The Importance of Hijab in Islam – 2021 Guide

In some dry and hot countries, the use of the Hijab helps their hair clean and protects their face from wind, dirt, and sun rays. However, for Islam women, it is more than that. Why Muslim Women Wear Hijab? For some, the primary identification of a Muslim woman is their wearing of hijabs. But, it … Read more

How Hard Is It To Be An Indian Muslim In Australia? – 2021 Guide

This country is one of the most popular for immigration because it has a high standard, great wages, healthcare, education, infrastructure, and many other things. Therefore, it is not a surprise that we can find so many different nationalities and religions there. Younger generations are especially interested to start living in Australia, where they can … Read more

4 Most Beautiful Mosques To Visit In The United States in 2021

Religion is part of the things that bind us together and trying to visit some of the holy places around the world should not be a turnoff. There are lots of holy places around the world that one could visit, but the problem is always finding the right location that will fit one’s interest, and … Read more

The Best And Most Popular Muslim Last Names

Last names are the part of the name of the person that is usually associated with a person’s family, cultural value or religion. It is considered as the part of the personal name of the person that helps identify which culture or religion that specific person is from. Muslims have very specific last names. Some … Read more

Kartini – A Symbol of Women’s Rights in Indonesia

One hundred thirty-four years after her birth, the name Kartini still resonates for her determination to improve the status and lives of women. By Annisa R Beta. EVERY APRIL 21ST, women of Indonesia prepare themselves to celebrate the birth of a national heroine. Raden Ayu Kartini continues to be remembered today as a critic of, among … Read more

Does Islam Need Feminism?

Amani Alkhat wonders if Islam and feminism can work together. Feminism. In many Muslim communities, the word rolls off the tongue with a bitter aftertaste. And amongst the women of these communities, a stigma surrounds the movement with an especially unique reception. My issue with feminism is that its movement has been dominated by white, middle-class … Read more

Is Skin Colour Important in Marriages?

Islam is not immune to racism and discrimination. Fatimah Jackson-Best challenges us to confront our personal beliefs and prejudices. The spread of Islam is remarkable considering its humble beginnings in an Arabian desert over 1400 years ago. The strength of the message is what continues to bring people from diverse backgrounds to the religion. One only has … Read more

Pious young Muslims and “Halal Dating”

The concept of dating among Muslims is often in contention, but Maryam Yusof finds a phenomenon among pious young Muslims in Singapore called ‘halal dating’. I have a confession to make: I am a huge romantic comedy junkie. Having watched almost every Hollywood romantic comedy produced after 1995, a huge part of me used to wish that … Read more