About Samina Farooq

An engineer by qualification, a Quran student by occupation, a photographer by eye, a writer by heart and a Muslim by soul.
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The Four Surahs


'Nor are you worshipers of what I worship, Since you will never, why should I flip?' Samina Farooq renders the translation of the four Qul Surahs into short inspiring poems...

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(Part 2) Public restroom etiquettes: Meet the elephant in the room!


We should treat public toilets like our own toilets at home; leaving the vicinity in the condition one would wish to find it. Samina Farooq shares public restrooms ettiquettes...

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(Part 1) Public restroom etiquettes: Meet the elephant in the room!


Public rest rooms reflect that people do not understand how to behave in there. Samina Farooq shares an interesting piece on public restroom ettiquettes...

Heart vs Mind.

Generation of Thinking is a Feeling


Heart vs. brain - a timeless dilemma philosophers of all times have written volumes about. Samina Farooq takes a look at what the Quran, the Sunnah and also the science say about it - her findings may surprise you.