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Azaan for a newborn

  Nasihah (Advice): Azaan in the ears of a child   Ubaidullah bin Abi Rafi Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that his father said: “I saw Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam say the Azaan in the ear of Al-Hasan bin ‘Ali – when he was born to Fatimah – the Azaan of Salaah …

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This Is What Screen Time Really Does to Kids’ Brains

  Liraz Margalit Ph.D.Behind Online Behavior Too much at the worst possible age can have lifetime consequences.   Screen time is an inescapable reality of modern childhood, with kids of every age spending hours upon hours in front of iPads, smartphones and televisions. That’s not always a bad thing: Educational apps …

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True Story to Learn Lessons from – Eye Opener

TRUE STORY TO LEARN SOME LESSONS FROM. It’s happening to many brothers and sisters and can happen to you. Don’t waste your time with anyone till you are ready to marry. Read through the question and the advice given please. Question: Assalaamu Alaikum SHEIKH, I am currently in a very …

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10 Must Do Acts for Your Child

    Express Your Emotions Telling the child how you feel about her behaviour develops the child’s emotional intelligence and strengths relations. Expressing your emotions include your expectations “I expect you to be kind to your little brother”. Negative emotions should target actions not the person of the child. For …

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Eat smart this Ramadhaan!

  By Umme Faatimah (B.Dietetics Univ. of Pretoria) eislam.co.za Many of us have developed a culture of indulgent eating… lavish five course Sunday lunches, daily indulgent snacks and more! The Holy Quraan states: “…..and eat and drink but do not waste by extravagance, certainly HE (Allah) does not like those  …

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WESTERN EDUCATION “OBSESSION”!!!

  Unfortunately as Muslims we prefer western secular education over Divine Shariah Islamic Education and Knowledge of ALLAH and Nabi  صلى الله عليه و سلم. We will send our children to school 5 days a week minumum from 7am to 3 pm for 12 years and then university for another 6 …

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Wrongly Titled: ” World Child Protection Week “

By Maulana Khalid Dhorat Many days and weeks of the year of the modern calendar are dedicated to remembering the plight of the oppressed and the most vulnerable in our society. Unfortunately, all of them are wrongly titled. We have “National Labour Day,” it’s wrongly titled. We have “National Women’s …

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Children’s Behaviour

Correspondence of Hazrat Moulana Yunus Patel Saheb (rahimahullah) Letter: As Salaamu ‘alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakaatuh Respected Maulana, Can you please give me a wazeefah for my children? My daughter is five years old and my son is two years old. I am worried about their behaviour, especially my daughter, …

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Things to consider when naming children and even adults

By: Mufti Taqi Usmani and M Rafeeq Hathurani Source: beautifulislam.net muslimvillage. It is the infant’s vested right to be honoured with a good name. When choosing a name for the child, it should be done with the intention that the child will be blessed with the barakah of that name. …

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Addict?

 http://www.uswatulmuslimah.co.za/ “Cornell Information Science published research earlier this month that looked at (among other things) the difficulty some people have in quitting Facebook and other social networks. They even have a label for the failure to quit: “social media reversion.” The study used data from a site called 99DaysofFreedom.com, which encourages people to …

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