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Posts from September 2015

A General Islamic Principle: The Importance of Khushoo In Prayer

One of the fundamental and general Islamic principle which a Muslim must know about if the importance of their khushoo in salaat. Many people prayed their fie daily salaat only to find themselves thinking about their kids, your job, your schoolwork, or even worse, something you saw on TV? Do you find it difficult to have khushoo in prayer? You’re not alone.…

Ten (10) Unique Ways on preparing for Eid Day

By Lekan Yakub Here are my top ten (10) tips on preparing for Eid Day 1 . Make a Ghusl (bath) and dress in clean clothes. 2. Put on a better islamic wear but don’t put on unislamic wears. 3. Go to the eid praying ground as early as possiblr in the morning pray with other Muslims. Listen to the Khutbah (Eid…

A General Islamic Principle or GENERAL GUIDELINE ON HOW TO PRAY THE EID SALAH

As we have been talkng about some general islamic principle and Eid is fast approaching, we wish to remember ourselves of some Ettiquette of Eid as published by Rafeeqee Islamic Mentoring www.rafeeqee.com Etiquette and Sunnahs Of Eid. The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) used to offer the Eid prayers in the prayer-place (musalla). 1 – Doing ghusl before…

Do You Know: The Hairdresser of Pharaoh’s Daughter

It was narrated that Ibn Abbaas (may Allaah be pleased with him) said: The Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “On the night on which I was taken on the Night Journey (Isra), a beautiful fragrance came to me. I said: O Jibreel, what is this beautiful fragrance? He said: This is the fragrance of the…

Teaching Children to Pray – Here are some tips

There is an hadeeth from Abdullah ibn Amr ibn al-Asr, who narrated that the Apostle of Allah (peace be upon him) said, “Command your children to make salah when they become seven years old…” Abu Dawud This does not imply that parents can just begin explaining to their children how to perform salat when they become seven years old. Rather, informal guideline…

Is Hajj accepted from children?

Question: Can children be taken along on Hajj? Will Hajj be recorded for them if I perform the rituals on their behalf, or what?. Answer: Praise be to Allaah. The saheeh Sunnah indicates that a child may do Hajj and be rewarded for it, but that does not count as the “Hajj of Islam” (obligatory Hajj). Muslim (2378) narrated that Ibn ‘Abbaas…

Our Need for Divine Inspiration

People need a divine message to show them Laws of God that will guide them to the right path. Indeed, a divine message is the inspiration and the light of the world, without which the world would certainly be lifeless and man would be plunged into the darkness of ignorance and misguidance! It is for this reason that Almighty God calls His…