• 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.  


  • Just a Few More Days to Ramadhan:What Should You Do?

    Published on : 07 07 2015

    Our beloved Prophet said: “Ramadan has come to you. It is a blessed month that Allah The Almighty prescribed fasting during it and wherein the gates of heavens are open, the gates of Hell are shut, and the rebellious devils are chained. Allah placed a night, which is better than one thousand months, in this […]


  • The Last Ten Nights of Ramadan – Don’t Miss!

    Published on : 06 07 2015

    The last ten nights of Ramadan are very special. The first of these nights occurs on the eve of the 21st day of Ramadan. In other words, it is the night that commences after the completion of the 20th day of fasting.


  • The House During Ramadan

    Published on : 04 07 2015

    One of the favors that Allah could bestow upon a Muslim is to prolong his life until he reaches the month of Ramadan and then enables him to fast it and pray the optional night prayers during it. Rewards for good deeds in this month are multiplied; ranks are elevated; and Allah frees many people […]


  • Forgiveness: The Gift in the Middle of Ramadan

    Published on : 02 07 2015

    Forgiveness has been a recurring theme throughout the realm of creation.