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What does success look like in the eyes of Allah?

Reflections: Redefining success? By Halimat Shode With just over a month until Ramadan 2017 begins, the month of fasting and spiritual activity to draw closer to our Lord cannot be underestimated. It is a chance for renewal without waiting for the end of the year to approach us once again. It is also a chance…

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Summer treats…

Summers creeping in so we thought we’d get the garden parties started with these beautiful summer shop stoppers! What does success look like in the eyes of Allah? MEET MODESTOLOGIE: THE ECO-FRIENDLY BRAND THAT HAS A CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN! PICK OF THE WEEK HURRY, THE LATEST LIMITED EDITION BEAUTY RELEASES #BeingBlackandMuslim in photos by Bobby Rogers…

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Meet the couple making Islam accessible to the blind.

Wife & Husband Yadira and Nadir Making The Quran in Braille Accessible To The Blind Community One Dot At A Time Husband and wife duo Yadira and Nadir set up Islam by touch as a means to help blind people access Islamic literature through braille. Yadira was born with glaucoma and raised as a Catholic where…

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Refresh your desk and optimise the way you work

With exam season looming for those in education, and working from home becoming more prevalent than ever, our desks are due to see a lot more of us. A few simple tricks and twists can be used to make your desk space more enjoyable to use and reduce the burden of having to work there.…

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You can be Muslim & a feminist. Yeah I said it.

I’m going to express an opinion that might not sit well with some, but here it goes anyway. I’ve heard countless times this year that being a Muslim is not compatible with being a ‘feminist’ and the reason for this is that Islam is empowering enough. I don’t disagree with that at all, truly Islam…

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Network marketing. A pyramid scheme or an empowering business model?

Yesterday the story about two Muslim brothers, Moyn and Monir Islam,  and their Network Marketing scheme was spotlighted by the Mirror. The two brothers had abandoned previous venture OneCoin, a digital currency to then launch their network marketing wearables business.   Network marketing, multilevel marketing, get rich schemes, pyramid schemes, build a business from home…

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60 days till ramadan – Get your ramadan planner now !

Can you believe there are less than 60 days till Ramadan! We are absolutely loving the Ramadan planner that Stori Dori and SISTERS magazine have launched.  Stori Dori and SISTERS Magazine have teamed up to craft an inspiring, straightforward companion to help you achieve your best Ramadan yet. Daily planning Motivational prompts Vision board Focus…

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