Du'as · Islamic Months · Ramadan

The Authentic Dua for Iftaar

We have seen so many different du'as either on the television screens or printed in pamphlets and Ramadan calendars, please note that this is the authentic dua that our beloved Prophet salAllahu 'alayhi wa sallam taught us.  O Allah, please allow us to witness another Ramadan and make the most of it. Make this the Ramadan when You cleanse… Continue reading The Authentic Dua for Iftaar

Knowing the Prophet · More Than 1000 Sunnan · Sunnah

[Sunnah Series] Reflecting on the Blessings of Allah

Constantly remember the blessings of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, as the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, “Reflect on the blessings of Allah and do not reflect about *Allah.” [* It means that do not reflect on those things that humans cannot understand, like the reality of Allah’s Attributes, etc.] From the things that are… Continue reading [Sunnah Series] Reflecting on the Blessings of Allah

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Asking Allah for the Good of this World and the Next

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 200 – 202 (Part 2) Part 1 Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala corrects the error of those who only seek dunya and teaches them the right manner of making du’a. The believers should say:   This is a du’a that is praised… Continue reading Asking Allah for the Good of this World and the Next

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Talk about Allah more than You Talk about Yourself or Your Loved Ones

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 200 – 202 (Part 1) In these ayaat, some customs of the days of ignorance have been corrected. One of these was that the pre-Islamic Arabs, after finishing their Hajj rites would hold gatherings to recite poetry and eulogize the achievements… Continue reading Talk about Allah more than You Talk about Yourself or Your Loved Ones

Islamic Months · Juz Summaries · Pearls of Peace · Qur'an Tafseer · Ramadan

Pearls of Peace from Juz 11

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10 Zakat – an Obligatory Charity Allah (subhanahu wa ta’ala) says, “Take Sadaqah (alms) from their wealth in order to purify them and sanctify them with it, and invoke Allah for them. Verily! Your invocations are a source of security for… Continue reading Pearls of Peace from Juz 11

Books · Friday · Worship

The Merits of the Friday Prayer

Abu Huraira radhiAllahu ‘anhu reported the Messenger of Allah salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, “The five prayers and from one Friday prayer to (the next) Friday prayer, is an expiation (of the sins committed in between them) if major sins are not committed.” [Saheeh Muslim, Vol. 1, p. 151-2, # 448] The reward which Allah… Continue reading The Merits of the Friday Prayer