Category Archives: How to’s

Masjid at Market Market, Taguig City: Finally found it!

I have heard so much about the Masjid at MarketMarket from my Muslim foreign students. I had attempted several times to look for it but failed. When finally I found it yesterday, I realized that it is nearly impossible to … Continue reading

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How to go Hijabi Shopping in Quiapo Muslim Town

Reasonably priced abayas, long dresses, scarves, pins, etc. are very hard to find in Metro Manila. I expected to find them where I usually see a lot of Muslims: Maharlika Village, Sunshine Mall FTI, Greenhills Shopping Center, Makati Cinema Square, Divisoria, etc. I managed to … Continue reading

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How to get back closer to Allah and deal with sadness

After the death of my Grantie until very recently, my heart had not been sound. I was sulking… depressed. There was a time I was already delaying then missing my salah. Until that one day when I decided not to … Continue reading

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Dhikr: Remembering Allah

I only knew about dhikr on my 3rd month as a Muslimah when a sister at the masjid gave me her misbaha as a gift and taught me how to remember Allah with it. (Her name is Sister Fatimah, who … Continue reading

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How to pray Istikhara

If you need to seek guidance from Allah on a decision, it is a good idea to pray Istikhara. Jaabir ibn ‘Abd-Allaah al-Salami (may Allah be pleased with him) said that the The Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah … Continue reading

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How to Go to the Blue Mosque in Taguig City

The Blue Mosque in Taguig City is perhaps the most beautiful masjid I have ever visited in Metro Manila. It is designed by a well renowned Filipino architect, Angel Nakpil. The same man who designed the National Press Club in … Continue reading

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Understanding Salah

Salah is one of the 5 pillars of Islam. It is imperative that Muslims know how to correctly perform and completely understand the significance of movements or actions when performing salah. Sharing with you an embedded video of a lecture … Continue reading

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