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"Tips on How to Survive a Busy Life and How to Stay Productive"

If you are reading this I’m sure you are that person who is always trying to rush in order to complete daily tasks. You are that person who doesn’t know how to manage their schedule to get things done on time. You are that person who has a long to-do list, but doesn’t know how to organize their time properly. And most important, you are that person who wants to stay productive, but doesn’t know how! That's who I used to be until one day I realized that I wouldn’t be able to keep up if I make a change. I knew I must find a way where I would be more productive and feel energized throughout the day. Therefore, I made a...

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"The Virtue of Positive Thinking"

Assalam Aleikum wa rahmatulahi wa barakatu, This is our first Q/A Blog Post with questions coming from you, our dear followers. In the future, I will be happy to answer any questions you have about any topic you are interested in if it's familiar to me as well as giving you a proper advice if I can. Kindly note that I am not an Islamic scholar, but because my religion is my passion, this is something I try to read about a lot, so I will try to help you as much as I could! In other cases, I will be honest and tell you that I am not familiar with a topic  :) So, let's begin! Question: "What is the virtue of positive thinking in our faith? And how...

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"Why to Belive in Life After Death?"

You wonder why I picked this topic? Well, recently I’ve been asked from my non-Muslim friend why I care so much about dressing modestly outside the house and wear the headscarf? Why do I pray so often when I can do it only when something bad happens? Why do I have to live such a pious life and miss all the fun when (she thinks) you live just once? Why I can’t be normal, like others? Why do I have to be so strict in my worship to God? etc... That’s a lot of questions, right? But some of them have truly touched me, and maybe somewhat upset me. I think it extremely important for us, as Muslims, to know how to answer those...

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"Anger Management, or How to Control Yourself"

"Who spend [in the cause of Allah] during ease and hardship and who restrain anger and who pardon the people - and Allah loves the doers of good" Holy Quran 3:134 From this ayat we see that Allah is instructing us to forgive the people, to do good to people even if they wronged us, to be kind to people even if we think they don't deserve it. Allah is telling us to control our emotions and to show the best of our character. Sometimes we find ourselves in situations where we get angry, bad tampered, irritated. We might find ourselves in situations where we cannot control our emotions and therefore we unintentionally hurt others. Or maybe we are in a situation where someone...

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"My Path, My Story"

Assalam Aleikum and Hello everyone! My name is Alina B. and I am the founder of the Hijab City, scraves/hijabs and accessories brand. I think that in order to run any type of business you have to be a person that people could trust. Since online business does not always involve direct interaction between owner and customer, I find it essential to have some kind of interaction by sharing my stories and thoughts with you through blogging. That way you could get to know me better as a real person. In this blog post I want to share with you the most important life event that changed me from who I was to who I am today. I was born...

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