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Dealing with Tribulations Productively: A Change in Perspective

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Dealing with Tribulations Productively: A Change in Perspective - Productive Muslim
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Among the most beautiful and soothing ayaat of the Qur’an for many of us are the ones in Surah Ash-Sharh:

For indeed, with hardship [will be] ease. Indeed, with hardship [will be] ease. [Qur’an: Chapter 94, Verses 5–6]

Many people love to recite those verses, but few capture the wisdom in them.

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The Healing Power of Prayer

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The Healing Power of Prayer - Productive Muslim

In times of hardship, pain and loss, many of us attempt to find solutions in the very dunya that caused that calamity to befall us in the first place. We search for temporary comforts in people and worldly objects, all of which have the potential to break us again. Some of us find relief in medication and counselling, some surround themselves with sympathetic ears and some simply lose hope and derail from the path of Islam. However, Allah subḥānahu wa ta'āla (glorified and exalted be He) has provided us with the best tool of all: Prayer.

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5 Top Tips for Productive Muslimah Outings

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5 Top Tips for Productive Muslimah Outings | Productive Muslim
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Outings are a fun way to get out of the bustle of life, relax and connect with fellow Muslimahs – meeting our girlfriends, eating good food, swapping stories and the latest updates of our personal lives. Although these outings can be fun, they can also be a source of sins. Here are some tips on how we can make them enjoyable and productive too!

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Productive Muslimah Pregnancy Diaries: Second Trimester

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Productive Muslimah Pregnancy Diaries : Second Trimester | Productive MuslimAlmighty Allah subḥānahu wa ta'āla (glorified and exalted be He) has bestowed upon married women the gift of pregnancy and nurturing a child within us to increase the Ummah. I would like to start off by congratulating all mums to be and wish you all a happy and blessed pregnancy! So here it is: the second instalment to the pregnancy diaries that will take you through all the trimesters right until the much-anticipated D-Day (the birth)!

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Productive Muslimah Pregnancy Diaries: First Trimester

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Productive Muslimah Pregnancy Diaries: First Trimester | Productive Muslim
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Almighty Allah subḥānahu wa ta'āla (glorified and exalted be He) has bestowed upon married women the gift of pregnancy and nurturing a child within us to increase the Ummah. Since finding out about my surprise pregnancy, I’d like to share with you my pregnancy diaries! I hope it will provide an insight into the highs, lows and emotions that we all may feel during this blessed time, in sha Allah. I would like to start off by congratulating all mums to be and wish you all a happy and blessed pregnancy! So here it is – the pregnancy diaries that will take you through all the trimesters right until the much-anticipated D-Day (the birth)!

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