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Posts from August 2015

Ruling on taking boyfriends or girlfriends

A question time from Rafeeqee Islamic Mentoring. Join our mentoring today on www.rafeeqee.com JAZAAKUMULLAAHU KHAYRAAN I am deeply in love with a Muslim man and want to marry him. I know that Allah forbids girlfriend-boyfriend relationships, and feel very sorry in my heart for our relationship. I feel that because we have been in this relationship which is abhorred by Allah, he…

15 Tips to Earning Reward from Allaah

1- Avoid Things that Allah has forbidden, including the great sins as well as continually performing the lesser sins, and perform what Allah orders us to perform: The prophet peace be upon him said: “Allah has recorded the good deeds and the evil deeds. Then he made them clear: He who has intended a good deed and does not do it, Allah…

Prophet Muhammad’s [peace be upon him] Letter to Heraclius (Caesar) – The Roman Emperor [MustRead!]

It was narrated on the authority of Ibn ‘Abbas who learned the tradition personally from Abu Sufyan. The latter said: I went out (on a mercantile venture) during the period (of truce) between me and the Messenger of Allah (may peace be upon him). While I was in Syria, the letter of the Messenger of Allah (may peace be upon him) was…

Advice On How To STOP Sin

A man came to Ibrahim ibn Adham, may Allah be pleased with him, and said, “Abu Ishaq, I am unable to control my lower self. Please give me something to help me with it.” “If you accept five conditions,” said Ibrahim, “and are able to put them into practice, your disobedience will not cause you any problem.” “Just tell me what they…

A Special Day In Every Week!

WHY IS FRIDAY SPECIAL? It was narrated that Abu Hurayrah (may Allaah be pleased with him) said: The Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “The best day on which the sun rises is Friday. On it Adam was created, on it he was admitted to Paradise and on it he was expelled therefrom.” …Narrated by Muslim,…

What Should Be Done Before Leaving For Hajj

One of the most important pillars of Islam is hajj. It is a religious duty which is performed by all those Muslims one time in life that fulfills some specific conditions. Hajj is a pilgrimage toward Macca. Before leaving for hajj you should know certain things and you should do those things/actions. You should know about the conditions related to hajj and…

Can a pregnant woman perform Hajj?

Praise be to Allaah. 1 – There is no reason why a pregnant woman should not perform Hajj. A pregnant woman is taahir (pure), she has to pray and fast, and if she is divorced by talaaq, her divorce is acceptable according to the Sunnah. 2 – indeed it is narrated in the Sunnah that Asma’ bint ‘Umays (may Allaah be pleased…

Hajj Pillars and Obligations

Dear readers, our hajj discussion on our blog www.rafeeqee.com/blog has begun. Kindly raise the awareness to your friends and family whether they are going for hajj or not. Learning more about Islam is important to us as Muslims. Jazaakallaahu khayraan. The Hajj pillars (arkaan): 1. Ihraam. 2. Standing in ‘Arafah. 3. Tawaaf al-ifadah. 4. Sa’y. Hajj obligatories (waajibaat): 1. Ihraam from meeqaat…

Why We Need To Learn Arabic…

Arabic is spoken as a mother tongue by between 250 and 400 million people across 25 countries. Over a billion people can read the script even if they can’t understand the language. And Arabic happens to be one of the official languages of the United Nations. Therefore, many people learn the language for formal reasons. At about 1,500 years old, Arabic also…