Category: Articles

August 23, 2014 Off

Who are the ‘Saved Sect’?

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The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “My ummah will split into seventy-three sects, all of whom will be in Hell except one group.” Sahaba said: “Who are they, O Messenger of Allaah? He said: “(Those who follow) that which I and my companions follow.”

August 10, 2014 Off

What is Aqeedah?

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Aqeedah refers to those matters which are believed in, with certainty and conviction, in one’s heart and soul. They are not tainted with any doubt or uncertainty. The Arabic word ‘aqeedah stems from the root ‘aqada, which conveys meanings of certainty, affirmation, confirmation, etc.

July 27, 2014 Off

Etiquette of Eid-al-Fitr

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Eid-al-Fitr is one of the two eids in a year that we celebrate as Muslims. But many people are unaware of the Sunnah and etiquette of this day. Here are few pointers of what you must do on that day.

July 20, 2014 Off

When is Laylatul-Qadr

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Many Muslims restrict it to only one night, i.e. 27th Of Ramadan. Yes, that is more likely to be the night of Al-Qadr, but it is incorrect to single it out based on various evidences in hadeeth narrations… The Night of Al-Qadr is not specified to one fixed night each year. Rather, it constantly changes… Allaah has hidden knowledge of its occurrence from His servants out of mercy for them so that they can increase their actions in the search for it during these honorable nights, by praying, making dhikr and supplicating. So they grow and increase in the nearness to Allaah and His reward.

July 13, 2014 Off

Obligation on men to pray in congregation

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It is commonly observed that the masajid are overcrowded in Ramadan and empty in other months. This means that many people do not offer salat in Jamaat other than in Ramadan. When in fact, if a man stays in neighborhood of a masjid, his prayer is not valid if he prays at home without a genuine reason. This view is proven from Qur’an, Sunnah, belief of Sahaba and opinions of scholars.

June 29, 2014 Off

What breaks the fast?

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Many people have a confusion as to what breaks the fast and what does not. Below is a small list along with the rulings.

June 22, 2014 Off

Virtues of Ramadan

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Ramadan is one of the twelve Arabic months. It is a month which is venerated in the Islamic religion, and it is distinguished from the other months by a number of characteristics and virtues