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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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Ramadhan – The season of earning

July 10, 2013 - 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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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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O’ Muslimah! You can be equal to a man in…..or greater…

March 28, 2013 - 6 Comments

I entered a large society. I walked through its districts and roamed through its squares. I wanted to explore its condition and discover its hiding

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6 Ways Of Showing Respect To Your Husband

February 20, 2013 - 3 Comments

Marital disputes and lack of love between the spouses is a very common occurrence in today’s society. For some it has even become a regular

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How To Decide For Tomorrow?

February 18, 2013 - No Comments

Inshallah literally means if Allah Wills. Whatever we do depends upon the will of Allah Ta’ala. If Allah wills anything to happen, then it

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Mus’ab ibn Umayr (radi Allahu anhu)

February 1, 2013 - 2 Comments

Big city, bright lights, cars flash by in fast lanes. Young Muslims are getting ready to hit the night scene. Branded shoes and designer clothes

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The Laws of Halal & Haraam Animals

January 29, 2013 - No Comments

Allah Ta’ala has granted us human beings with innumerable blessings and bounties. He has made us the best of creation and made other creations subservient

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Rabi’ul Awwal And Seerah

January 22, 2013 - No Comments

 Question:
There has been much discussion with regards to celebrating 12th Rabī al-Awwal. You must be well aware of all the academic arguments in that

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