Paid Your Zakat Yet?

If you haven't paid your zakat yet, now is the time to do so. Here's more info on what zakat is and who qualifies to receive it.

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…

Happy Holidays!

Our family has an ongoing tradition: we decorate the house and find any excuse to exchange gifts. This year was no different. My five year old nephew Salem anxiously awaited to rip to shreds the gift wrappings and freaked out in excitement over every single toy and book he received. I mean, just geek out…

The Birthday of the Orphan Who Adopted the World

A blessed and joyous celebration of the birth of Prophet Mohamed (pbuh) to one and all! Here's a quick understanding on the historical context of the prophet's birthday, and his name's many spellings!

Their Names are Deah, Yusor and Razan

Three Muslim students in Chapel Hill, North Carolina were heard being killed in their home. They were killed execution style, bullets to the head, by their angry neighbor. I learned of their death from different individuals on Twitter. My heart sank as I have family in North Carolina. I didn't know them personally but my heart sank…