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Cutting Hair/Nails affect Qurbani?

Question: Last year I cut my hair on the 5th day of Dhul Hijja and then I came to know that we should not cut our hair if we intend to do Qurbānī. So was my qurbānī accepted or not? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the …

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Virtues of Qurbani – Excellent Booklet

Click Below for Booklet: Virtues of Qurbaani   Virtues of Qurbaani is a publication of the Jamiatul Ulama (KZN) Talimi Board. The purpose of this booklet is to revive the spirit of Qurbaani in the light of the Qur’aan and the Ahaadith of Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam. A chapter on …

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Important Hajj Places Where Hajj Rites Are Performed

    By: Haqqseeker   PLACES ATTACHED TO MASJID AL-HARAAM   Ka’bah (Baitullah): This is a somewhat cubic structure, which was built by Prophet Abrahim and Ismael by Divine Command. Since then it has become the source of peace and blessings and guidance for all mankind and the pilgrims circle …

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Laylatul Qadr- A detailed explanation

    LAYLATUL QADR – Night of power   Amongst the nights of Ramadhaan, there is one called ‘Laylatul Qadr’,a night that is noted for its greatest blessings. The Noble Qur’an describes it as being greater in blessedness and spiritual virtue than a thousand months, which in turn means that …

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Rules Related To I’tikaf For Women

      QUESTION:   Can a woman perform I’tikaaf for gaining rewards and being close to Allah Subhanawa Ta’ala ? is I’tikaaf by a woman Sunnah or Nafl or Mustahab? if so, which place would be more appropriate for her to do so? Fox example, there are only 2 …

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