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Sunnah Method of Qaadah

To keep the right foot upright whilst sitting in Qa’dah and to place the left foot flat on the ground. (Tahtaawee pg.146) To place both hands on the thighs.(Ibid) To raise the index finger in Tashahhud whilst reciting and to lower it when saying (Tahtaawee pg.146 and 147) To recite Durood Sharif in the final […]

Easy Deeds with Huge Rewards

Sometimes we keep putting off good Deeds, even though they are very easy for us. We delay performing them even though they have huge Reward. We should hasten towards Good deeds. We might have a busy life but if we give just a few minutes to these small deeds and don’t miss the opportunities; we […]

The Meaning of Ramadan

Fasting during Ramadan was ordained during the second year of Hijrah. Why not earlier? In Makkah the economic conditions of the Muslims were bad. They were being persecuted. Often days would go by before they had anything to eat. It is easy to skip meals if you don’t have any. Obviously fasting would have been […]

Asma bint Abu Bakr (RadiAllahu anha)

Asma was a woman of great nobility, loyalty, wisdom and patience. She belonged to a distinguished Muslim family. Her father, Abu Bakr al Siddiq (radiAllahu anhu), was a close friend of the Prophet and the first Khalifah after his death. Her mother was Qutaylah bint Abd al-Uzza. Her half- sister, A’isha, was a wife of […]

How the Madh’hab came into existence

In the time of Rasoolullah Sallallaahu Alayhi Wa Sallam, Sahaabah Radhiyallaahu Anhum gained their knowledge directly from him. If a query arose it was simple enough to ask the Prophet Sallallaahu Alayhi Wa Sallam and then act upon his instructions. Thus in issues where there is clear-cut guidance from Rasoolullah Sallallaahu Alayhi Wa Sallam, we […]

Cupping Therapy (Hijama) – Remedies from the Sunnah

What is cupping (hijama)? Cupping (hijama) is the best remedy recommended and used by the Messenger (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam). The Messenger (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam) said, “Indeed the best of remedies you have is cupping (hijama)…” [Saheeh al-Bukhaaree (5371)]. He (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam) also said that on the night of Israa (his ascension to the heavens) […]

On Friday spend few minutes & get 80 yrs worth of worship & more..

Hadith Recorded in TARBRANI on the Authority of Adbullah Ibn Abbas: Abu Hurairah Radiallahu anhu reports that the Holy Prophet (SAW) said, “Whoever recites the following Durood eighty times immediately after Asr Salaat on Friday, before standing up from his place, Allah will forgive eighty years of sins and grant him the reward equivalent to […]

The status of women in Islam

The status of women in Islam, is an issue that is pertinent in present times; both due to the divergence of cultural practices in the Muslim world from the Islamic perspective and the erroneous perception in the West, that Islam subjugates womenfolk. A dispassionate study of the primary sources of Islam, along with an analysis […]

Sunnah Method of Ghusl

ALL YOUR PRAYERS ARE INVALID IF YOUR GHUSL IS NOT CORRECT. HERE IS THE METHOD OF GHUSL ACCORDING TO SUNNAH: Before making Ghusl one should make Niyyah (intention) thus: – “I am performing Ghusl so as to become Paak.” Without Niyyah, there is no Thawaab (reward) although Ghusl will be valid. Ghusl should be made […]