Laila Khan

Laila has her MA in counseling and is the operations director for Kisa Family
Celebrating Non Islamic Holidays

Celebrating Non Islamic Holidays

Living in the West, in a society that includes people from various faiths and cultures, considerable festivities are celebrated. Some have been exploited by consumerism making the festivals attractive to young families. Though these holidays have stemmed from a...

Raising a Socially Conscious Child

Raising a Socially Conscious Child

When you hold your child in your arms for the first time, you pray with all your heart that they may not experience any pain and hurt, that they may always have comfort and solace, and that the ugliness of the world does not tarnish them and their innocence. ...

My 9 year old Daughter Struggles with Prayer

My 9 year old Daughter Struggles with Prayer

Dear Kisa, My daughter is 9 years old and has no problem with ḥijāb and fasting in the Month of Ramaḍān but she has become increasingly resistant to praying. As her parents we feel a lot of pressure and responsibility to guide her and ensure she keeps up with her...