The recent death of George Floyyd has left the world shocked. Massive protests have rocked different corners of this planet. The audacity with which a black life is taken away baffles the humanity. This grown man, whether Muslim or not, pleaded for his life. When he realized his body will no longer take the weight […]
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Fasting in Shawwal: All you need to know
After the month of Ramadan has passed and the festivities of Eid al Fitr have come to an end, it is time for Muslims to step into Shawwal. Habitual of excellent deeds done during Ramadan, we steadily tread into Shawwal, resolving to hold on to our Ramadan mode for the longest possible time. The month […]
The Etiquette of Eid al Fitr: How to celebrate
After the month of Ramadan has passed, it is time for the Muslims to celebrate Eid al Fitr at the command of their Lord. We hear different Muslim cultures celebrate this festival in different ways. But what was the way of the Prophet (peace be upon him)? Let’s take a look. Things to do on […]
How to bid farewell to Ramadan?
The arrival of Ramadan is a whole different feeling. All throughout the year, Muslims across the world are torn out from their daily routines, excessive work stress and what not, only to find their solace in Ramadan. This is the time when hearts heal, when people focus on defeating their innermost desires and head leaps […]
Reap the benefits of Laylat ul Qadr
The last ten nights of Ramadan are upon us. As the Holy month departs, Muslims across the world try to make the most of it in terms of worship. They give more in charity, they engage in extra prayers, they read more and more from the Qur’an – all this for reaping the benefits of […]
Children and Ramadan: A perspective
Mothers all over the world encourage their young children to eat healthy food while the latter are simply running away from it. We try to encourage them to do a bit more with each morsel of food that we feed them with. Or tell them that if they eat properly, they grow stronger like dad […]
What nullifies a fast in Ramadan?
In a few days, Muslims around the world will be fasting for the month of Ramadan with sheer devotion. Not only will they go about the entire day without food and water, they will also be worshipping more – making extra prayers and charity. Out of all the acts of worship, Allah says that fasting […]
Can pregnant women fast in Ramadan?
Ramadan is a few days away. While Muslims around the world brace for hours of fasting, a common question which bothers expecting moms is this – Can pregnant women fast in Ramadan? And should they? Well, we are certain that everyone has advised you to eat healthy food and even double your food intake (“you’re […]
What The Quran says about Valentine’s Day
The entire world is enthusiastic about Valentine’s Day, especially the youngsters. In the modern world, when people revere the valentine’s day like it’s a major festival, Muslim youngsters find themselves stuck in a dilemma of whether to celebrate it or not. As a thumb rule, we Muslims are supposed to turn towards the Quran and […]
Important Duas in the Quran
Dua is the heart and soul of worship. Allah loves it when you make Dua. Perhaps that is why numerous Duas are laid out throughout the pages of the Quran – because Allah wants us to emphasize on them and to understand that without Dua, the sweetness of Imaan remains untasted. Here are some important […]