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Cradle to Grave

From Cradle to Grave

Ayesha Khawaja interviews Ammatul-Mohsi, mother of Rohma (Dr. Israr Ahmed’s grandchild) who passed away after a brief battle with cancer.


Character versus Personality

We wonder why our children are disobedient, do not listen, are rude towards others and give tart replies. The answer is obvious. It is the prevailing culture and model of success that has made them so. What can we do to counter it? Tasneem Vali offers some practical solutions.


The Prophet (sa) and his Daughters

Imran Olegs Petrovs – Student of Dawah faculty, Islamic University of Madinah, KSA - ponders over the beautiful relationship of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) with his four daughters.


Raising Parents

A child’s first years of life are critical, as during this time, he absorbs a great deal. His mind and memory are remarkable. How can we capitalize on these years, in order to teach them Deen and raise them as good Muslims? Erum Asif shares her thoughts and her experiences.


Slowing Down the Propellers

While a healthy parental concern about children is a positive phenomenon, over-parenting can result in such unwelcomed developments as lack of problem-solving skills and self-esteem in children, cautions Laila Brence.


Beyond Ramadan

Beyond Ramadan: Sustaining the Spirit of Worship

Hiba Magazine presents its exclusive transcription of "Beyond Ramadan: Sustaining the Spirit of Worship", a lectureshop conducted by Dr. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips, organized by Live Deen in Karachi.


Abu Qasim ibn al-Zahrawi - Muslim Scientist and Thinker

Syed Aslam presents a brief profile of Abu Qasim ibn al-Zahrawi, a prominent Muslim scientist and thinker.

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Surah Al-Hujurat in Our Lives (Part 3)

Sister Eman Al Obaid of Al Huda Sisters Dubai beautifully explains the fifth and sixth verses of Surah al-Hujurat in this article.


Meaningful Life

A Meaningful Life

Based on the Strategic Vision workshop of Timelenders, Rana Rais Khan details four key elements that define the meaning we add to our lives and the vision we develop as a family,

Single Women

Maryam (as): A Source of Inspiration for Single Women

One of the women mentioned by the Quran was not wedded; rather, she remained single all her life. She is Maryam (as), whose complete life is a source of inspiration.

Own the House

Teaching Kids to Own the House

Are your kids fussy about performing household chores that are assigned to them? Zahra Anjum offers five handy tips to engage them and make them "own their house".


Sunnah in Classroom

Implementing Sunnah in Today’s Classrooms (Part 2)

Maulvi Jahangir Mahmud details some handy tips for teachers, as specified in the Sunnah of Allah's Messenger (peace be upon him).

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Resolve in Ramadan to Set Smart Goals

Recharge your Iman and set up SMART goals for yourself without further delay, encourages Umm Isam.

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Taming your Tricky Toddler

How able are you when it comes to handling tricky toddlers? Here is a fun quiz to find out.

Men's Perspective

Bashka Voda

Bashka Voda (Part 1)

In the first of this three-part series, Suleman Ahmer narrates how he visited the village of Bashka Voda and set up a class there so that the Bosnian refugees could learn more about their Deen.

Believing Wife

Characteristics of a Believing Wife

Are you planning to get married? Abu Abdullah outlines what one should look for in a prospective spouse.

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Reaping the Rewards of Ramadan

Abu Abdullah shares top five tips on reaping the most rewards from the blessed month of Ramadan.



Muslim Awareness Program (MAP)

In this Special Report segment, Hiba Magazine features Muslim Awareness Program, working from Karachi to spread the message of the Quran and Ahadeeth.


The Divine Connection

Here is Hiba Magazine's exclusive transcription of Shaykh Yaser Birjas' lectureshop on "The Divine Connection" organized by Live Deen and held in Karachi. The lectureshop covered the importance of Salah and ways to maintain Khushoo in it.

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Ramadan and Eid Treats

Jazz up your tea table with these yummy delicacies. Recipes by Zeenat Iqbal Hakimjee