Yasmin Mogahed is an instructor for AlMaghrib Institute, a writer for the Huffington Post, an international speaker, and author, where she focuses most of her work on spiritual and personal development.
Mogahed wore the hijab when she was between thirteen and fourteen years old.
What did motivate Mogahed to wear the hijab at that age? What change did hijab bring to her life? How did it impact her view of the world, her Islamic identity, and her identity as a Muslim “woman”? How did it impact other acts of worship?
What does hijab mean to her? How has the meaning of hijab evolved for her over time? How did she find her path to God through the hijab?
What challenges has she faced with hijab? What is her advice for women regarding the hijab?
Watch the interview her with Yasmin Mogahed by AlMaghrib Institute…