Oct 10 - Allah swt is beautiful

“Allah (swt) is beautiful and He loves beauty” (Muslim)

We have been taught to pray: "O Allah, just as You have made my external features beautiful, make my character beautiful as well." (Hisnul Haseen) Ameen.

Oct 10 - Highs and lows of modesty

The Highs and Lows of Modesty

Rana Rais Khan presents some strategies to inculcate Haya in our lifestyle.

Oct 10 - Defining the Satar

Defining the Satar

As Muslims, we must interpret everything in the light of the Quran and Sunnah; thus, our dress and actions must follow the aforementioned conventions.


The Meaning of Good Character

A speech by Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani at Masjid Bait-ul-Mukarram


What does a Beautiful Soul look like?

In Islam, beauty of the soul is greatly emphasized over the outer, physical beauty. Therefore, the saying “beauty isn’t skin-deep” is absolutely true.

Oct 10 - The Vanity Affair

The Vanity Affair

Islam teaches us the difference between ephemeral and eternal beauty. It teaches us that we are all ugly ducklings with the potential to become magnificent swans, writes J. Samia Mair.

Oct 10 - The Art of Complimenting

The Art of Complimenting

As humans, we do need to appreciate others and at times, also need appreciation and encouragement. But how and why are important questions for a Mumin.


Oct 10 - Do you have Aspendicitis

Do you have Aspendicitis?

At the end of the day, it's all about wanting to control the ability to spend and not become a victim of aspendicitis (an inability to control the amount one spends).

The road shall go with me...

“He of the High Desire”

“I will go where no road goes, and the road shall go with me.” Maryam Sakeenah pays an eloquent tribute to Prophet Ibrahim (as).


Book Reviews

Laila Brence and Uzma Jawed review some must-haves on the reading list.

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Teaching Moral Intelligence

If we want our future generation to be the torch-bearers of our traditions and flourish as one nation, we have to teach them morals, emphasize Sabina Rizwan Khan and Umm Saad.

Oct 10 - Treating fever

Treating Fever the Herbal Way

Amber Saleem presents home and herbal remedies to treat fever.

Oct 10 - Spot-free action plan

Spot-Free Action Plan

Amber Saleem presents home and herbal remedies to deal with acne and pimples.


Oct 10 - Bold and Beautiful

The Incessantly Attractive Wife

What is it that truly makes a woman beautiful or attractive to her husband? Here are some tips.

Oct 10 - Help my child doesn't listen

Help! My Child Doesn’t Listen!

Qainaf Najam lists down some of the tactics that mothers use, when their kids refuse to obey them.

Oct 10 - Let's enrage him

Let’s Enrage Him

A true story about patience and gentleness, even when the other person crosses the limits of rudeness.



Dear Haadia

Can we have an explanation for two hadiths, in order to guide youngsters who are planning to get married?

Oct 10- 7 habits

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teenagers - Part 5

Umm Isam discusses some popular life-centres for teenagers, along with their pros and cons.

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Of Sins and Forgiveness

K. Ali narrates a story based on personal experience.

Oct 10 - Girls just wanna have fun

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun…

What are some of the things which Muslim girls and women can do to enhance their natural beauty and follow the fashions? Sadaf Farooqi has some interesting suggestions.