• The Prophet in Ramadan

    Published on : 03 08 2012

    It was Muhammad, may the mercy and blessings of God be upon him, who made us raise our eyes from the dust beneath to view the glory of the starry heavens above. It was Muhammad who led us from the depths of darkness to the grandeur of the light of God.


  • Ramadan: A Training of Spiritual Endurance

    Published on : 26 07 2012

    In the greatest month of the year, the blessed month of Ramadan, we turn to our Lord with heavy hearts consumed by the challenges we face as Muslims living in the West, and consumed by the overwhelming struggles that have befallen our brethren across the world as they strive to rebuild societies that have deteriorated […]


  • Lessons from Ramadan

    Published on : 22 08 2011

    It is always good to ponder the true meaning of our religious practices. The month of Ramadan has started and almost 1.5 billion Muslims around the globe are fasting, taking part in an individual and spiritual journey as well as a communal religious celebration. Ramadan is a time to come back to our selves; to […]


  • Food Habits Tips during Ramadhan

    Published on : 07 08 2011

    Come Ramadhan, our diet is radically altered. Our meals get condensed in mornings and evenings, with no intake in-between for an extended period of time. For some of us, the intake of oily foods skyrockets. These changes in diet aren’t well received by everyone.


  • Keeping Our Cool in Ramadan

    Published on : 02 08 2011

    The Prophet (peace be upon him) said: “Fasting is a shield – one who fasts does not use obscenities or act in an ignorant manner. If someone argues with you or insults you, say: ‘I am fasting, I am fasting’.” [Sahîh al-Bukhârî (1795)]


  • How We Can Calculate Amount of Sadqah-e-Fitar?

    Published on : 02 09 2010

    Question: Please explain how we can calculate amount of Sadqah-e-Fitar (Fitrah before Eid Salah) If a)  In case of Saudi Arabia and using wheat flour of SR 4 / kg as a general food.


  • Maximize the last 10 days of Ramadan

    Published on : 01 09 2010

    Laylatul Qadr (the Night of Power) is described in the Quran as, {better than a thousand months} [Al-Qadr 97:3] {لَيْلَةُ الْقَدْرِ خَيْرٌ مِّنْ أَلْفِ شَهْرٍ} القدر:٣Transliteration: Laylatu Al-Qadri Khayrun Min ‘Alfi Shahrin


  • 18 Reasons Why Muslims Should Fast in Ramadan

    Published on : 31 08 2010

    O ye who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that ye may (learn) self-restraint. [Quran 2:183]. Ramadan is a month of fasting and prayers for the Muslims. The fast consists of total abstinence from food and drink from dawn to dusk. There is, however, a greater significance […]


  • During Fasting Leave All Evils

    Published on : 29 08 2010

    Muslim brothers and sisters! After prayer the second obligatory duty which every Muslim is required toper- form is that of fasting during the month of Ramadan.


  • Sadaqat-ul-Fitr

    Published on : 28 08 2010

    1. Sadaqatul fitr is wajib on the following persons: (1) the person upon whom zakaat is wajib, (2) the person upon whom zakaat is not wajib but who has wealth equal to the nisaab of zakaat over and above his basic needs. This is irrespective of whether the wealth is for the purposes of trade […]