Author: Hameedah OJ

Know Islam, Know Paradise

THE TALE OF A HAND by Hameedah OJ

  Above other hands was the hand that gave In no specific culture or tradition, The hand that received was always below Ready to collect whatever is dropped By the giving hand The giving hand always had more to give The receiving hand was always open to get A twist of fate has caused a…
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October 6, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS ON KNOWISLAM.COM.NG Episode 10

  It was on Monday, 16th of April, 2018 when my Uncle and I went to NABTEB office to collect my long awaited original NABTEB certificate. As usual, I was dressed in my full hijab (Hijab+Niqab+Socks+Hand gloves). On reaching there, my Uncle happened to know the Secretary of the board and they greeted and embraced…
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October 6, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS on knowislam.com.ng Episode 9

Don’t force your kids to wear the hijab. Let them not wear it because they are scared of you. Let them wear it because they’ve seen the beauty in it. Let them wear it for Allah. Had my parents forced me to wear the hijab, I would have taken it off a long time ago.…
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September 29, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS on knowislam.com.ng Episode 8

As much as there are haters of the hijab, there are those who love it. The more the call to ban the hijab grows, the more people also wake up to embrace the hijab and the more there are those who go against its ban. Just few days into the month of August 2018, a…
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September 21, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS on knowislam.com.ng Episode 7

… The problem started during the second week I resumed school. I lived in the school hostel and in my  block, we were just two Muslims, the rest were Christians. Every morning, their worship and praise songs won’t let us rest. I tried to caution them, but no one listened. So, I decided to ignore…
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September 20, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS on Knowislam.com.ng Episode 6

It’s not long since I started to work in an inpatient unit at a hospital. I finished my duty for the day and it was time to head home. So, I made my way down one of the corridors when a woman came out of her room , saw me walking towards her direction and…
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September 15, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS on knowislam.com.ng Episode 5

Prior to my putme at FUTA that same year, we had gone for that of University of medical science, Ondo State. It was the first post UTME of the school. The payment and registration were to be done at the state. One of those younger sisters had an uncle in the state who helped the…
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September 11, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS on knowislam.com.ng Episode 4

  I was an intern nurse at a  children emergency center and  I was assigned to the nurses station in the ward on a beautiful afternoon. Not long into the shift, a man came to the nurses station, apparently in need of attention for his sick child. He called out for a nurse and I…
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September 9, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS on knowislam.com.ng Episode 3

The life of a Muslim should solely be for the purpose of pleasing Allah. Everything a Muslim does should be to serve the Ummah. As a Muslimah, since childhood, I have always wanted and prayed to become a medical doctor. Towards achieving this, I always worked hard. One admission year, three of my area younger…
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September 2, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS on knowislam.com.ng Episode 2

An Australian niqabi woman shared a video telling how she reacted to hate with love and good character after a woman insulted her in a mall while she was shopping. “… Whilst I was shopping, this lady actually asked me to get out that ‘how could you ever be allowed in this place with this…
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