A Prayer to Start off the Holy Month of Ramadan

May God make our fasts easy, accept our supplications and strengthen our faith... may God heal the ill, protect the most vulnerable and bless all the essential and healthcare workers... may God grant one and all a rewarding and joyous Ramadan... ameen.

A Moment of Reflection

The other day, I went out for a walk after staying home for a good week straight. Upper Great Highway by the Ocean Beach Trail was (and still is) closed to traffic. The skies were a bit gloomy, the air was cold and the waves were hushed. I just stood there in the middle of…

Picture of the Day

On this blessed Friday, I ask that God grant you and yours the faith, calm, peace and serenity to get through this uncertain and hectic chaos of our world right now.

A Dark Day in Christchurch, New Zealand

c/o of MuslimGirl Who, when calamity befalls them, say, "Verily, to God we belong and, to Him we shall return."Quran 2:156 Today, March 15th, 2019 has been deemed a dark day in New Zealand. A group of white supremacists went into two Christchurch masjids (mosques) during Friday prayers and opened fire. More than 50 people…

World Hijab Day

Hijab (he-jab; he-gab is also acceptable). I see it as my crown, my superhero cap, my microphone. A few years ago, I ranted about my personal thoughts regarding hijab, stating: "I made this decision on my own at a young age when I learned the basic Islamic guidelines of hijab. So of course, there was a few times…