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Let’s talk about Sex….or can’t we?

Our pious Muslim predecessors had healthy, supportive discussion of sexual relations within marriage, and it’s about time that we get back on the trodden path.

MuslimVillage’s Raidah Shah-Idil chats exclusively with up-and-coming Muslim fashion designer Amalina Aman on her clothing label, dreams and inspirations…

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MuslimVillage’s Raidah Shah Idil interviewed Dr Bahfen, a lecturer at the journalism program at RMIT. Learn more about Dr Bahfen’s experience as a Muslim woman who balances faith, academia, and marriage.

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Although most Muslims might be shocked to find out or admit, just like the wider community, the Muslim community has men and women who struggle with drug and alcohol addictions. Sadly the Muslim community has not been spared from these soul and society destructive addictions. A new initiative, Hayat House, has been launched in Sydney and is looking at providing a Muslim sensitive solution to these life destroying addictions.

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Muslims living in the west have to cope with the stress and struggles in their day-to-day life just like everyone else. When it becomes overbearing for some they now have the choice to seek professional and spiritual help from Muslim psychologists. Muslim psychologists can assist by providing professional help with Islam as it’s focus.

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Imagine this – twelve Muslim girls are having dinner at a local Thai restaurant. They hear something clatter outside their private booth, and wonder why a spoon is on the floor. Shortly after, a bearded man in Adidas track pants appears, pulls back the curtain and says, “Sisters, put your voices down.”

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What’s the first thing you associate with the word “Muslim”? What about “Muslim community?” Odds are, it’s not something positive. Many Muslims today suffer from a defeated mentality. Instead of longing to visit Damascus or Istanbul, many of us would rather visit the bright lights of New York or the cafes of Paris. That’s where all the fashion, glamour and art are, we tell ourselves.

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For all the educated Muslim women out there who are still single, let me introduce a (not-so) revolutionary idea: Marry down. That’s right, you heard me. Marry down. You know your ideal husband? That tall, dark and handsome university-educated professional who is also an ‘alim with a fully-furnished house, expensive car, and who, by the way, makes awesome cheesecake? He doesn’t exist. (Well, if he does, he’s probably married. To one of your friends. And I don’t encourage polygyny.)

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We already have enough biased media coverage to keep the average Australian wary of Muslims. After this episode, we have even more firewood to feed the flames of xenophobia. Who needs enemies?

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To every sister who has been outraged by misogyny, this article is for you. Sisters, be empowered by the example of our Mother Khadijah. She was a very discerning woman who knew her worth. We’ve all heard it before. Nobody will marry you because you’re old.

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