• 8 simple steps to prepare for Ramadan

    Published on : 15 05 2017

    Have you ever wondered why it is difficult to concentrate in your prayer? Or why your faith throughout the year is not on a high like it is during Ramadan or through Hajj? Maybe it is because we usually jump straight from a phone conversation into Takbir or because we just go with the flow […]


  • Interfaith Science of Ramadan: The Essence May be Traceable in Your Faith

    Published on : 03 07 2016

    Whether you are an Atheist, Baha’i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jain, Jewish, Native American, Pagan, Shinto, Sikh, Wicca, and Zoroastrian or from any other tradition, you may feel a sense of connection with the spirit of Ramadan.


  • The Fast of Ramadan: Towards Spiritual Rejuvenation

    Published on : 25 06 2016

    Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar and is characterised by Muslims fasting. The Qur’an acknowledges that fasting; which is one of the pillars of Islam, has been an integral part of religious traditions through history [Qur’an 2:183]. Fasting is thus an institution commonly practiced by various religious communities particularly the People […]


  • Ramadan and the Making of Our Moral Fiber

    Published on : 18 06 2016

    Ramadan is here, and as we move through this blessed month there are many goals we’ve planned to reach. Each person is unique and will have individual goals, but here are five aspects of worship that we ought to work on this Ramadan.


  • The Immeasurable Importance of Fasting

    Published on : 15 06 2016

    The Arabic word for fasting, sawm, means to refrain from something, or to hold back from something. The word is used where Allah says: “Say: I have taken an oath to the Beneficent that I will refrain from speaking to any person today.” [Sūrah Maryam: 26]


  • Dua (Prayer) of Fasting

    Published on : 13 06 2016

    The following dua (prayers) are recited at the beginning and end of the fast to indicate and affirm the intention of the fast.


  • The Blessed Month of Ramadan Has Arrived

    Published on : 08 06 2016

    The lunar month of Ramadan has come. It is the blessed month in which the Qur’an – the Muslim Holy Scripture — was revealed:


  • 5 Ways to Keep Ramadan Momentum Alive

    Published on : 14 07 2015

    Ramadan is almost over, but there are tons of opportunities that you can use to keep the Ramadan spirit. I hope that you will find the following 5 tips handy, especially during the first half of Shawwal (lunar month following Ramadan in the Islamic calendar). This article is based on what is known in behavior […]


  • Prophet Muhammad in the Last Days of Ramadan

    Published on : 11 07 2015

    “Don’t you get bored? How can you stay at home day after day?” How often I have been asked this question!


  • Laylat al-Qadr: Muslims Pray for Peace

    Published on : 08 07 2015

    Preparing for Laylat al-Qadr Muslims the world over are struggling to end the last ten days of Ramadan with special prayers for world peace scheduled to start on the “Night of Power”, Saturday, July 18.