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How Do You Handle Rejection And Ridicule? | Attaching to Allah – Episode 2

Slander. Ridicule. Humiliation. The wounds of unwarranted, harsh criticism and rejection from others can be too painful to process. But prophets Ibrahim (as) and Muhammad ﷺ are prime examples showing not only how to effectively deal with those moments of pain at the hands of others, but how to stay balanced and grounded when facing it all.

Tune in with Dr. Omar Suleiman, Ustadha Sarah Sultan and guests for episode 2 of Attaching to Allah, Yaqeen Institute’s 2022 Dhul Hijjah Series.

Download the full list of du’as from the series.

Dr. Omar Suleiman

Dr. Omar Suleiman

President | Imam Dr. Omar Suleiman is the Founder and President of the Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research, and an Adjunct Professor of Islamic Studies in the Graduate Liberal Studies Program at Southern Methodist University. He is also the Resident Scholar at Valley Ranch Islamic Center and Co-Chair Emeritus of Faith Forward Dallas at Thanks-Giving Square.


Sarah Sultan

Fellow | Sarah Sultan is a licensed professional counselor who strives to empower her clients through achieving healthier, more fulfilling lives and relationships while reconnecting with Allah during the healing process. Sarah obtained a Master's Degree in Mental Health Counseling and has practiced therapy for nearly 10 years. She is also an instructor with Mishkah University, where she teaches a course about the intersections between Islam, psychology, and counseling.