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What is Ramadan 0

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”...

I'tikaf in Ramadan 0

With the Prophet (pbuh) in his I’tikaaf

The Prophet, Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him, did I’tikaaf during the first ten days of Ramadhan, then in the middle ten days, seeking Laylat al-Qadr, then it became clear to him...

I'tikaf in Ramadan 0

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...

Ramadan with the prophet Muhammad 0

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...

Goals of fasting Ramadan 0

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...

Ramadan Forgiveness 0

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...

Muslim Women in Ramadan 0

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...

Diet during Ramadan 0

Diet During Ramadan

Abstract: It is a globally recognized and foremost part of dietary guidelines that eating a variety of food using principles of moderation and balance. This is particularly true during the Islamic month of Ramadan...