You will be a happier person if you can avoid toxic family members and set boundaries. Setting boundaries is not easy; it means saying “no” and limiting contact. Just because people are related to you does not give them the right to be hurtful and dishonest. Family members are supposed to love and support one another.
Often, we can get too caught up in our busy lives to really take a step back and wonder at Allah’s creation. Taking some time out to really pay attention to what’s around us can have this incredibly relaxing effect. Notice the beauty in Allah’s creation, from the leaves on a tree, the beautiful blossoming flower, the tweeting bird, the sky at night or a beautiful sunset.
Another misconception that people usually have about the hijaab is that it is something physical. This is not true either. Hijaab is the veil that has to be drawn over our body, our behaviour and our speech. If we observe the proper ‘physical’ rules of hijaab, yet have no constraint on our deeds and actions, and involve in haraam activities, what purpose has the covering served?
Hijab Fashion. This term has been coined by fashionistas who are hijabis too. But can fashion really be joined with hijab the way Allah swt has ordained for the believing women? Can these two terms be friends together and yet maintain their separate identity? Let's find out.