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Muslim Dating made easy

November 25th, 2013
Dating for Muslims isn't easy but we can definitely help Meeting quality professional Muslims can be an almost impossible task.  Where can you find someone amazing that you'll connect with?  How do you know that you are compatible or that you'll get on?    Where do you begin to look for them? is your perfect starting place.  We have a fantastic online dating site with countless possible matches.  With new people signing up each day, you can be sure that it won't be long before you can make some wonderful connections.  Just remember to add a great photo, write a detailed profile and be proactive contacting lots of singles each week. As well as this, we run regular Muslim introduction events in London.  These take place in relaxed, private coffee shops and cafes.  They almost always sell out and we have a wide selection of eligible Muslim singles for you to meet at each one.  The format is simple - the women remain seated and the men move round to talk to them roughly every 4 minutes.  It's the perfect way to have a short conversation and find out if you might like to meet up again another time.   There is no pressure and no matching as you are free to contact anyone you met after the event for two weeks. We have hosts at the events to help you with any questions that you might have.  You just need to ask them if you'd any assistance or aren't sure what to do. If you want to meet someone special then you just have to take the first steps.  There's nothing to be nervous about as we are with you every step of the way. Once you get started then you'll find things are probably much easier than you expected. So remember - there are lots of people on the site who would love to meet you right now.  What's stopping you from getting in touch?

Make today the best day ever

October 7th, 2013
Do you want to make sure every day is amazing? Thinking positively is just about having the right attitude and mindset. Here are some quick tips and thoughts to make sure you get the most out of every day 1)  You don't regret the things you do in life, just the things you were afraid to try.  So why not do something day that you've always dreamed about?  The only person holding you back is yourself! 2) Write down everything you are grateful for.  By looking at all these things, you'll feel better about yourself and a great deal happier. 3) Smile as much as possible.  If you don't feel like it,  grin anyway and hold it for at least a minute. You'll be amazed about how much better you feel afterwards. 4) Get up and move.  Many people spend too long sitting down at Loud, fast music can make you feel much better too. 5) Start off small.   It's the little things that build up to the bigger ones.  So a little time and energy now will have long lasting results. Remember - every day can be as amazing as you want it to be.  You just need to decide to make it so. Good luck! James Preece - the Dating Guru

Two Quick Speed Dating Games

September 17th, 2012
Not sure what to say during speed dating? Try these two fun alternatives. Speed dating is a great way to get to know possible partners quickly. However, it can be a tiring getting asked the same questions over and over again. Recent studies have proven two fantastic way that can increase interest and boost your chances - just by trying something a bit different.   1) Guess the picture.  For this, you'll need to bring along a pad of paper.  Give one sheet to the person you are speed dating and tell them you'll try and project an image to them just using your mind.  They have to try and get it right.   It might seem a bit silly, but you'll stand out from everyone else for your amazing imagination. 2) Eye Gazing.  Rather than talking, you both stare into each others eyes.  You will both probably find it amusing to start with, but laughter is good.   It's actually a fantastic way of getting a fast connection and you might just be surprised at what happens! You could of course combine both these activities.  Just make sure you introduce yourselves first and that you end it by suggesting you talk about things after the event. Happy dating! James Preece The Dating Guru

Muslim Dating Website

November 11th, 2009

Muslim Dating in the UK

Muslim culture has many ancient traditions including rules on how to go about Muslim Dating. For centuries, unmarried Muslims were introduced through extended family connections. Marriages were arranged in such a way that the bride and groom often did not even meet each other until the day of the marriage. [caption id="attachment_177" align="alignleft" width="168" caption="Muslim Symbolism"][/caption]

Muslim Speed Dating Events organise regular speed dating events for Muslim single professionals to meet. The events are aimed at those of South Asian descent, eg Pakistan, India, Bangladesh. These events are currently organised monthly in London cafes, or restaurants where alcohol is not usually served. Typically they attract 30 to 40 professionals. The events are relaxed and quite informal. The events provide a very efficient way for guests to meet a large number of people in a short time.

Muslim Dating UK

In Western countries such as the United Kingdom, times have changed for Muslim people, but the ancient ideals remain something to be respected. Muslims want to meet someone and get to know them before committing to spend the rest of their lives with. This is difficult if their parents disapprove and even the word "dating" is frowned upon? However, Muslim Singles in the UK have more options than ever before, but must still be careful to tread lightly so as not to confuse or upset their older family members. The main fear of these older and more conservative Muslims is that "dating" will not lead to wholesome time spent for their young family member with their future husband or wife, but rather to casual sex and the more disposable relationships that have become more common in the Western hemisphere for young adults. Since extramarital sex is completely off limits for the Muslim faith, Muslims are faced with a quandary if they want to spend some time with someone before taking their marriage vows. Here are some ways to meet a British Muslim partner.

Dating Chaperones

Another way for Muslims to meet and interact with each other is through chaperoned dating. This allows a couple to spend time together in a safe environment without the temptation of attraction and privacy to make them compromise their values. The man and woman would be able to sit together in a semi-private area of the home or meet in a public place and talk and learn more about each other. Chaperones (preferably not their parents) would be nearby to dissuade them from getting intimate. Congregational Outreach More and more Muslim communities are starting to understand the importance of young Muslims getting to know each other before signing on to a lifelong commitment of marriage. Therefore, even churches are getting on board with planning events that have a strong religious connection while also allowing Muslims to interact and mingle with each other. Socials, Koran studies, and community service projects gather young Muslims together in a fun and wholesome environment to reach a common goal, which helps build teamwork for potential mates as well. Although most Muslim women have never even seen the inside of a mosque, that practice is changing slowly but surely and events are being held at the mosque more and more often. It's not easy to keep sacred strong religious values in such a modern and changing world. However, these ideas, coupled with the ever growing Muslim acceptance, will hopefully aid young Muslims in finding Mr. and Mrs. Right.