The Testimony of Faith (Shahada)

Before I converted (or reverted) to Islam, there were many things that I didn’t know about the religion. Islam is very much a way of life. Undoubtedly, there were many things that I needed to change; my habits, my daily routines, my meals. The list goes on. But every step I take towards this change…

The reason behind my name; Khayyira

When I was sure that I wanted to live my life as a Muslim, my next thought was if I was going to change my name. As a Mualaf, it is not necessary to take on a Muslim name, but I believe that a name builds character. A name helps identify a person. There is…