Firstly, let me just address what I mean when I say hijab in the context of this article. I'm referring to the scarf that Muslim women wear on their heads and use to cover their chests. Hijab is a hot topic amongst the Muslim and non-Muslim communities. Whether it's Muslims debating over what [...]
introducing the unlocking series Following on from my “5 Thoughts on Becoming Muslim” article, I was speaking to a friend of mine who reverted around 6 months ago about how she’s finding the deen so far. Based on her responses I decided to create the Unlocking Series. The Unlocking Series is an ongoing project, [...]
Bismillahir rahmanir raheem Revert to islam Every revert/ convert goes through transitional stages. As nice as it would be to take your shahadah and become an amazing Muslim (as most people seem to assume reverts do), it's not going to happen. I went through so many stages to get where I am today. I still have [...]
This article is for the soon to be reverts. The ones who have accepted Allah swt with the hearts but not yet with their tongues. You are forever in my duas because I was once you and now nearly 6 years on alhamdulillah I'm still part of the fasting growing family on the planet!
Laila from Mexico started asking “insolent” questions which led her to leave the Catholic faith at the young age of 13. She went from one Christian denomination to another always finding holes instead of answers. Later, she met a Muslim woman whom she thought was suffering from cancer and hiding her bald head with a scarf. She eventually converted to Islam when she was 17 years old and found patience and empathy in her new faith. Watch on to learn more about Laila’s conversion to Islam…