Category Archives: Miscellaneous

The Importance of Breastfeeding Your Child

By Lekan Yakub Assalaamualykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh, As part of our Islamic mentoring activities on our website www.rafeeqee.com, I will like to share with you a short article on the importance of breastfeeding your child. Kindly read and share with others please. As a parent, one of the first right your child has over […]

Short Reminder for You & Me

Another episode from the Rafeeqee Islamic Mentoring series…Reminder for the heedless & Knowledge for the ignorant Ahkâm (Legal status according to Islamic law) There are five kinds of ahkâm.They are: 1) Wâjib (compulsory) example ; As-salawâtul maktuubah (5 daily prayers) 2) Mustahabb (desirable but not compulsory) example ; using siwâk (tooth stick) before ablution/prayer. 3) […]

General Islamic Principle: The Need to say: Astaghfirullah!

Imam Al-Qurtubi wrote in his tafseer: A man complained to Al-Hasan about a drought, and he said to him: “Pray to Allah for forgiveness.” Another man complained to him of poverty and he said to him: “Pray to Allah to forgive you.” Another man said to him: “Pray to Allah to bless me with a […]