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Ramadan 1433

Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar and Muslims are required to fast during this month. The fast is to abstain from food, drink and marital relations from dawn until sunset, but Muslims are also encouraged to increase in their worship in general

Story of Prophet Yahya (John)

John’s Childhood John (pbuh) was born a stranger to the world of children who used to amuse themselves, as he was serious all the time. Most children took delight in torturing animals whereas, he was merciful to them. He fed the animals from his food

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The Prophet(sallallahu alaiyhi wassallam) has said: “The best fasts after the fasts of Ramadhan are those of the month of Muharram.” Although the fasts of the month of Muharram are not obligatory, yet, the one who fasts in these days out of his own will

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A Momin’s Obligations for Ramadan-Iftaar (Breaking Fast)

Iftaar (Breaking Fast) 1.Recite Dua’a: “Allahumma laka a’umtu wa a’laa rizqika aft’artu a’layha tawakkaltu.” “O my Allah, for Thee I fast, and with the food Thou gives me I break the fast, and I rely on Thee.” 2. Dua’a Imam Ali Amirul Monineen “Bismillaah allaahumma

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The Muslim Fast and our Body-Inward Looking Time

Inward Looking Time There is a little bit would like to address about the emotional and mental effects of fasting.stop what you do as a routine in your life, forget about that extra ironing that you do, vacuum the house less, spend less time on

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The Muslim Fast and our Body-Bathing

As for bathing, many festers avoid bathing after 12 noon when fasting because they say it is makruh, ie not recommended and will reduce the rewards of the fasting since it refreshes the tired body and therefore makes the suffering less! But practically speaking, bathing

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The Muslim Fast and our Body-Physical Activities and Sports

Physical Activities and Sports Other issues have seen raised about fasting is physical activities and sports. Naturally these activities will cause the person to sweat and become dehydrated so what happens when you sweat and cannot drink any fluids? In this way there is not

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The Muslim Fast and our Body-Gastritis

Another common problem is gastritis!have mentioned about taking hot chili and spices and said that it is not a very wise choice of food for breaking the fast! Neither are caffeine drinks,especially if one is sensitive to caffeine.find that a cup of coffee or tea