Halal Gifts For Muslims
Wear Your Religion - Dawwa Tools
One word that encapsulates our deen, our religion, is halal. Being Muslim is a life-long journey towards absorbing the notion of halal into our being, into our lives with actions, thoughts, words, deeds - and the items with which we display our faith.
At first introduction to Islam I learned that the term halal applied to food, but in the broader sense it applies to the complete muslim lifestyle. The term means "allowed" or "permitted".
In reference to meat it conveys the information that the animal has been properly raised, organic, and especially that the animal be slaughtered following Islamic guidelines. Prayers to God (Allah) must be said at the time of slaughter and no animal may be exposed to the killing of another animal, so they are kept isolated from the procedure.
(When an animal does witness the death of the animal proceeding them in the line-up adrenaline is released into the bloodstream of the live animal, tainting the meat with a strong taste. This is forbidden in Islam.) This is only an introduction to proper slaughter of animals and the meaning of halal.
A halal lifestyle incorporates the intellect, the soul, the body, the emotions, the actions, the knowledge, and above all, the heart, into an evolving spirit of honesty and gentleness, who embodies the heart of the Qur'anic verse from al-baraqa 2:256: "there is no compulsion in religion".
I choose to be Muslim because my heart longed for the direct communion with the Creator and I found my answers in Islam. Like all, I am a work in progress, conveying the message that we owe it to our Creator to live the best, the most generous and honest lives possible, respecting all persons, and compelling none. We must live as if we are God's gift to the world, in humility. Salam
Halal Tees Stylish Tote Bag
Skip the gift-wrapping - put your gift in a Halal Tees Tote
Designer Tote Bag with green motif on one side and gold Halal logo design on the reverse. Shows off your love for the halal life with a load of books, groceries, or gorgeous garments from your favorite shop.
Fill a Halal Tees Tote Bag with thoughtful items as a gift bag for your new convert to Islam. Give one to your neighbor who will be sure to want an explanation of the word.
Caps Wear Muslim Design from Papier
Wear the Halal Team hat. Quickly identify yourself as muslim. Gift for converts and everyone. Reminder of your halal lifestyle.
Proud & Muslim Bumper Sticker
From a distance your American affiliation stands out. The design can be a strong dawwa tool, drawing questions from onlookers. The perfect gift for yourself or your whole halaqa or muslim youth association, and for new converts.
Papier Designed the logo Chiller
10X longer cooling for your drink can
Beautiful designer style stainless beverage holder subtly proclaims your lifestyle. Using these items in your daily life provides everyday reminders of your chosen deen. Good dawwa tool when your friends and acquaintance see this green patterned design.
Yellow "ask me about Islam" T-Shirt
A standout Tee in your neighborhood - on the sidewalk or in sports. Cheerful sunny yellow shirt invites a conversation. Dawwa 101: make yourself approachable and interesting. Halal Tees Yellow T-Shirt looks like a hug waiting to happen. Hug them with your simple words of conviction.
Thermos Keeps Food & Drinks Hot or Cold
Celebrate the halal in your life with this designer food and drink container. Beautiful, useful and subtle designer dawwa tool. Take your food to your Eid celebration meal with a ribbon tied on, for a personalized gift. Give to co-workers. In addition to enjoying the vibrant colors others will want to know what the word means, and from there on it's easy to talk about the meaning of islam in your life.
White Western Women Embrace Islam
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Read stories you can relate to.
Even Baby Gets a Halal Gift
Halal design on your baby's bib is a constant reminder to serve her or him the best baby food from the beginning. Makes a perfect gift for new convert parents.
Smart Halal Tees Hoodie speaks dawwa across the cafeteria table, in the library where you needn't say a word, at the gas station, and at your sporting event.
Halal Tees Ceramic Travel Mug
This Travel Mug is an attention getter that makes an effective dawwa tool. Friends and co-workers will want one of their own. Use for a Shahadah gift and an Eid gift.
Today's American Women Convert to Islam
An increasing number of American women are embracing Islam-already over one million converts. These are modern American women born and brought up in America to non-Muslim parents. They have journeyed down the path of Islam without giving up their American heritage and found liberation and self-actualization in Islam.
Fun Designer Label White T-Shirt
Here's an economical and practical Eid gift, and it's even better rolled up inside one of my designer mugs with a bow on top! HalalTees
Women's Gray Aqua Halal Tee
Feminine soft gray shirt with gentle aquamarine text across the front. Simple and subtle dawwa invitation. Contemporary style logo design. With an open jacket or sweatshirt over top the word is visible.
Spunky Pink Cap
Comfy and stylish white brushed cotton works as a a quick topper when the sunlight glares during your jogs. Identify yourself as muslim and enjoy answering questions about the word you wear.
Give the pink design cap to your sister with Breast Cancer, and wear one too in solidarity and support for her while she undergoes treatment.
New Muslimahs enjoy the friendly design. A cap is an easy way to begin to cover, and eventually our sister may top her scarf with this cap. A sweet conversion gift.
Red White & Blue Design Black T-Shirt
Be a standout in this designer long-sleeved T-Shirt. Outstanding recognizability for your sports team and college group. Comfy lluxuriously soft cotton.
Red White & Blue design automatically and subtly creates an approachable appearance.
Dr. Jeffrey Lang's Conversion Perspectives - a remarkable read
Perhaps his story is so poignant because there's no need for translation of how he found himself in unabated conflict with the Qur'an when he first read it. For him it required a stepping over the line of disbelief and into the realm of responsibility and renewal.
Jeffrey Lang made a strong impression on me by relating his personal story in my language.
He could be my brother or work associate or college prof
This is your hang-out gear, and without saying a word you're introducing halal to your fellow students, those in the coffee shop, and hanging around the dorm or sports venue.
Eco-friendly Cold Drink Thermos
Dawwa design on handy beverage carrier. The subtle design invites interpretation once your classmates or co-workers notice the text, and is a handy reminder to remember to eat the halal way.
Organic Women's T-Shirt
Econscious organic women's soft and relaxed Tee, in black or wasabi! It has a very soft Vintage feel and appearance. Designer logo enlivens the mellow Tee.
Schooldays garb or weekend wear. Subtle invitation to dawwa.
Life as a Muslim Convert in the West
It's rare to pick up a newspaper or watch the television without encountering a 'Muslim issue' at least once. Bushill-Matthews' story brings the faith behind the headlines refreshingly to life.
Gifts, Clothing, Prayer Rugs, Jewelry, Swimsuits & Nasheeds for Muslims
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