The word “Hajab”, translated as “Veil” or “Covering”, is understood to be the garment of righteousness, that the believing men and women wear, to protect themselves from the temptations, and suggestions of the side of unholiness.
I’ve been presenting a weekly series that follows the book Answering Jihad: A Better Way Forward, by Nabeel Qureshi. (A new post each Friday.) I had entertained the thought of meeting Qureshi some day. 773 more words
The Arabic term for heart is قلب (Qalb), which means to change. When we study tajweed, we learn that when we change the sound of one letter into another letter it is called اقلاب (Iqlab). 384 more words