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Hajj Prep 2019

  As salamu alaykum, May peace and blessings be with you. As the days of Dhul Hijjah draw upon us, many of us will be preparing for Hajj. For most of us, this will be our first time, and you're probably feeling all sorts of emotions! So where do I start? What do I bring? What do I do? Am I ready?   It can be overwhelming, and you're not alone. I have compiled a list to help myself and you to prepare and get organized! Let’s get started!  1. NIYAH! Being called for Hajj is an invitation from Allah (swt), it's a great honour and it's always good to keep our intentions pure.  Always check-in with your Niyah (intention) and ensure your...

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The Last Ten Days of Ramadan and Duas!

Alhamdullilah, we’ve made it to the last ten days of Ramadan. We’re searching for that special night, laylatul Qadr, a night that is better than 1000 months. The most valuable night for Muslims. What have you prepared and do you know what you’re going to ask Allah (swt) ? I’ve prepared a list of some of my favourite prayers just for you, but before I share that I want to tell you a bit of Laylatul Qadr and what we should be asking for in our duas.  Laylatul is an unusual night where our duas are miraculously answered. On this night, there are more angels on earth than there are pebbles or grains of sand. Allah (swt) relieves the angels...

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Welcome to Honey Hijabs!

Salams gorgeous!Peace, mercy and blessings of God be upon you. Welcome to my humble hijab haven, where I hope to share my experiences, favourites and everything in between with you lovelies. I started Honey Hijabs almost a year ago, with a case of jewels and a few hijabs, sewing away at night and working as a primary teacher during the day. I have always been obsessed with making things pretty (and education!), and my hijab was no exception. I have been wearing the hijab for as long as I can remember, and it's an important part of my identity. I could never find a hijab that reflected my personality, except through colours and fabric. But I wanted more, I wanted...

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