6waystosupportawidow

6 Ways to Support a Widow

Written by: Asmaa Hussein       Most women dream of growing old with their husbands – […]

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whatisiddah

What is ‘Iddah?

Written by: Na’ima B. Robert   The literal meaning of Iddah is “to keep count”. In Islamic […]

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requiemofamarriage

Requiem of a Marriage: Struggling With Divorce

Written by: Zainab bint Younus     Divorce is a hard word to say – sometimes it’s […]

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mykhulmyfreedom

My Khul’, My Freedom

Written by: Zainab bint Younus     Almost three years ago today, I fought for my right […]

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8waystocopewithdivorcethroughworship

8 Ways to Cope with Divorce Through Worship

Written By: Annie Ahmad   This world and everything in it and outside of it is in […]

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3misconceptoinsaboutiddah

3 Misconceptions about ‘Iddah

Although commonly found in Muslim cultures, the following three rules are NOT authentic rules for the ‘iddah. […]

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whentruelovecomestwice

When True Love Comes Twice

When True Love Comes Twice   Zainab Bint Younus looks to the inspirations of the past and […]

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standingonyourowntwofeet

Standing on Your Own Two Feet as a Single Mum

Written by: Annie Ahmad   Going through divorce means you’re no longer a part of a couple […]

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5rulesofiddah

5 Rules of ‘Iddah

From IslamQA.info It is narrated in the hadeeth that a recently widowed woman is not allowed to […]

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youdontneedaman

“You don’t need a man!”

Written by: Kaighla Um Dayo     Among some of the harsher things I heard when I divorced […]

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