesses although they are still young. Not only just back or neck pain, but headaches, stomachaches, heart disease, strokes, diabetes, kidney disease or cancer. If they have medical ...

Online Media Communication is One Cause of Divorce

Maybe you’ve heard the familiar story of a wife who caught her husband in an intimate chat with his old girlfriend on Facebook. Her husband, however, insists that he didn’t realize he shouldn’t be doing so despite the fact that he is married; ...

Visiting the KAUST Museum in Saudi Arabia

Some time ago I visited the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in the Thuwal area, approximately 1 hour from Jeddah. Not everyone gets the opportunity to visit the KAUST due to capacity constraints but there is a devoted KAUST community ...

Muhammad Luthfi Nurfakhri a Young Muslim Inventor from Indonesia (Part 2)

Luthfi was born in Bogor in 1995, he is the second child of doctor Iyus Hendrawan  and Endang Sri Rejeki and his family currently lives in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia. Luthfi’s mother is a teacher at an elementary school while Luthfi is currently studying ...

Muhammad Luthfi Nurfakhri a Young Muslim Inventor from Indonesia (Part 1)

This is a current article about a real young Muslim inventor from Indonesia who has created a tool that is cost effective and intensely beneficial for rural communities / farmers in 3rd world or even 1st world countries.  This is ...

5 Ways To Be A Better Muslim

1 Muharam 1437 H It’s the new year according to the Islamic Calendar.  Although we don’t celebrate this “new year” as it is traditionally celebrated in other countries,  this is a blessed month.Muharram is the month with ...

You Don’t Need to Be Rich to Thank Allah

  “And (remember) when your Lord proclaimed: “If you give thanks (by accepting Faith and worshiping none but Allah), I will give you more (of My Blessings), but if you are thankless (i.e. disbelievers), verily! My Punishment is indeed severe.” (Holy Quran, ...