Category "Family life"

Family life

Quality Time with Dad

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Source : by Ibrahim Bowers This article presents the current relationship between a father and a child in this fast paced and time constraint society and provides many practical...

Family life

Iddah (Period of waiting)

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Literally -the word ‘iddah means to count. The count of the monthly purifications after menstruation. Religiously ‘iddah means the period of waiting by a woman in a house on the...

Family life

How can I study and be married?

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By Fatima Barkatullah – iERA Speaker & Instructor I have a suggestion that might help sisters who are committed to seeking knowledge. First I’ll mention some background info: Since I...

Family life

An Insight on Domestic Abuse

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Source: Author: An Ghela, Violence against women knows no culture or religion. It is not the fault of the victim or an inevitable response to a woman’s actions. Nevertheless as Muslims...

Family life

The story of a married couple

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Source Story submitted by Ishrat Ali Bismillah Ar Rahman Ar Raheem Once in a beautiful land lived a girl named Summaiyya who was married to a man called Khalil....

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Men Are The Protectors Of Women

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Source: Alima, “It seems like your brothers have you under their thumb!?“ “Erm… I’m not sure what you mean, but okay…“ I replied, confused at the sister’s statement. (Everyone is...

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Hurting Homes

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              Source: Munira Lekovic Ezzeldine, Abuse is a topic that many Muslims shy away from because it is uncomfortable to tackle an issue that...

Before you say ‘I do’

When Parents Don’t Approve

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Source : ‘When Parents Don’t Approve.’ Getting Married Parental disapproval of their adult child’s mate selection is a big problem for the fictional ‘Ali and Khan families. Mrs. ‘Ali...

Family life

The In-Laws

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I distinctly remember before getting married, I was willing to put up with anything, except living with in-laws.  It seems selfish and harsh, but that was the case, as it...

Family life

Advice to the Daughter-in Law

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We often hear of problems that occur between women and their mothers in-law. There are many factors that contribute to the bitter relationship that some women have with their mothers in-law;...