Tag Archives: Filipino Muslimah

Hijab drill

I will have a lifetime of mixed feelings about wearing it but I am confident I will remain steadfast in my decisions as I have been blessed by Allah with inner strength. I should not be afraid of what people … Continue reading

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Telling my siblings… and then the world

Alhamdulillah! I have managed to tell my brothers, their wives, and my sisters. They are very happy for me. Mia has been seeing me pray. She seems okay with it. I havent told my parents yet. I am so sure … Continue reading

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Hijabi’s Manila Tour

Guess what! I went from home to Manila and back wearing hijab. 🙂 It felt sooooooooooo right! At the train stations and on the trains I would notice some people looking at me or hesitating stand or sit near me. … Continue reading

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Search for a Prayer Mat and a Qibla Finder

It has been weeks since I’ve reverted. Although I have been fine praying on clean floor and I’ve managed to locate the direction facing the Qibla, I thought it would still be nice to get myself a prayer mat and … Continue reading

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Muslim women are the least oppressed and the most liberated

The first people who knew about my intention to revert to Islam are my closest friends, my brother Art, and my sister Lorraine. I am so sure this question has crossed their minds, “Why does she want to be in … Continue reading

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Why I cleaned my online profiles

I have spent half my morning, limiting my friends’ access to my photos and posts on my online profiles. I have also deleted some photos that are non Islamic: photos with cocktail glasses in my hand, boys, short skimpy dresses, … Continue reading

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Healing a broken heart in Islam

Bismillah Ir-rahman Ir-rahim I see You, O Allah, in all my hurt. This I experience out of Your wisdom. Everything you give is good for me. Thank you, O Allah. I am patient. I am steadfast in my faith in … Continue reading

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