Monthly Archives: May 2016

General Islamic Principle: 15th of Shabaan, Any Significance?

Specifying the day of the 15th of Sha’baan by fasting or reciting the Qur’aan or performing naafilah prayers Question: We see some people specifying the 15th of Sha’baan with particular supplications and reciting the Qur.aan and performing naafilah prayers. So what is the correct position concerning this, and may Allaah reward you with good? Response: […]

Teach your daughters the value of modesty (haya) at an early age

Teach your daughters the value of modesty (haya) at an early age: Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen (may Allah have mercy on him) was asked: We often see in women’s gatherings girls and young girls, around the age of seven years, wearing short or tight clothes, or strange haircuts, or haircuts for small girls that […]

Learn What Imam Says Before Slaat(prayer)

Incase you’re not aware of what an Imam says before he starts the salah, below is a list with their translation…. 1. Istawoo (استووا): Straighten up (Sahih Muslim) 2. Tarassoo (تراصوا): pack up (Sahih Bukhari) 3. Sawwoo Sufoofakum (سووا صفوفكم): Straighten your rows (Bukhari & Muslim) 4. I’tadiloo (اعتدلوا): Up right (Abu Dawoud, weak Isnaad) […]