Irshad, the young woman who grew up in Illinois says she's all for it.
Growing up, when it came to dating, relationships and girls, Shaikh would experience one thing at home, another outside.
There were about 30 students and a couple of women wore colorful headscarves.
Muslim chaplain Celene Ibrahim Lizzio spoke about the "spiritual aspects of finding a spouse" — of asking God for guidance in finding love.
The appeal of online dating for marriage-minded singles is obvious: it enables people to be completely upfront about their romantic needs and goals while putting them in touch with others who feel the same.
It’s an efficient, effective way of finding connection and companionship – on your terms.
For many Muslim singles, this is the ideal way to meet someone who knows what it means to have respect for important factors such as faith, cultural background and family.