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“A Kiss a Day Keeps Divorce Away”

    A very thoughtful and insightful perspective from M.Y Baig on strengthening the relationship between husband and wife.   Allah Ta’ala said regarding marriage:   وَمِنْ آيَاتِهِ أَنْ خَلَقَ لَكُم مِّنْ أَنفُسِكُمْ أَزْوَاجًا لِّتَسْكُنُوا إِلَيْهَا وَجَعَلَ بَيْنَكُم مَّوَدَّةً وَرَحْمَةً إِنَّ فِي ذَلِكَ لَآيَاتٍ لِّقَوْمٍ يَتَفَكَّرُونَ   “And from among …

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NEEDS VS. WANTS

http://thelittlemuslims.com When we moved to our first house in Bloomington, IN a few years back, one of our neighbors, a very nice young couple who had a 9/10 year old daughter, knocked our door a week or so after we moved in, holding a home-made cake. They came to pay us a visit, to …

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Training Children (Part 2)

http://idealwoman.org   Etiquette 11  ✏ Many parents leave the job of training to school teachers and society, not realizing that the education system today in most places is chillingly void of moral values. Society around the child is often immoral. Providing the right type of training is the primary duty …

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A Muslim Nurse Had the Answer (Story)

Ahmad Ibn Abd Ar-Rahman As-Swiyaan I was on a visit to one of the Islamic centers in Germany when I noticed a woman dressed in full Islamic hijab. I had never seen such proper hijab in the West. Glad because of what I had seen, I thanked Almighty Allah. Later, …

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Training Children (Part 1)

http://idealwoman.org Children are a very great bounty of Allah. One of the ways by which we can be grateful for this priceless bounty is to train them in the Islamic way. By not training them in the Islamic way we have definitely been ungrateful to Allah. The best gift that …

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Family First!

We are at the peak of danger. Shaykh Hassan’s address to a group of students is worthwhile reading and considering. Where are we heading in a time with our path filled with predators while the caravan of homes proceeds unattended ? Wake up!!!! There will be nothing left called family. …

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ASMA, THE PERFECTIONIST……

  Asma was always one to focus on what was missing: the sun on a cloudy day, the tiny smudge on her otherwise beautiful painting, the single wrong answer on a test. She feared imperfection like it was a debilitating disease. And it showed…… Like this evening…… Five families were …

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The reward of patience is praiseworthy

  Hazrat Abu Hasan Siraaj R.A. says: I was performing tawaaf once while on Hajj; when I saw a very pretty woman, shining in her beauty. I looked at her and said: “By Allah, this beauty and fine complexion must surely be because she has never experienced any grief or …

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Why Buy The Cow When You Can Get The Milk For Free?

islamichorizon.com The phone rings… Tring…..Tring….Tring… “Hafsah! Where are you? Hafsah! Answer the phone…calls Hafsah’s mother Jee! Ammy Jaan…replies Hafsah… Hello! Who is speaking? At the other end she can hear her cousin, Rummanah sobbing… Calm down Rummanah, what is the matter, why are you crying…? After a few more sobs, …

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10 things to try before giving up marriage

www.gottman.com/blog/10-things-try-giving-marriage/ Ismail and Ayesha, both in their late forties and married for fifteen years, are considering divorce. “I’m done with this marriage,” complains Ayesha. “I feel unloved and rejected by Ismail, we don’t have an emotional connection and rarely have sex anymore.” Ismail puts it like this: “Ayesha loves the …

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