Why are many professional wome...

Answered by Mohamed Rida Beshir

Why are many professional women over age 30 not married? Are marriages failing because women nowadays are less obedient than in the past? If a man can marry someone from “back home,” shouldn’t women here be more compromising, since they have less choice?

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Celebrating Holidays in Wester...

Answered by Ekram Beshir and Mohamed Rida Beshir

We live in North America. This culture is completely different from Islamic culture. For example, people here celebrate several holidays, such as Halloween at the end of October, Thanksgiving towards the end of November, Christmas towards ...

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After marriage, is the wife li...

Answered by Mohamed Rida Beshir and Ekram Beshir

Is it possible that, in Islam, the rights of women after marriage would be limited to just food and clothing?

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Dealing with Islamophobia

Answered by Mohamed Rida Beshir and Ekram Beshir

These days, in which Muslims are the object of suspicion, especially here in the U.S., how can we convince our children that racism and prejudice are wrong, particularly when they hear insults and bad things about Muslims at school?

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Celebrating Birthdays

Answered by Mohamed Rida Beshir and Ekram Beshir

My husband and I are always arguing about celebrating our child’s birthday. He says there is nothing wrong with it, while I think birthdays should not be celebrated. After all, wouldn’t celebrating birthdays be a blind imitation of a Western tradition? Can you ...

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Married to a Non-Muslim

Answered by Mohamed Rida Beshir and Ekram Beshir

Our brother is married to a non-Muslim woman. He is not paying much attention to Islam or an Islamic education for his children. We are concerned about their future in North America if they do not receive clear guidance from their father regarding Islamic faith ...

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