Farizah Sedek 2018-03-30T14:26:21+00:00

Salaams and hello.

I am here to share my writings and my reflections while on the path of seeking knowledge.
My aim is to inspire people to embark on this journey in the pursuit of the highest Truth through coaching, research and reflections in psychology and Islamic studies.



My Revert Story: What Eventually Led Me to Choose Islam As My Spiritual Path (Part 2)

Sunday, 1 April, 2018|

If someone were to tell me that I will be in a land previously a part of the Soviet domination questioning my existence, I would have snickered with disbelief. But a part of me has always known that my trajectory in life is through the unconventional path. And there I was. In the most atheist country in the world, I found God.

My Revert Story: What Eventually Led Me to Choose Islam As My Spiritual Path (Part 1)

Friday, 30 March, 2018|

Most revert/convert stories have this premise — that the protagonist came from a non-Muslim background, did some soul-searching, and eventually found Islam as his or her path. My story isn’t that much different, except for one thing.

The Art of No: Learning to Say No by Learning to Receive It

Friday, 23 March, 2018|

In today’s hurried life where we tend to get ourselves caught, many tips, techniques and well-meaning pieces of advice have sprung up teaching us how to say No to requests that don't line up with what we want for ourselves. And, indeed, they are helpful; indeed, we do need to learn how to say No. But there’s something [...]

Where Do I Belong? A Walk Through an Unmet Human Need

Saturday, 24 February, 2018|

Belonging. It is one of our basic human needs which we try to fulfil in our daily lives. We seek it in the connections we make. We seek it in our family, in our friends, in our community, and even, in our land. For me though, a sense of belonging isn’t something I felt I ‘had’ while I [...]

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