WHO ARE WE?
We are a dedicated, all-sisters team working round the clock to provide quality Islamic content.
We are superheroes – educated homemakers from different walks of life sharing the same passion for Islam.
To know more about each of our valued IR board members, scroll down below.
Our mission is to bring our readers everything ISLAM under one hood – for all ages.
We strive for excellence in our content and work meticulously to ensure that only authentic information and knowledge goes on our platforms.
We strive for a religious education, free of falsehood, so the truth can prevail, by offering a variety of resources ranging from stories to poems, illustrative educational art, academy as well as a digital bookshelf for minds of all types and all ages.
To make a humble contribution towards the understanding of authentic Islam, to bring Islam into the household of our readers and to make them enjoy reading quality content while gaining valuable pearls of wisdom.
MEET THE IR SUPERVISORY BOARD
Sr. Amatullah B.M.
FOUNDER & PRESIDENT.
Being the founder and the brain of this platform, Amatullah has a mother-like instinct when it comes to Islamic Reflections – her child whom she nurtured on her own at first and then let it grow as the bonds of sisterhood strengthened it and gave it its wings.
A passionate IT enthusiast and a brilliant writer of inspiring quotes and an author, her aim is to spread her knowledge and leave behind a legacy. She is a lecturer by profession doing her part in bringing positivity which this world desperately needs. She has completed her B.A in Islamic Studies (majored in Sunnah and ‘Uloomul Hadeeth) and also has a B.A in Education and currently pursuing a B.Sc in Computer Science.
Sr. Umm Maryam
Full-time mom, part-time student and part-time middle school English teacher with a sweet tooth, Umm Maryam has many proverbial feathers in her hijab.
With her expertise in managing work-study-life, her headstrong attitude makes her the ideal leader for the CEO position. She is also a kids’ story writer at Islamic Reflections.
Umm Maryam has completed her Bachelor’s degree in Islamic Studies at IOU.
Sr. Yasmin Toor
Yasmin Toor is a Gold Medalist, qualified research consultant and trainer with an M.Phil in Botanical Sciences and an M.A in Islamic Studies.
Her research interests include natural healing, medicinal plants, prophetic medicine and contemporary religious issues. She speaks 5 languages and is learning more to add to the list.
Given her wide array of qualifications, she’s the brainstormer of the team and provides invaluable insights that help IR’s growth.
Sr. Nazmun Ashifa
COO. SUPERVISOR OF ADVERTS’ DEPARTMENT & COMMUNITY SERVICE COORDINATOR.
Student by day and teacher by night, Nazmun views the world with an optimistic outlook. Having completed her Bachelors in Education at IOU, she aspires to serve the Ummah by spreading Islam.
Her passion is reflected in her professional and virtual life where she designs content aimed at educating children in a fun and Islamic way.
Social media and video editing are two of her strengths that she employs to integrate modern methods to put across an Islamic message.
She is also the COO and Community Service Coordinator at Islamic Reflections.
SUPERVISOR OF THE WRITERS’ DEPARTMENT.
Saadia is a teacher with the aim of developing Islamized curriculums and passionate about home schooling. An IOU Alumni with a B.A in Education and a B.A in Islamic Studies. She possesses the love for mystery thriller genre, poetry, calligraphy and graphic designing.
In addition to being a prominent member of the Poetry Team, she is also the Supervisor to the Writer’s Department.
Sr. Shafia Jameel
SUPERVISOR OF PUBLISHERS’ & BOOKSHELF DEPARTMENT.
A budding psychologist, Shafia Jameel cannot wait to graduate to make her mark as she focuses on her goals – to raise awareness on proper parenting and suicide prevention. She has worked as a medical transcriptionist and loves learning the Korean and Japanese languages.
Being a millennial, IT skills come easily to her and she can navigate her way around any website whilst her new-found interest into the business field has been flourished with IR’s Bookshelf.
At Islamic Reflections, Shafia is a prominent writer and publisher while also heading the bookshelf department.
SUPERVISOR OF THE CREATIVITY DEPARTMENT & HELP DESK OFFICER.
Elhaam is a dentist by qualification, and a voracious reader and fiction writer. Currently pursuing psychology at IOU, Elhaam wants to help people suffering in any way and finds organizing and managing tasks therapeutic.
She used to work in writers’ department as a fiction writer and her love of fiction writing is vividly evident in her creativity.
At present, she is the current supervisor of the creativity department and also the Help desk Officer at Islamic Reflections.
SUPERVISOR OF THE EDITORIAL DEPARTMENT.
A voracious reader and learner, ZSA loves to organise events and is always on the lookout to pick up new skills, with a special enthusiasm for languages.
With her passion for writing and a sharp eye for scrunity, she strives to perfect the IR posts and make a positive change, bidhnillah.
At present, ZSA is the Supervisor of the Editorial Department at Islamic Reflections.