Tag: muslim women

Breaking Cultural Barriers, One Word at a Time

If I could describe Nazhah Khawaja, I would say that if you are a woman, she is standing up for YOU. I was just speaking to my cousin the other day about how we need a South Asian author who publishes a book about cultural barriers, that we felt it needed to be broken. When it comes to Islam, there are so many spiritual/religious rights for women, but a culture with a patriarchal society puts a barrier up against it. Nazhah found her own way of breaking that barrier in both her personal life and in the publishing industry. For her bravery, my cousin and I applaud her as she did something we have been struggling to do…speaking openly about these cultural barriers or patriarchal society. Nazhah is a single mother and a author of a fictitious story based on realistic and relatable issues entitled, “The Other Side of Life.” Here is her inspiring story:

Summer Blooms

Floral patterns are Classic and timeless. Not to mention, they can be worn formally or…

7 SHADES OF SEGREGATION

7 SHADES OF SEGREGATION

Ever been to a wedding or Islamic event only to arrive completely disappointed at the…

Stay Home Wifey

“A woman shouldn’t work!” is what you hear a lot from some Muslim men. The truth…