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Is it permissible to adopt a child in Islam?

Question Do the rules of purdah apply when one has adopted a child? Also, is inheritance and other issues the same as with a biological child? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is permissible to adopt a child according …

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10 Reasons Your Child Should Be Outside Right Now

It shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone that kids these days just aren’t getting outside very much. Drive through any suburban neighborhood on a Saturday and the groups of bicycling youngsters and impromptu street football games that were so common just a couple of decades ago just aren’t there. …

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Cereals are Unhealthy

Cereal sugar rush test If you think breakfast cereal is healthy, read the fine print. Most cereals had more than 12g of sugar per 100g serving – too much to be considered healthy. Times read the labels on more than 50 of the popular breakfast cereals on the shelves of …

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The Most Touching Conversation

by Ink Of Faith Recently, I have been going through the Greatest Mums of all times series, and in there, one of the Ustaadh’s mentioned a beautiful story about a beautiful woman, wife, mother and servant of Allah. It is said to be one of the most touching conversations between …

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I fail.

Sameera Hameed She embraces me like she’s receiving me for the first time every time I come home. Says ‘Ah! It wasn’t nice without you!!You went away for sooo long!’ Hugs me tight and lets me in. When actually, I had only been out for a few hours…I thought it …

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Start with Yourself!

 idealmuslimah.co.za Mother of Shaikh Nizaamuddeen Awliyaa (rahimahullah) – Part One Shaikh Nizaamuddeen Awliyaa (rahimahullah) was a great scholar and famous sage of the 7th century. Thousands had accepted Islam and repented at his hands. Even the kings and monarchs would visit him for du‘aas and blessings. The world has seen very …

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Muslims and Birthday Parties – Into the lizard’s hole?

Bint Ahmed Sulaymaan – Cii Radio | 15 Rabi uth Thani 143606 February 2015 “Spoiler Alert – Children’s birthday parties are getting more and more extravagant.” A heading from an article onSlate.com recently read after a five year old British boy was sent an invoice to cover the cost of his nonappearance …

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Conjugal relations during Pregnancy

  Nasihah (Advice): Guarding secrets   Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam said: “One of the worst people in the sight of Allah on the day of Resurrection will be a person who engages in conjugal relations with his wife and she with him and he then discloses this secret of hers.” …

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ADD/ADHD

An alternative to Ritalin According to ADHASA, ADHD is believed to affect 10% of the South Africa population, and is prevalent in every ethnic and socio-economic cluster. According to the Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Support Group of Southern Africa (ADHASA), ADHD is believed to affect 10% of the South Africa …

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