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Ghana
Kobe Subramaniam’s Photos of Eid al-Adha in Ghana are Incredible

Great news, everybody. The other day we dedicated a rich and fulfilling hour or so to clattering around Instagram on …

Fashion & Beauty
Fenty Beauty
Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty Makeup Line is Taking Over Instagram

Look, we know very well that you’ve heard all about Rihanna’s new makeup line, Fenty Beauty. For one …

Inspirational
Thousands Attend Book Festival at Mosul Library That was Destroyed by ISIS
Thousands Attend Book Festival at Mosul Library That was Destroyed …

A couple of months back we told you about the efforts to rebuild the library at the University of Mosul, …

Fashion & Beauty
Fashion Week
Revisiting Our Favourite Looks From London Fashion Week

Every year, in the latter half of September, designers, models, celebs, fangirls/boys, bloggers, PRs, burnouts, chancers and wannabes flood …

Food & Health
Halal Food
Halal Food Instagram Heroes #8 Makan Inda Beranti

Hey! You know what cuisine we haven’t really looked at in Halal Food Instagram Heroes? Southeast Asian cuisine. And …

Food & Health
Halal Girl
24 Hours Exploring the Manchester Food Scene With Halal Girl About …

Although London is one of the top halal foodie capitals in the world, Manchester almost takes the crown when it …

Bodega
Now is the Time for You to Follow Bodega Cats …

In New York City, locals call corner shops ‘bodegas’ thanks to the city’s historic hispanic communities. They’re pretty …

Education
freshers week
How to Make the Most of Freshers Week (Especially When …

Above: some fictional freshers tackle freshers week. Credit: Netflix. Freshers week is something that comes with a few connotations, and …

Art
Maaria Lohiya
We Love These Amazing Photos of the People of Palestine …

One of our favourite things to do when we’re otherwise doing nothing painstaking research is to recklessly click around …

Art
Riz Ahmed
Riz Ahmed Becomes the First Muslim to win an Acting Emmy

We have to confess, we did not stay up to watch the Emmys last night. For some reason, the nature …

Food & Health
Halal Hunt
Halal Food Instagram Heroes #7 Halal Hunt

We like to imagine there are people out there who dedicate their lives to finding the perfect burger. They skip …

Inspirational
Rock out to Voice of Baceprot, the Heavy Metal Hijabis Who SHRED
Rock out to Voice of Baceprot, the Heavy Metal Hijabis …

Sometimes you come across something on the net that makes you think, ‘hey, why did I not know about this??’ …

The Rohingya Crisis is a Stark Reminder of Our Shared Humanity
The Rohingya Crisis is a Stark Reminder of Our Shared Humanity

Over the past two weeks, we have watched with sadness the unfolding crisis in Myanmar. The country’s military is …

Tech
Three Muslim Start-Ups That are, as Tech People say, Disrupting …

Hey fellow millennials, you like tech right? You’re always swiping on the Snapchat and re-booting Facebook. Are you psyched …

Inspirational
Hijabi Ent
Super Woke and Ultra Cool Vloggers Hijabi Ent. are the …

Above: Hijabi Ent. in full flow. Seeing as you’re reading Ummahsonic it’s clear you use the internet which …

Fashion & Beauty
Project Runway
Meet Ayana Ife, The Hijabi Competing on the new Season …

We’re not gonna lie to you guys. If we had a penny of every minute we’ve spent watching …

Islamic History
Banu Musa
How the Banu Musa Brothers From Ninth Century Baghdad Laid …

Don’t you hate it when you’re less than halfway through the month and you’ve already spent all …

Inspirational
Remembering Noor Inayat Khan, the Muslim Indian ‘Princess’ Who was a Spy for Britain in WWII
Remembering Noor Inayat Khan, the Muslim Indian ‘Princess’ Who was …

Five years ago, a sculpture of Noor Inayat Khan was unveiled in Gordon Square Gardens, a small green space near …