FROM INSIDE THE MIRROR “Allah has filled the world with unlimited varieties of vegetables, fruits, grain cereals and plants. If He had willed, He could have created just one type of unpleasant tasting food and made it vital to our survival, so that we will be forced to continue producing and consuming it. However, as … Continue reading FROM INSIDE THE MIRROR


Turning Thirty

Love, InshAllah

Fatima M. Jaffer

I have been playing the role of two different people in one body for more than five years. There is one persona who is a strong woman, who is happy the way Allah has kept her, who does not care about what people say and is living her life to the fullest. This woman does not mind being alone.

But there is this others side where the fear of what-if-the-right-guy-never-shows-up is growing intense with every passing day. Sometimes, I am afraid that I am losing the hope of fulfilling my dreams. The idea of dying alone is breaking me from deep inside

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“A Beautiful Mind” That Practices Iqra

Masha Allah. A good reminder.

Between Sisters, SVP!


  Bismilahi Rahmani Rahimi

1.Iqrā’ bi-smi rabbika’lladhī khalaqa
Khalaqa al-insāna min ‘alaqin
Iqrā’ wa rabbuka al-Akramu
Alladhī ‘allama bi’l-qalami
‘Allama’l-insān ma lam ya‘lam

Translation below

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

1. Read! In the Name of your Lord Who created.

2. He has created man from a clot.

3. Read! And your Lord is the Most Generous.

4. Who has taught by the pen.

5. He has taught man that which he knew not.

The Surat above is the 96th chapter of the Qu’ran Karim. It continues with another fourteen more verses. I only listed what is relevant to this post.

A woman that covers, meaning that she wears the Hijab is very smart. You will be surprised that she is educated and smarter than the average person. Allah has given her the knowledge masha’Allah. He gives the knowledge to…

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