Mental Health

October 2, 2022 3 mins

Can You Explain the Quranic Words of Ease Coming after Hardship?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question We believe there is ease after every hardship. Can a hardship last the whole life of a Muslim and ease be granted after death? Or is the ease promised for this world? I would appreciate it if you explain it as regards a female who finds it difficult to […]
September 16, 2022 2 mins

Should I Listen to My Counsellor and Reveal Past Sexual Abuse to My Parents?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question My elder brother sexually abused me a number of times when I was 13, and now my counselor suggested that I share it with my family because my brother needs to be confronted for his wrongs. Secondly, as we live in a joint family, it would be better to […]
August 28, 2022 3 mins

Can I Get Surgery to Make My Nose Beautiful?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question My nose has created complexes for me. I don’t like taking photos; it makes me uncomfortable when people look at me, and I avoid people staring at my side profile because I feel ugly. I sound like a dramatic teenager, but my nose has caused me angst. I suffer […]
August 14, 2022 2 mins

What If I Do Shirk and Die Right After?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question If I do shirk unknowingly and don’t ask forgiveness, and then I die soon after, is there a chance Allah will forgive me? I also have the same question if I committed a major sin. I already do repent a lot, but I’m scared that I will die after […]