Managing A Bad Mood

Managing A Bad Mood

IT BEGINS LIKE any other day. You awaken at dawn for Fajr Salah, and then continue with your morning ritual of preparing for school…

Nurturing Self-Esteem

WHILE GIVING OVER the local masjid’s community newsletter one Friday afternoon after Jumuah, I came across an article praising the impressive accomplishments of a…

Maintaining a Sense of Humor

“Our sense of humor is how we view and approach life. We can be sincere about life without taking it all so seriously. Humor provides a much-needed cushion amid life’s hard knocks. We use it to laugh about our mistakes and pain. By adopting an easy-going approach to life and learning to laugh at ourselves, we openly reveal our humanness and flaws. Others are able to relate to us. Laughing during some of our most difficult moments can often help dissolve some of the discomfort, making things just a little more bearable.”