The Month of Fasting
Ramadan

Epilogue

 

 The Month of Fasting  Epilogue The Month of Fasting : Praise be to Allah (SWT) for the blessings of faith, and may His peace and blessing be upon the seal of the Prophets, Mu-hammad Bin Abdullah, his […]

Umrah
Ramadan

The Lesser Hajj (‘Umrah)

 

 The Lesser Hajj (‘Umrah) Among the virtuous acts recommended during #Ramadan, is performance of ‘Umrah, the lesser #Hajj, for those Muslims who are capable physically and financially first to travel to the House of Allah (Ka ‘abah) in […]

Al-I'etikaaf
Ramadan

Retreat (Al-I’etikaaf)

 

 Retreat (Al-I’etikaaf) I’etikaaf is from the root word “Akafa” to adhere, cling, stick or keep. It means to engage and to devote something, to a thing, be it good or bad. Allah (SWT) states in Al-Qu’ran: […]

Month Farewell
Ramadan

Bidding the Month Farewell

 

 Bidding the Month Farewell Allah (SWT) has mandated on us three acts to observe at the end of Ramadan. Zakatul-Fitr, Takbeer, and ‘Eid Prayer #Takbeer Allah has ordained upon the believers the utterance of takbeer, ‘Allah is […]

Behavior Modification
Ramadan

Behavior Modification

 

 Behavior Modification One of the most important things fasting affords the observer is helping him control or change his or her #habits, the reason be-ing human life is an embodiment of acquired habits. To change or control […]

Ramadan

Redemption of Ramadan (Al-Qada)

 

 Redemption of #Ramadan (Al-Qada) The groups who are permitted to break #fast due to the reasons mentioned should redeem the day(s) they missed after Rama- dan. Allah (SWT) states: “The prescribed number (should be made […]