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My Hijab Story Of Reluctance And Acceptance

Bismillaahir-Rahmaanir-Raheem My journey to wearing the Hijab was laced with tears, anger and fear. I was blessed to come from a spiritually conscious home. My father was and he is still my Teacher. He...

Growing Into The Hijab

Bismillaahir-Rahmaanir-Raheem I grew up in a ‘regular’ Muslim family; prayer was very important such that even when you are ill, my mum can wake you up at 7 am and even boil water for...

Muslimah In Focus; Mahmoudat Oba

MLH: As salam lykum warahmatullah wabarakatu. Walaikum Salaam Warahmatullah Wabarakatu. MLH: Who is Mahmoudat?  If I had to describe myself in one sentence, I would say that I am a deeply passionate and committed...