Category: Ramadan

Medical Aspects of Islamic Fasting

Medical Aspects of Islamic Fasting

Dr. Shahid Athar Muslims worldwide observe total fasting (no food or water) between dawn to sunset in the month of Ramadan. They do so not for losing weight or any medical benefit, but as...

Remembrances of My First Ramadan

Remembrances of My First Ramadan

By Aisha Robertson Friday, 23 May 2014 00:00 One of the best things that happened during my first Ramadan was that I got married, al-hamdu lillah. This upcoming Ramadan will be my fourteenth, al-hamdu...

Ways to Maximise Ajar in the Last 10 Days

Ways to Maximise Ajar in the Last 10 Days

UmmMohammadAisha Bismillah So the search by many for Laylatul Qadr ensues during the last ten nights, primarily during the odd ones. So how do we maximise on this opportunity? · The most beautiful way...

The Levels of Fasting (2/2)

The Levels of Fasting (2/2)

The Levels of Fasting (2/2) Dr. Bilal Philips Source: Why Do Muslims Fast? Published On: 29/7/2013 A.D. – 21/9/1434 H.     The Psychological Level This level helps the fasting person psychologically to control evil...

The Levels of Fasting (1/2)

The Levels of Fasting (1/2)

The Levels of Fasting (1/2)   Dr. Bilal Philips Source: Why Do Muslims Fast? Published On: 28/7/2013 A.D. – 20/9/1434 H.     The Ritual Level This level of fasting requires that the basic rules...

US Muslims Plead for Ramadan Donations

US Muslims Plead for Ramadan Donations

MIT / Agencies 6/8/2013 The Muslim community in Orlando in the US state of Florida is appealing for donations for philanthropic activities to poor families during the holy fasting month of Ramadan. The Muslim...