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Jan10

The secrets to appreciating your spouse

By: Shaykh Abdul Hamid Is`haq Saheb Source: Jamiatul Ulama Generally, husbands and wives take each other for granted; to the extent of being off-hand in speech, insensitive of the other’s feelings and ungrateful for whatever kindness the other does. Sadly, today, we are so proud that we cannot even say “JazakAllah khayran” to the wife (or to the husband) – when some kindness is shown. Whilst we choose not to recognise the favours of the spouse, we are very quick to identify the shortcomings and failings of the spouse. Often, our fights stem from pride and from both sides, there is unwillingness to acknowledge when in the wrong or seek forgiveness. Many couples behave like little children...

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Jan09

10 tips to keep intimacy alive and well in marriage

By: Mahasin D. Shamsid-Deen Source: Jamiatul Ulama After intimate contact, couples need to take time to savor the closeness they feel in that moment. Intimacy between married couples starts slowly and deepens over time with kindness and understanding.  Below are ten tips for a healthy intimate relationship with your spouse. 1. Kiss There are many ways to kiss a spouse and no reason not to do so. It is a wonderful expression of affection and attraction and is from the Sunnah. So kiss as often as you like and in ways that are mutually enjoyable. Don’t neglect kissing as unimportant. 2. Look, speak, and touch each other gently A kind expression; whispered words that express...

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Jan06

The wonders of olive oil

By: HealthyMuslim.com Source: HealthyMuslim.com Ibn al-Qayyim described the benefits of olive oil in his Prophetic Medicine. He said that the characteristics of olive oil corresponded to the type of olives from which it came; oil pressed from ripe olives was the better than oil from unripe olives. He also said that the older the oil, the more effective it was, and when olive oil was more beneficial when it was pressed with water. Ibn al-Qayyim mentioned that all types of olive oil could soften the skin and delay whitening of the hair. He also said that the benefits of olive oil were many times greater than have been mentioned. He gave some Prophetic Hadith on the benefits of using olive...

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