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Finding Peace through "The Comforter"

Article reproduced with permission from MentalHealth4Muslims by Hosai Mojaddidi We all are familiar with the 99 names of God, but many are not aware that the Prophet (peace be upon him) had over a hundred names. The Qur’an actually lists 77 explicitly and 121 in total if you include verbs. The hadith and other ancient […]

When Love is Not Enough: Reassessing Marriage in the Muslim Community – Mental Health 4 Muslims Blog

When Love is Not Enough: Reassessing Marriage in the Muslim Community – Mental Health 4 Muslims February 29, 2012 By Hosai Mojaddidi & Dr. Nafisa Sekandari *This article is adapted from a presentation Sr. Hosai Mojaddidi prepared for the Grand Mawlid event, held February 5th, 2012 in Santa Clara, California. According to a Soundvision survey conducted in 2010: “If […]

Muslim Women: Can’t We All Just Get Along? – Sr. Hosai Mojaddidi

Muslim Women: Can’t We All Just Get Along? By Hosai Mojaddidi I’ve been wearing hijab for almost 16 years alhamdulillah, but I’ll be the first to say I didn’t always look “modest”. In fact, like most women, hijabi or otherwise, I’ve been through many phases trying to find my own personal style and getting comfortable […]

10 Ways to Avoid Marrying the Wrong Person! – MentalHealth4Muslims Blog

10 Ways to Avoid Marrying the Wrong Person! By N.S. & H.M.   There is a right way and a wrong way to get to know someone for marriage.  The wrong way is to get caught up in the excitement and nuance of a budding relationship and in the process completely forget to ask the critical […]