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Is Perfume Halal? - The story of Perfumes that were titled Halal

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Is Perfume Halal? - The story of Perfumes that were titled Halal

Attar contains 100% fragrant oil concentrate, whereas perfumes contain 30-70% fragrant oil concentrate - depending on the brand producing, aqua and alcohol. The question that arises here is, with alcohol being present, does the perfume still be a permissible commodity under the Islamic faith? Is this alcohol consumable? Is it the same intoxicant available that we typically find in liquor stores?

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How to Make Your Own Shoe Pourri - The DIY Edition

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How to Make Your Own Shoe Pourri - The DIY Edition
Poo-pourri or shoe pourri means a fragrant blend made using essential oils that can help get rid of unpleasant odours from the bathroom/restroom and shoes respectively. After much research and experiments, here I present to you a recipe so sleek, you will love to steal it right away. All you need is a few essential ingredients and a DIY mood. Let's get started!

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ATTAR IS SUNNAH

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ATTAR IS SUNNAH
A true Muslim keeps his clothes, body and mind clean at all times. There are many Hadiths in the Quran that talk about the importance of cleanliness. 

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WOMEN: THE DIVINE FORM OF MAYA

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WOMEN: THE DIVINE FORM OF MAYA
Woman! - Daughter, Wife, Mother, Girlfriend, Sister, Daughter-In-Law, Aunt, Lover, Niece, Friend, Colleague, Boss, Assistant, Business-woman, Chef, Cleaner, Housekeeper, Housewife, ; Today is all about celebrating the feminine energy and female power. It is about celebrating the divinity of Maya. Maya, in Sanskrit means Magic or Illusion, in Hebrew means Water. The obvious question here will be, how is a woman a form of Maya? That’s a good question. 

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THE ART OF BURNING BUKHOOR / Dhoop / Oudh

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THE ART OF BURNING BUKHOOR / Dhoop / Oudh
Thankfully there is no huge complex multi-step process needed for you to turn a fragrance winner at any occasion. Bukhoor has 3 ways in which it can be burnt

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