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Rejoice at Your Calamities

October 15, 2018 - No Comments

Tests, trials, tribulations and calamities are all a part of life, but it is our status as believers and our relationship with the divine reality

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Thinking good of Allah

September 25, 2018 - No Comments

Abu Hurayra (Allah be pleased with him) related that the Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace) said, “Allah Most High says, ‘I am as

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Ramadhan – The season of earning

May 26, 2018 - One Comment

Ramadan is a special time for Muslims all over the world. There are many favours and blessings bestowed upon the creation by Allah Ta’ala during

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The Month of Sha’ban

April 17, 2018 - No Comments

The month of Sha’bân is one of the meritorious months for which we find some peculiar instructions in the Sunnah of Rasûlullâh (Sallallahu alayhi wasallam).

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Virtues of Sadaqah (charity)

March 29, 2018 - No Comments

Allah says (interpretation of the meaning):
“O you who believe! Spend of that with which We have provided for you, before a Day comes when

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RAJAB – A SACRED MONTH

March 22, 2018 - No Comments

 
Rajab is one of four sacred months [Ash-Hurul Hurum] in the Islamic calendar. It is said that it is because of their great sanctity

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MALAWI WINTER WARMTH 2018 APPEAL  – ONE HUMANITY

March 4, 2018 - No Comments

MALAWI WINTER WARMTH 2018 APPEAL  – ONE HUMANITY
 
We are well aware of the dark clouds of homelessness, poverty and hunger of the people in Malawi. As

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O My Dear sisters, the Mother of Believers, The Queens of Islam!

January 23, 2018 - One Comment

Know, my dear Muslim sister, that you are man’s sister and half of humanity. You are a mother, wife, daughter, sister, aunt, grand daughter or

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Why do people look down upon women who cannot conceive children?

January 20, 2018 - No Comments

Question:
Dear Shaykh I want to ask why do people look down upon women who cannot conceive kids, didn’t the prophets wife Aisha RA also

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Generosity of a Woman’s Heart

January 16, 2018 - One Comment

A great quality, in fact probably one of Hazrat Aisha’s most distinctive virtues was her generosity. This inspirational quality truly can be gauged from the

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Kindness to Orphans

January 15, 2018 - No Comments

The best home:
“And they feed for the love of Allah, the poor, the orphan, and the captive…” (Surah Al Insan,8)
We are urged in

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A Glimpse at the Order of the Chapters of Qur’an

March 28, 2017 - No Comments

Why has the Qurān been ordered in the way that it has been ordered? 
 
The chapters of the Qurān have been ordered according to

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Sunnah Method of Rukhsati (when a girl gets married and leaves her house)

March 26, 2017 - No Comments

The word ‘Rukhsati’ is an Urdu word literally meaning farewell. The word is generally used when the bride leaves her home and her family and friends bids

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The Day of Aashura

October 8, 2016 - No Comments

The Fast of the Day of Aashura (10th of Muharram)
The 10th of Muharram is a significant day in Islamic History. Rasulullah ﷺ used to fast on

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Respect – You give, you get!

October 7, 2016 - No Comments

Adab (respect) is natural, it isn’t really taught, or learnt, but it is naturally developed.
Children acquire adab from their parents, students from their teachers,

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Virtues of Sadaqah

December 20, 2015 - No Comments

In these days, we live under the conditions of spreading hardship and high prices, and trouble and suffering in pursuit of living and sustenance; and

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Uthmaan bin Affaan (RadhiAllahu Anhu)

October 26, 2015 - No Comments

 
You will find him amongst the Huffaadh, for he memorised the entire Qur’aan and recited it daily.
You will find him amongst the Mujahideen

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The fiqh of Sadaqah al-fitr

August 7, 2013 - No Comments

The great Hanafi jurist Ibn al-Humaam mentions,
“Sadaqah al-fitr is compulsory upon every free Muslim.” (Sharh fath al-qadeer 2/285 Dar al-kutub al-ilmiyyah)
The evidence:
All

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Have you prepared for the blessed month?

June 29, 2013 - 3 Comments

With the arrival of a wedding or special occasion in the family many of us find ourselves busy from months before making all the necessary

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