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The Way of the Believers after Ramadan – Chapter Three [Part 3]

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10 b. The Qur’an Since giving up the Qur’an always accompanies abstention from standing at night (in prayer), it is the next trace of gratitude that the devil seeks to corrupt for the people of faith.… Continue reading The Way of the Believers after Ramadan – Chapter Three [Part 3]

Islamic Months · Quran · Ramadan

Living with the Qur’an beyond Ramadan

By Hasib Noor It was the last prayer of Ramadan. Isha Prayer on the 29th. The Imam of Makkah did something amazing that struck me. The Imam recited the ayaat that normally many of us hear in reminders and we reflect over at the beginning of Ramadan. He recited, شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ الَّذِي أُنزِلَ فِيهِ الْقُرْآنُ… Continue reading Living with the Qur’an beyond Ramadan

Chasing Jannah · Published Articles

Why Should I Study Qur’an?

“Hey, no! I mean what do you do? For real that is?” asked Tania with exasperation. “I just told you Tania, I study and teach Qur’an,” replied Bisma smilingly. “You have a degree in communications and you have chosen to teach Qur’an? I don’t get it. Why would you waste your education? You were a… Continue reading Why Should I Study Qur’an?

Introduction to Quran · Islamic Months · Ramadan

How to Improve Your Relationship with the Quran

It is recommended for every believing man and woman to recite the Book of Allah, the Quran, often, with due contemplation and understanding. This may be done by using a copy of the Quran or from one’s memory. Allah - the Most High – says كِتَابٌ أَنزَلْنَاهُ إِلَيْكَ مُبَارَكٌ لِّيَدَّبَّرُوا آيَاتِهِ وَلِيَتَذَكَّرَ أُولُو الْأَلْبَابِ “[This… Continue reading How to Improve Your Relationship with the Quran

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

Pearls of Peace from Juz 16

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11,Part 12, Part 13, Part 14, Part 15 Who is Your Child’s Superhero? Another sad reality is that our children, as young as seven and eight years old, know the names of the entire football or cricket team; but… Continue reading Pearls of Peace from Juz 16

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

Pearls of Peace from Juz 15

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11,Part 12, Part 13, Part 14 Spending rightfully وَآتِ ذَا الْقُرْبَىٰ حَقَّهُ وَالْمِسْكِينَ وَابْنَ السَّبِيلِ وَلَا تُبَذِّرْ تَبْذِيرًا “And give to the kindred his due and to the Miskin (poor) and to the wayfarer. But spend not wastefully (your… Continue reading Pearls of Peace from Juz 15

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

Pearls of Peace Juz 14

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11,Part 12, Part 13   Allah’s (subhanahu wa ta’ala) assurance of His Mercy upon His Slaves While Shaytan conspires for our downfall, what does Allah (subhanahu wa ta’ala) assure us of? “Declare (O Muhammad ﷺ) unto My slaves, that… Continue reading Pearls of Peace Juz 14

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

Pearls of Peace from Juz 13

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11, Part 12 Essence of Dhikr What does Dhikrullah (remembrance of Allah (subhanahu wa ta’ala)) entail? Some people confine this to the act of doing Tasbeeh such as: uttering Subhan’Allah and Alhumdulillah. Dhikrullah means to keep Allah (subhanahu wa… Continue reading Pearls of Peace from Juz 13