Dear Muslim Women…Plan your Umrah or Haj properly

Are you planning to go Umrah or Haj in short time? Check out the following information that may be useful. Many questions have come to my attention via blackberry messenger, Facebook, and email such as: ‘When is the best time to ...

How To Have Beautiful Eyes In Accordance With The Sunnah Of The Prophet (SAW)

There are many ways to make our eyes look not only beautiful but also healthy and since the time of the Prophet (SAW), eye care has been known and practiced by using Kohl. It is mentioned in several hadiths:Ibn Abbas (RA) ...

Is There A Good Day For Getting Married In Islam?

Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds; and may His blessings and peace be upon our Prophet Muhammad and upon all his Family and Companions. When determining a wedding day some people still believe that there are certain days which are good ...

Saudi Customs: Why Do The Women All Wear Black?

 Bismillahirrahmaanirrahiim All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger In general, women in Saudi Arabia are required to cover up entirely using a large black “cloak” called an Abaya on the top of their ...

Its Fun…Its Fitness..Its Zumba!

Who says getting fit can’t be fun? The Zumba fitness craze has taken the world by storm and its popularity has landed on the Arabian shores. Zumba is a fitness program that combines Latin (Samba, Salsa, Merengue) and international (Hip Hop, Hindi, ...

Results of aMuslima’s Survey on How Sunnah Fasting Will Help You Perform Better in Life

THE RESULTS ARE IN!  aMuslima published several writings on obligatory fasting (Ramadan) and sunnah fasting such as fasting on Mondays and Thursday, fasting in the middle of the month of Hijr calendar (13th,14th,15th), or fasting as did the the Prophet Daud (AS). ...

Should A Muslimah Qadha Her Missed Prayers Due To Period?

As Muslim women, we are sometimes negligent of performing prayer at the beginning of time, either because of busy work, taking care of household chores, being occupied with doing duties, traffic jams, and so on so forth. How does Islamic ...