The Hijabi

Mar

16

Hijab Matters

European Court rules employees may be banned for wearing hijab ...

European Court of Justice has just ruled that employers may ban employees who wear visible religious, political and philosophical symbols such as hijab. This is in joint judgment given to cases of two women from France and Belgium, who were ...

Feb

26

The Hijabi

Muslim Girl x The Scene: What You Should Know About ...

Muslim women always face questions that makes us dumbfounded. And most of the time, we have to correct the misconceptions thrown at us. Muslim Girl and The Scene collaborated for this timely video on things Muslim girls usually encounter in ...

Feb

01

The Hijabi

Walk A Day in My Hijab | World Hijab Day

“Did your father impose that thing on you?” “Do you sleep in that?” Some would ask me as soon as we started acquainting. Perhaps my pastel pink chiffon hijab was too cute to go unnoticed. In the eyes of others, ...

May

26

My Hijab StoryThe Revert

Sitti Shahara: A Revert Story

Sitti Shahara is a revert who embraced Islam through the proclamation of my faith to Allah SWT, on March 14, 2015. Prior to the decision of reverting to Islam, she personally took actions to understand or have a glimpse on what ...

Apr

06

Super MuslimahsThe Niqabi

Excellence Beyond the Niqab: An Interview with Western Mindanao State ...

“Being a niqabi in a university where there is free mixing of men and women was tough, but Alhamdulillah, Allah always provides a way out.” – Shalaine Tatu It has been months since we featured an inspiring muslimah. Alhamdulillah, we ...

Apr

03

Inspirational StoriesMarriageSuper Muslimahs

Motherhood: The Best Job in the World

When I gave birth to my little angel and held his adorable tiny body in my arms for the very first time, I wished…I deeply wished that someone would have told me how incredibly inconceivably rewarding the journey of motherhood is. ...

Feb

11

My Hijab StorySuper Muslimahs

TV Reporter Raiza Dapilin on Hijab and Empowerment

The first time I saw Raiza, I was walking towards our dinner table at the poolside restaurant in Marco Polo Plaza, Cebu City. I literally was stopped on my tracks because I thought that I was seeing our very own ...

Feb

01

The Hijabi

Celebrating the Beauty of the Hijab with World Hijab Day

The image of the hijab means a lot of things to many different people. But what does it really mean, to the millions of women who wear the hijab every day, all over the world? With just that thought, the ...

Jan

18

Super MuslimahsThe Hijabi

The Contemporary Muslim Filipina

“Muslim women are oppressed by her faith and her [Islamic] nation.” ~­ Lauren Rankin Muslim Filipinas are not excused from what the text on the left says. Living in the Muslim­-dense Mindanao or in Christian-­dominated Luzon and Visayas has been one ...

Jan

07

Personal DevelopmentThe Hijabi

Dealing with Bipolar Disorder

After years of telling myself to shut up because i’m too afraid of being judged and of what people might say, I am learning to get my voice back. I want to tell you my story, what it’s like to ...