Sunday Letter; Fashion, Food, Peace (July 18 to 24)

Portrait of young businesswoman with newspaper screaming in megaphone

 

7.20.16 FMW photo shoot (small)Photos of Fashionable Muslim Women Project in Seattle Will Be Ready Soon

Summary: More than 80 Muslim women posed in front a camera to show off their grace and beauty during the Eid al-Fitr celebration in Seattle. Their picture will be ready on July 28th  

 

Source: Goltune

 


 

7.21.16 Players at modest fashion (smal)Players at the Modest Fashion

Summary: There are many different players in the field of hijab fashion, and The Hindu wrote profiles on several models and designers in the scene.

Source: Hindu Time

 

 


 

7.19.16 Organization in Bengal Uses Social Media to Teach Islam to Women (small)

An Organization in Bengal Uses Social Media to Teach Islam to Women

Summary: An organization is using social media to teach women Islam in Bengal

Source: Indian Express

 

 


 

7.18.16 Photographer Depicts Hijab as an Empowering Tool in Her Photos (small)A Photographer Depicts Hijab as an Empowering Tool in Her Photos

Summary:  A photographer said she always felt powerful while wearing a hijab, and her new photography project, titled “Northern Yemen,” attempts to capture that.

Souce: Huffington Post

 


 

Maysoon (small)Can This Disabled, Muslim, Female Comic Save the RNC? She Sure Is Trying

It’s the one about the Muslim girl named Maysoon Zayid, from New Jersey, of all places, who’s a stand-up comic –well, “sit down,” really, because she’s got cerebral palsy.

Source: Fortune

 


 

Qandeel Balach (small)
On the Murder of Qandeel Baloch

Qandeel was murdered in cold blood by her own brother in the name of honor

Source: Alt Muslimah

 

 

 


 

Pakistan (small)Pakistan to pass law against honor killings in weeks: PM’s daughter

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan’s ruling party plans to pass long-delayed legislation against “honor killings” within weeks in the wake of the high-profile murder of an outspoken social media star, the daughter of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday.

Source: Reuter

 


 

7.22.16egg nut rolls (small)Egg Nut Roll ( Khageeneh)

Trying to impress your significant other or a friend with a twist on a familiar brunch? Take heart and treat them to these fragrant egg nut rolls.

Source: Goltune