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Ramadan: Month of Patience and Sympathy

Salman, Radi-Allahu anhu, reports, “On the last day of Shaban Rasulullah addressed us and said, ‘O people there comes over you now a great month, a most blessed month in which lies a night more greater in virtue than a thousand months. It is a month in which Allah has made Fasting compulsory by day. […]

Zakat (Poor – Due)

Zakat Calculator Link : Q 1: What are the conditions of Zakat’s being compulsory? A. There are some conditions of Zakat’s being compulsory i.e. (1). To be Muslim. Zakat is not compulsory on unbelievers. (2). Mature. Zakat is not compulsory on immature. (3). Sane. Zakat is not compulsory on a mad,insane if he remains […]

Four Aa’maal for Rain

There are four Aa’maal (deeds) which we can all perform to attract the mercy of Allah. Insha-Allah, through these acts He will send down beneficial rain. 1. SADAQAH: Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam has stated, “Sadaqah extinguishes the anger of Allah.” A few rands a day will not hurt our pockets in the least. Make […]

Takbeerat of Tashreeq & Sunnah on day of Eid

1. Recite the the Takbeerat of Tashreeq aloud 1 time after every salah beginning at Fajr on Wednesday (9 Zhul Hijjah) until Asr on Sunday (13 Zhul Hijjah). 2. The Day of Arafah (9 Zhul Hijjah) is Wednesday, September 23. The Messenger of Allah (s) said: “Fast the Day of Arafah, for indeed I anticipate that Allah will forgive (the […]

Watch Live from Holy Makkah

Live Streaming from Khana Ka’aba Makkah, Saudi Arabia. Special Hajj 2017 Live Stream from Makkah brought to you by Ministery of Culture and Information of Saudi Arabia. بث حي للصلاة من المسجد الحرام في مكة برعاية وزارة الثقافة والاعلام ★ You can watch Masjid-al Haram Kaaba live 24/7. ★ Live Ramadan Streaming From Makkah Al […]

Definitions Of The Terms Used In Connection With Hajj

Afaqi: Afaqi is the person who lives outside Miqat boundaries such as Indian, Pakistani, Egyptian, Syrian, Iraqi, Iranian and so on. Ash-hur-E-Hajj: The months of Hajj i.e. complete months of Shawwal, Zi-Qa’da and half of the month of Zilhijja. Ayyam-e-Tashriq: The days from 9th to 13th Zilhijja wherein Takbir-e-Tashriq is regularly proclaimed. Bab-us-Salam: With this […]

Sunnah & Nafl prayers we can pray everyday in Ramadan & throughout our lives

The MOST REWARDING Nafl Prayer of all is TahajjudAllah Most High said: “Establish worship at the going down of the sun until the dark of the night, and (the recital of) the Qur’an at dawn. Lo! (the recital of) the Qur’an at dawn is ever witnessed. And some part of the night awake for its […]

Message of Ramadan

By Khalid Baig We observe Ramadan every year. Do we also listen to it? Ramadan is the most important month of our calendar. It is a tremendous gift from Allah in so many ways. In our current state of being down and out, it can uplift us, empower us, and turn around our situation individually […]

The Night of 15th Sha’baan or Lailatul Baraat (Shab-e-Baraat)

SHABE BARA’AT All praise is to Allah Ta’aala who has blessed us with a Deen wherein little actions reap tremendous rewards as expounded by His Beloved Rasul, Hazrat Muhammad (SAW), and blessings upon the Sahabah (RA) who spent everything for the upliftment of the Deen. This leaflet is a summary of booklet by Sheikhul Hadith […]

Death, Soul, Grave and Barzakh – The Islamic Viewpoint

Death: Everyone who lives in this world has to die at his appointed time, whether he is amongst the pious or wicked. Allah says in the Qur’aan: “Every soul shall taste death.”[1] And, “We did not grant to any human immortality before you (O Muhammad (sallallahu alaihi wa-sallam)) then if you die, would they live […]