Category: Sisters/Women

Ramadan: Connected Through Art

At the start of Ramadan: Connected through art West Springfield resident Meher Yousuf Imam has loved painting ever since she could remember. As a very young girl in Karachi, Pakistan, she used to go to the market with her father, holding his…

Women Inheritance!

One of the most important differences between the Quran and the Bible is their attitude towards female inheritance of the property of a deceased relative. The Biblical attitude has been succinctly described by Rabbi Epstein: “The continuous and unbroken tradition since…

A Happy Marriage

Truth, Caring, Mutual respect are what I call my three Cardinal Principles of happy marriages. Please notice that I am not using the word ‘love’. Love comes out of these three things. What is called love is usually physical desire.…

Polygamy Good for Men, Bad for Women

Polygamy Good for Men, Badfor Women by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer The Mormon shift from polygamy to monogamy in the 1800s reduced sexual pressures on men by more than half, according to a new study. “The more wives a…

Polygamy!

Polygamy is a very ancient practice found in many human societies. The Bible did not condemn polygamy. To the contrary, the Old Testament and Rabbinic writings frequently attest to the legality of polygamy. King Solomon is said to have had…

I love Islam

How Did You Accept Islam? As enthralling as many present-day conversion stories may be, it is to the first converts to Islam, the Sahaba, that we should look for inspiration, writes American convert, Yahiya Emerick. Many people have asked me…

Winning The Pleasure Of Your Mother In-Law!

“Let there arise out of you a group of people inviting to all that is good (Islam), Enjoining Al-Ma`roof (i.e. Islamic Monotheism and all that Islam orders one to do) and Forbidding Al-Munkar (polytheism and disbelief and all that Islam has forbidden).And it…

Is she a Christian Princess or a Muslim Princess?

The funeral of emperor Franz Joseph I. / Begräbnis von Kaiser Franz Joseph I. Where you can see the traditional Christian laddies…. more: THE VEIL ? The covering of face by women, since many centuries ago, is  a matter of debate among Muslim jurisprudents. We believe, the covering of face by…

Your time during Ramadhaan

Time is the essence of life, and man’s life is but the seconds and minutes he/she lives. Every hour we live through in this life takes us that much closer to our destiny in the Hereafter. Even though time is…

Status of Women in Islam: The Mother

The first contact with a woman is with one’s mother, who suffers in the pregnancy,delivery,nursing and rearing of her child. History does not recall a religion or a system which honours the woman as a mother and which raises her,…