Home > 2012 > February

Monthly Archives: February 2012

Uncivilized Muslims?

In recent years the Hijab or Islamic dress code has come under fire by many non-Muslims throughout the world. In places like France and other European countries, the Hijaab is totally banned. Westerners argue that …

Read More »

Jinn

Whenever the word jinn is mentioned, there are two reactions received from people… “Don’t tell me, I won’t be able to sleep at night”, or “It’s so cool, another world, tell me more”. It is …

Read More »

Dr. Aafia Siddiqui – Why her?

As we were discussing the atrocities perpetrated by the American, Afghan and Pakistani intelligence on our sister Aafia Siddiqui, my students asked me, “Why her, Mu’allimah”? I paused for a moment and said “Allah knows …

Read More »

Valentines Day in Islam

You know it’s Valentine’s Day when you walk past a shop and all you see is a sea of red… Red hearts and bows, teddy bears and chocolates, musical cards, cupids and cherubs- It’s all …

Read More »