Tag Archives: Charity

Benefits of Ramadan

The word “Ramadan” comes from the Arabic root word for “parched thirst” and “sun-baked ground.” It is expressive of the hunger and thirst felt by those who spend the month in fasting. As opposed to other holidays, when people often indulge, Ramadan is by nature

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Jumma Mubarak

May Allah Bless our Parents and Give Health to Everyone, May Allah unites All Human-beings, May Allah Give us the Ability to Remove Enmity Towards Each Other, May Allah Make This World A Better Place For Us and Our Children, May Allah Keep us in The Straight

Husband and wife Relationship

“The consummation of marriage creates new roles for the parties concerned.  Each role is a set of equitable, proportionate rights and obligations.  The role of the husband evolves around the moral principle that it is his solemn duty to God to treat his wife with

Women in ISLAM

At a time when the rest of the world, from Greece and Rome to India and China, considered women as no better than children or even slaves, with no rights whatsoever, Islam acknowledged women’s equality with men in a great many respects. The Quran states:

Each Day the Sun Rises There is a Sadaqah

Abu Hurayrah, may Allaah be please with him narrated that the Messenger of Allaah, sallaahu alayhee wassalaam, said, what translated means. Each day the sun rises, there is a Sadaqah(an act of charity) on every Sulamah(bone) in the people: Solving dispute between two people with

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Praise for those who Spend in Charity

Those who spend their wealth (in Allah’s cause) by night and day, in secret and in public, they shall have their reward with their Lord. On them shall be no fear, nor shall they grieve. (2:274) Tafsir (Ibn Kathir) Praise for those who Spend in

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Different kinds of Charity

Praise be to Allaah. Ongoing charity is the waqf (“Islamic endowment”) which may take many forms. The definition of a waqf is that the origin is “frozen” and the fruits are donated for the sake of Allaah, as was narrated by al-Bukhaari (2737) and Muslim