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Works & Supplications During Pregnancy!

here are many actions and supplications that have been mentioned by scholars based on the experience of the pious people of the past. They include the following: Actions Remain punctual on the five obligatory Ṣalāh and perform as many non-obligatory prayers. (Click here for 10 tips to wake up for Fajr Salah). Supplicate and remember Allah as much as possible. ... Read More »

The dark flames of social media have entered our homes

He sits hunched over his laptop with a smile plastered over his bearded face. It is 1 am and his wife is sleeping peacefully after a tiring day of being a superwoman homemaker.He enthusiastically replies to her suggestive messages.He is a 40 year old father,a husband and a son yet he feels like a giddy teen as he chats to ... Read More »

Dua When it is Raining!

Dua when it is raining. اللَّهُمَّ صَيِّبًا نَافِعًا Translation O Allah, may it be a beneficial rain. Transliteration allaahumma ṣayyiban naafi‛aa Sources: Sahih-Al-Bukhari No# 1032 Read More »


Although the month of Muharram is a sacred month as a whole, the 10th of Muharram is the most sacred among all its days. The day is named ‘Aashurah’. It is one of the most important and blessed days of Allah Ta’ala in the Islamic calendar. This day has been accepted as having deep significance. Evidence of its significance has ... Read More »

Ahle Bayt & Karbala!

It is commonly known that the people most beloved to a person are his family and progeny. As Mu’mineen we follow Nabi (Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam). If we take closer look at the Mubarak life of Nabi (Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam) we will find that Nabi (Sallallahu Alayhi wa sallam) also had a lot of love for the Ahlul Bayt ... Read More »

Muharram & Aashura

THE SACRED MONTHS From among the months of the Islaamic year, the “Ashurul Hurum” (Sacred Months) enjoy a greater significance. Hafiz Ibn Katheer (Radhiallahu-anhu) has quoted the saying of Hadhrat Qatadah (Radhiallahu-anhu) in his famous tafseer. He writes: Allah Ta’ala has indeed distinguished some of His Creation from among man and Jinn, He has chosen Messengers. He has granted special ... Read More »

Udhiyah [Qurbānī]

Virtues Of Udhiyah [Qurbānī] • Udhiyah is a practice commanded by Allāh ta‘ālā: … So turn in prayer towards your Lord and sacrifice (animals). (108:2) • There is nothing dearer to Allāh ta‘ālā during the days of udhiyah than the sacrificing of animals. The sacrificed animal shall come on the Day of Judgement with its horns, hair, and hooves (to ... Read More »

Opening of the new academic block!

Date: Saturday 13th August 2016 Time : Immediately after Asr, (Azaan 16:00) Venue: Darul Uloom Musjid Guest Speakers: Ml Shabbeer Ahmed Sallojee Saheb Ml Haroun Abbas Umar Saheb Ml Ayub Kachwee Saheb Meals will be served after Maghrib Ladies Facilities Provided Read More »

Hajj & Umrah Questions.

Question 1. Can I be a Mahram for my mother in law for umrah? 2. Which is more virtuous, to perform multiple umrahs or doing more tawaaf? 3. Can I carry a backpack on my back while in Ihram? 4.In Makkah can a lady read salaah with the haram jamaat but from the hotel room? 5.Can a lady make tawaaf ... Read More »

Hajj: Invitation or Accreditation?

A Deep Yearning to Perform Hajj Hajj is one of the fundamental pillars of Islām. Rasūlullāh sallallāhu ‘alayhi wasallam has said: “Islām is founded on five (pillars): bearing witness that there is no deity except Allāh and that Muhammad is the Messenger of Allāh, establishing salāh, paying zakāh, performing hajj and fasting in the month of Ramadhān.” (Al-Bukhārī) Hajj is ... Read More »