marriage Tag Archive

Oh, All the Kitchens You Will See

Mariam Vakani
Jan 3 · 10 min read

There are many things being a girl has taught me. I have learnt, in the past sixteen years, how to make compelling conversation, how to...

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Unrequited Love

Bismah Ikram
Dec 23, 2016 · 10 min read

I ran through the doors, leaving behind startled nurses and doctors. “Where’s the emergency room? Where is he?” I shouted....

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Where’s the Baby?

Gibran Ali
Oct 10, 2016 · 6 min read

This piece has been co-authored by my wife, Safa Munim. The questions began just a few weeks into our marriage. Whenever I attended the...

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One Month In

Jawaad Ahmad Khan
May 28, 2015 · 5 min read

I don’t know if you should forgive me. He doesn’t dare say it out loud, but he’s thinking it. He sits on the floor next...

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The Polygamy Game

Adnan Samma
Adnan Samma
Apr 2, 2015 · 2 min read

Unfair as thy fate might seem Through the distress of circumstances seen Comes hope, the mistress that does not deem And faith, the wife...

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11 Tips to Consider When Proposing for Marriage

Arif Kabir
Jan 20, 2015 · 13 min read

A couple of years ago, I was finishing college and beginning to seriously consider marriage. Like many others, I wasn’t sure how to...

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Trust and Loyalty

Aamir Shamsi
Mar 11, 2013 · 5 min read

Nikah is the legal binding of a man and a woman in marriage. This relationship leaves deep impressions in the social life of the partners...

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Labyrinth of the Lovestruck

Hanaa
Mar 16, 2012 · 4 min read

It’s quaint, old-fashioned. Almost like a rite of passage, I suppose, to have this insatiable need for the “fairytale ending,” the...

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Divine GPS: Istikharah

Abd Al-Baasit Khan
Oct 18, 2009 · 5 min read

Shaykh Hossam (who taught at the Islamic University of Madinah for over 10 years, has received many Ijaazaat, and is a senior scholar) has...

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Sailing Hearts and Ailing Hearts

MYM Guests
MYM Guests
Aug 1, 2009 · 4 min read

By Ayman Nassar First of all, I thank my younger brothers for inviting me to write this youthful post. It’s a bounty from Allah that...

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