Category: Ramadan

What is Ramadan? and When is Ramadan?
What is Fasting? and Why do Muslims fast Ramadan?
What should you do in Ramadan
What you should not do in Ramadan
What happens in Ramadan

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What is Ramadan?

Ramadan is derived from the Arabic root word ramida or ar-ramad denoting intense scorching heat and dryness, especially the ground. From the same root there is ramadaa, sunbaked sand, and dthe famous proverb: “Kal Mustajeer minar Ramadaa binnar”...

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I’tikaaf Definition & Benefits

Definition I’tikaaf means staying in the mosque for a specific purpose, which is to worship Allah, may He be glorified. It is prescribed in Islam and is mustahabb according to the consensus of the...

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Prophetic Reflections on Ramadan

A collection of Ahadeeth compiled and translated by Dr. Bilal Philips 1. Aboo Umaamah said: I came to Allaah’s Messenger (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and asked, “Instruct me to do something which will put...

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Goals of Fasting

The acts of worship that the Muslims practice seek to achieve certain goals and benefits that Allah wants His slaves to acquire knowledge in them and to comprehend and achieve them. Among these acts...

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Health Guidelines

Dr. Farouk Haffejee This article provides useful advice on how to avoid some common problems encountered in Ramadan. If followed, it would enable one to fast comfortably and enjoy fully the spiritual benefits of...

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Du’a and Forgiveness

DU’AS OF A FASTING PERSON The Prophet (pbuh) said, “There are three whose supplication is not rejected, one who has just ended a fast, a just imam, and one who has been wronged whose...

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Ramadan The Month of Love

{loadposition google_ad1} To many of you reading this the title may seem absurd, and may have even caught you off-guard, as love generally is not associated with the month of worship and blessing. Yet,...

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Ramadan Rulings for Women

Written by Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih Aal ‘Uthaymeen This is an extract of the rulings related to Ramadaan for women from Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih Aal ‘Uthaymeen’s rulings on female bleeding entitled Ithnaani wa...