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Teaching children how to receive Ramadan and fasting it

Teaching children how to receive Ramadan and fasting it

 Teaching children how to receive Ramadan and fasting it Muhammad Mustafa Himidah Published On: 1/8/2012 A.D. – 13/9/1433 H. Teaching children the fasting of Ramadan is one of the things which occupies the minds...

RAMADAN NASHEED

RAMADAN NASHEED

During the blessed month of Ramadan, Muslims all over the world abstain from food, drink, and other physical needs during the daylight hours. As a time to purify the soul, refocus attention on God,...

Etiquette and Sunnah of fasting

Etiquette and Sunnah of fasting

Some aspects are obligatory (waajib) and others are recommended (mustahabb). We should make sure that we eat and drink something at suhoor, and that we delay it until just before the adhaan of Fajr....

The virtues of fasting

The virtues of fasting

The virtues of fasting are great indeed, and one of the things reported in the saheeh ahaadeeth is that Allaah has chosen fasting for Himself, and He will reward it and multiply the reward...

Definition of Siyaam (fasting)

Definition of Siyaam (fasting)

(1) Siyaam in Arabic means abstaining; in Islam it means abstaining from things that break the fast, from dawn until sunset, having first made the intention (niyyah) to fast. Ruling on fasting (2) The...

How to Seek Laylatul-Qadr

How to Seek Laylatul-Qadr

  by  Shaykh Muhammad Nasir-ud-Deen al-Albani    Adapted from “The Night Prayers: Qiyam & Tarawih from works by Muhammad Nasir ud-Deen al-Albani (and other scholars)” Compiled by Muhammad al-Jibali, ? 1997 QSS Laylat ul-Qadr...

Ramadan: The Month of Mercy to Muslims

Ramadan: The Month of Mercy to Muslims

  by  Shaykh `Aa’id Abdullah al-Qarnee    Mercy is a favour from Allah which He places in the hearts of whomsoever He wills. Verily, Allah will have mercy on His servants who are merciful....

When the Night Equals a Thousand

When the Night Equals a Thousand

  by  Muhammad Alshareef   It was narrated that in the days that Musa (Alahi salaam) wandered with Bani Israel in the desert an intense drought befell them. Together, they raised their hands towards...

Ramadan: a Spiritual Time in Senegal for a Foreign Student

Ramadan: a Spiritual Time in Senegal for a Foreign Student

  by  Ben Hubbard    Northwestern University EVANSTON, Ill. — Salaam Alekum. At this time last year I was fasting. For those of you who don’t know, this is the month of Ramadan, the...

Excellence of fasting in Ramadan

Excellence of fasting in Ramadan

  by  Shaikh Saleem al-Hilaalee and Shaikh Alee Hasan Alee Abdul-Hameed    * Forgiveness of sins THE Prophet (sallallahu alayhe wa sallam) urged that one fasts in Ramadan, explaining its excellence and high station,...