The Sweet Pain of Love

I was sixteen then. She must be merely in her early twenties. I would see her daily on the college bus. A loner and extremely mysterious, she had something so special about her that I, despite my bubbly self, couldn’t help but notice her. Clad in black from head to toe, she used to uncover […]

Colours of Hijab

Zaynab Academy had the honour of hosting Hijab Day where women came together to share their hijab stories. We had entries from a variety of women of different backgrounds and experience. Here are some of the stories that were written. _________________________________ My name is Selma, I ́m German and was born and raised as an […]

Letting go

Open your heart and feel tranquility in your soul. Let that thought pass on don’t think! just feel the feeling of letting go. Listen closely a beautiful rose is whispering secrets, of the Secret Garden. Where Rumi (rah) used to be lost in love, forever drowning in pure white light. Look up at the sky the […]