Ramadhan

Eid Mubarak

eid

(27/7/2014) RAMADAN – MONTH OF FASTING.Muslims across the world are at this time preparing to end their fasts of Ramadan and looking forward to observing the joyous day of ‘Eid-ul-Fitr’.  Fitr means to break fast or to refrain from fasting. Hence the Eid (Arabic word, associated with festival) after the fasts of Ramadan is called Eid-ul-Fitr, as it is the ... Read More »

Giving Alms

sadakah tul fitr

(26/7/2014) RAMADAN – MONTH OF FASTING After the fasts of Ramadan Muslims celebrate the day called Eid-ul-Fitr. It is the day of rejoicing after the completion of fasting. On this occasion of happiness, as a sign of gratitude one has to give a specific amount in alms, which is called Sadaqatul-Fitr, to purify and obtain complete blessings for the fasts ... Read More »

Jumma – Friday Congregational Prayers

jummah

(25/7/2014) RAMADAN – MONTH OF FASTING Eid-ul-Fitr is celebrated at the end of Ramadan, but each week there is an Eid – the Eid of Friday, when Muslims are exhorted to leave off their trade and attend the Friday congregational prayers. At these prayers, unlike at any of the other daily prayers on any other day of the week, the ... Read More »

Laylatul Qadr- The Night of Power

night of power

(24/7/2014) RAMADAN – MONTH OF FASTING Almighty God in His infinite Mercy has favoured us in so many ways. Such blessings that we cannot possibly enumerate nor show sufficient gratitude to the Almighty. Amongst the many blessings include a very special gift in this month of Ramadan; Laylatul Qadr- The Night of Power. It is an opportunity to gain closeness ... Read More »

Mercy

mercy

(21/7/2014) RAMADAN – MONTH OF FASTING. In 23 short years, the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, spread monotheism throughout the peninsula, unified warring tribes, taught the honor of women, and established that all people were equal in the sight of God.  He elevated the low and lowered the arrogant that they meet in that middle place known as brotherhood.  ... Read More »