Silly things I’ve heard since I converted:
“I know that you’re Muslim now, but that doesn’t have to encompass your whole life.”
“So do you hate Jews now?”
“You’re not gonna marry a terrorist, are you?”
“I’ve heard that Muslims don’t bathe, is that true?”
A Muslim does not belittle the tragedy or hardship of any human being. Nor does his tending to one tragedy mean that he is neglectful of another.
The Prophet (salAllahu alayhi wa salam) was greatly moved by the death of a woman from “the other side” and even the eggs of a bird on the days of battles in which his most beloved companions were lost.
A believers heart should be broad enough to care for the lives of people everywhere.
this old white dude when I was working retail
asked how I make my hijab change colours
Narrated Abu Mas’ud Al Ansari (radhiAllahu ‘anhu):
The Prophet (sallAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “If one recites the last two Verses of Surat-al-Baqara at night, it is sufficient for him (for that