Who Should the Muslim Women Look Up to?

We live in the times where a Muslim woman is being constantly questioned about her choices, and challenged to raise or lower her status. She is being questioned for her choice to cover up or her choice to not do so. If she is covering, then she probably considers...

Cultivating Positive Child Behaviour

Dr. Naseeruddin Mahmood (consultant Pediatrician and Neonatologist) helps us to understand the strategy of time-out and ways of encouraging toddlers to share Time-out If your child is acting up, the best way to remove him from what he is doing is giving him some quiet...

Role Reversal

By an appreciative mother-in-law I must share, how fortunate I am to have a wonderful daughter-in-law. Alhumdullilah! I know that it sounds unbelievable, but it is true. No, she is not retarded. Actually, she is a warm and caring girl, just the way she was, when I...

What are we sowing?

Muhammad Al Shareef brings home a simple law of nature that can neither be neglected nor hastened, if we want the fruit to be sweet and ripe We reap what we plant. In a far away land, a long time ago, a boy was born blind. His widowed mother – the good Muslimah...

Mother – Our Door to Paradise

By Umm Isam and Muhammad Al Shareef When my brother learnt about his bosses’ mother’s sad demise, he went to pay his condolences to him. His boss, a director of a multinational corporation established in the UAE, explained helplessly: “I can’t...