Abu Humzah

Did he not reach Ramadan, fast and pray with such and such number of prostrations in the year?’

Talha ibn ‘Ubaydallah (radhiallahu `anhu) reported that two men came to the Prophet (sallallahu `alayhi wa sallam) who had accepted Islam at the same time. One of them used to partake in Jihad more-so than the other, and so (one day) he fought in a battle and was martyred therein. The other remained behind him for another year, and then …

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A Short Biography of Prophet Muhammad صلى الله عليه و سلم

Prophet Muhammad was born in 570 CE (Common Era) in the city of Mecca in the Arabian Peninsula, part of modern day Saudi Arabia. As his father had died shortly after marriage, his grandfather ‘Abd al-Muttalib became his guardian. ‘Abd al-Muttalib was the respected head of the clan of Hashim and the tribe of Quraysh, to which his clan belonged. …

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The Story of Yusuf عليه السلام: The Dream of the Two Young Men in the Prison Imam as-Sa’di

Benefits Derived from the Story of Yusuf The Dream of the Two Young Men As for the dream of the two young men, where one of them said: وَدَخَلَ مَعَهُ السِّجْنَ فَتَيَانِ ۖ قَالَ أَحَدُهُمَا إِنِّي أَرَانِي أَعْصِرُ خَمْرًا ۖ وَقَالَ الْآخَرُ إِنِّي أَرَانِي أَحْمِلُ فَوْقَ رَأْسِي خُبْزًا تَأْكُلُ الطَّيْرُ مِنْهُ ‘Verily, I saw myself (in a dream) pressing wine.’ …

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COMPLETE RECITATION OF QURA'N IN ONE SITTING

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What is the ruling if a talaaq is issued with the words ''OUR MARRIGE IS OVER''?

Question: What is the ruling if a talaaq is issued with the words ”OUR MARRIGE IS OVER”? Answer: If a talaaq is issued with the words ”OUR MARRIGE IS OVER”this would fall under Kinaayaat [indirect words of talaaq]. If these words were uttered with the intention of talaaq then one talaaq raj’ee[revocable talaaq] will fall. If a few talaaqs were …

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10 Questions And Answers On Islamic Monotheism

Q1 Who is your Rubb? (the Lord,the Creator etc). A. My Rubb is Allah Who has created me and all that exists. He nourishes me and all creatures by His Bounties. Q.2. What is your religion? A. My religion is Islam, which is submission and obedience to the Order oF Allah and His Messenger with love, hope and fear. Q.3. …

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Nikah in the Month of Muharram/Safar

read time: 3 min Question and Answer Q. I would like to know if it is permissible to marry in the month of muharram/safar as i am planning a nikah in the month of December in which Muharam/Safar does fall, i have been told that it is not permissible to marry in those months, please could u clarify this for …

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Recitation Behind The Imaam

Q:- Is it permissible for a Hanafi Muqtadi (person following the Imaam) to persist in reading (making Qirât) whilst performing Salât behind the Imaam? Is it necessary for the Muqtadi to make his own Qirât (i.e. seperately) or will the Qirât of the Imaam suffice for him? A:- According to the Hanafi Mazhab, it is not permissible for the Muqtadi …

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MISWAK: A FORGOTTEN SUNNAH

Islam taught us 14 centuries ago treatment methods regarding dental health that modern medicine has only recently started to introduce. The miswak, which has a great effect on dental health, is the best teeth-cleaning tool with its easy-to-use quality. Using a miswak is highly beneficial for the prevention of tooth decay. The medical book entitled Larousse Illustré Medical says: “All …

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The virtues of fasting & the fast of Monday & Thursday!

Bismillaah wa-Hamdulillaah was-salaatu was-salaamu ‘alaa rasoolilaah The virtues of fasting are immense, and a number of saheeh ahaadeeth state this, such as the following: Fasting is something which is just for Allaah, and Allaah will give multiple rewards without measure for it. The hadeeth says: “[Allaah says:] Fasting is Mine and it is I Who give reward for it.” (Al-Bukhaari, …

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