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Posts tagged ‘Real life stories’

20
Oct

Why Islam? Sister Aminah Assilmi’s story

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

In the name of Allah, the Entirely Merciful [towards all mankind], the Especially Merciful [towards the believers]

As this blog is all about living the Muslim life, one of my goals- God willing- is to start posting more reversion stories to shed light on how so many people are choosing to live this beautiful way of life. Read more »

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15
Oct

A not-so-expected answer to my prayer!

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In the name of Allah, the Entirely Merciful [towards all mankind], the Especially Merciful [towards the believers]

“The following day was very important and I did not want anything to ruin my chances….”

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1
May

Muslim Inside And Out: My Hijaab Story

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*In this new mini-series a British sister shares the story of how she came to cover* Read more »

26
Oct

Special Post: A Tribute to My Mom

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On the blessed occasion of ‘Eid ul Adha I share this gem of a gift with you: a beautiful and inspiring video by brother Omar Suleiman.  May Allah s.w.t have mercy on his mom and raise her to the highest ranks of Al Firdous (the highest level of Paradise), ameen. Read more »

6
May

Answering the call in Africa

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When individuals hear and accept the message of truth, Al Islam, it is an emotional and beautiful experience for those who witness it as well as those who take part in it.  Read more »

20
Jan

Living the Muslim life in NYC Part II

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It’s been a while since I’ve been here, nearing a decade almost.

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18
Jan

Living the Muslim life in….NYC!

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***This may be the first of what becomes a featured series- ordinary men and women living the Muslim life the world over and telling you about it.  If you’ve ever wondered about the diversity of Islamic communities this one is for you :).  First up, a brother living up the Muslim life in NYC*** Read more »

20
Dec

I am sending you this email to ask, is it possible for Allah to accept me, in other words forgive me?

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Emotional, real-life story of repentance, of a sister who has since passed away. Read more »

11
Dec

I love him for the sake of Allah

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In this post I want to talk about someone who I love.  I don’t just love him, I love him dearly. Read more »

19
Nov

One day she stops and asks: “Why are you wearing this?” Part II

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***Continued from Part I which can be read here***

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