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Valentines of Lies & Heartbreak!

      Every February, the Media goes into hyperdrive promoting love and affection. The actual reality is that they care little about increasing love between husband and wife, but more about promoting Zina. It is simply a western concept of legitimizing Zina and a marketing strategy to fleece you …

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Debts before Umrah!

  While the performing of Umrah is optional Ibaadah of great reward, the payments of debts must necessarily come first. In the Hadith we have been cautioned against neglecting the payment of debts to such an extent that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam has stated, “Every sin of the martyr …

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THE DAY OF AASHURA & HISTORICAL EVENTS

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 …

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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 …

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Blessed are the Guests of Allah

The guests of Allah are returning after fulfilling the rites of Haj. They return, Allah willing, purified from their sins of the past.THE PAST IS NO MORE ‘Amr Ibn Al-‘Aas (ra) narrated: “When Islam entered my heart, I went to the Messenger of Allāh and said: “Give me your hand …

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10 Guidelines for the Day of Jumu‘ah

by Shaykh Mawlānā Muhammad Saleem Dhorat hafizahullāh Of the many blessings and gifts of Allāh ta‘ālā is the bounty of special seasons and places, during which and where the rewards of good deeds are multiplied to such extents known only to Allāh ta‘ālā. One such moment is the day of Friday, a day …

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THE VIRTUES MONTH OF ZIL HIJJAH

  By E ISLAM TEAM   Importance of First 10 Days of Zil Hijjah The Takbeeraat of Tashreeq Fasting on the day of Arafah(9 Zil Hijjah) Qurbani / Udhiyya IMPORTANCE OF FIRST TEN DAYS OF ZIL-HIJJAH       The first ten days of Zul Hijjah are among the most …

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The First Ten Days of Dhul-Hijjah

by Shaykh Mawlānā Muhammad Saleem Dhorat hafizahullāh Significance of the First Ten Days of Dhul Hijjah 1. Allah has taken oath of ten nights in Sūrah Al-Fajr. According to the majority of the commentators of Qur’ān, the nights are those of the (first) ten days of Dhul Hijjah. 2. Abdullah Ibne ‘Abbās radiyallāhu ‘anhu related …

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Hajj: A Journey of love

by Islamic Spirituality [These are the rough notes of Cii talk given by Shaykh Kamaluddin Ahmed db ) Everything in the world has an attraction towards something. Even the physicist will tell you every single object in the universe has an attraction towards another object in the universe. If even an …

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