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An Enlightened Heart

  An Enlightened Heart The Messenger of Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) asked Harith ibne Malik (radi Allahu anhu): “How are you, O Harith ibne Malik?” Harith (radi Allahu anhu) replied: “By the grace of Allah, I am a Mu’min (in a state of

Paying zakaat al-fitr

Narrated by Ibn ‘Abbaas (may Allah be pleased with him) who said: The Messenger of Allah (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) enjoined zakaat al-fitr as purification for the fasting person from idle and obscene talk, and to feed the poor. Whoever pays

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:

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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