Monthly Archives: September 2008

Qasida Burda – Masha Allah

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Cartoons insulting Muhammad (saw) republished in Tamil Nadu, India

Insulting the honour of our beloved Messenger (saw) by the newspaper Dinamalar يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آَمَنُوا لَا تَتَّخِذُوا بِطَانَةً مِنْ دُونِكُمْ لَا يَأْلُونَكُمْ خَبَالًا وَدُّوا مَا عَنِتُّمْ قَدْ بَدَتِ الْبَغْضَاءُ مِنْ أَفْوَاهِهِمْ وَمَا تُخْفِي صُدُورُهُمْ أَكْبَرُ قَدْ بَيَّنَّا لَكُمُ الْآَيَاتِ … Continue reading

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Ruling on Wudoo (for ladies)

Removing nail polish before making wudoo If the nail polish forms an impermeable layer that prevents water from reaching the surface of the nail, her wudoo’ is not valid unless she first removes it. If she wears something like henna … Continue reading

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She is pregnant and cannot bow or prostrate

The basic principle concerning the prayer of one who is sick is that he should do whatever he is able to of the essential parts of the prayer, and he does not have to do what he is unable to … Continue reading

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Ruling on the fast of a pregnant woman who is affected by fasting

This question covers three topics:1- The ruling on a pregnant woman breaking her fast in Ramadaan2- The ruling on making up fasts after RamadaanWith regard to the pregnant woman: it is permissible for her not to fast if she fears … Continue reading

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Ramzan Kareem – Complete Guide

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I welcome you, Oh the sacred month of Ramadhan !

With new sprouts of faith emerging in my barren heart, With the Unseen showing the blaze of my Final Goal, With a blissful blend of belief , joy and fear, With a Divine aura overpowering my mind and soul, I … Continue reading

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Importance of Ramadhan

Once more Ramadhan is coming to us with all its blessings. Blessed are those who could welcome this holy month. Last year there were many with us to welcome and to bid farewell. But now they are under the earth. … Continue reading

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Hazrat Owais Qarani

Bismillah ir-Rahman ir-RaheemHadrat Owais al-QaraniRadi Allahu ta’ala anhuby Shaykh Muhammad Sa’id al-Jamal ar-Rifa’i from his book,The Children Around the Table of Allah In a Hadith Qudsi recorded by the Companion Abu Hurayra, may Allah be pleased with him, the Most … Continue reading

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Dua of the fasting person when breaking his fast

What is the du’aa’ that we should say when breaking our fast?. ‘Umar may Allaah be pleased with him said: The Messenger of Allaah Mohammad sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallam ( may Allaah exalt his mention ).(peace and blessings of Allaah … Continue reading

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