Tag Archive for: culture

Reader on Parents Rejecting Suitors for Marriage

In the name of Allah, the Most Merciful, the Most Compassionate Allah's…

Is It Disliked to Call a Husband by His Name?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I know that it is…

Should My Parents Sit Outside the Door While I Consummate My Marriage?

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I have been engaged…

How Can I Convince My Parents to Accept My Desired Spouse From a “lower caste?”

Answered by Ustadha Shazia Ahmad Question I told my parents…

Can Muslim Women Wear Tight Jeans and Tight Dresses at Home?

Question: We aren't allowed to wear clothes that are similar…
Culture in Islam

The Position of Culture in Islam – Dr Umar Faruq Abd-Allah

Is Islam and the culture mutually exclusive? Or can Islam enrich…
Four Valuable Practices of the Prophet

Spiritual Artists, Social Media and Third Spaces: An Interview with Mustafa Davis

In this wide-ranging conversation, acclaimed photographer, filmmaker…

My Parents Disagree With My Choice of Spouse. What Do I Do?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I…
Ethics of Healing

Ethics of Healing – Dr. Ingrid Mattson

We need to step back and look at our community holistically and…
Muslim identity

Are Culture and Religion Mutually Exclusive? Dr. Umar Faruq Abd-Allah (3-part series)

What is the connection between religion and culture? What does…