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8 Basic Errors Muslims Make When Paying Zakat Al-Fitr – Shaykh Muhammad AlShareef

Bismillah I feel compelled to put this together because I’ve seen the following errors being committed even since I was a young boy. In sha Allah, you can help me spread the word by sharing this article with your community, friends and family. What is Zakat Al-Fitr? Think “Iftar”, Zakat …

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IN 1 HOUR : Memorize 101 Verses of Qur’an + Climb 101 Levels of Jannah

Bismillah Rabbi Zidnee Ilman “My Lord! Increase me in knowledge.” As the end of Ramadan draws closer we all are at some level suffering from “I did not do enough anxiety attacks”. The goals relating to Qur’an Memorization that we set before Ramadan have materialized only a 40% – 50%. …

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Ramadān Qur’an Gem 18 {25:67}: ”Balanced Spending (Part 3)”

 Bismillah Balanced Spending (Part 3) Who Gets Allah’s Mercy? – Part 3 Please refer to the previous post for the first three categories of Ibad-ur Rahman. Category #4: And those, who, when they spend, are neither extravagant nor niggardly, but hold a medium (way) between those (extremes). {Surat Al-Furqan 25: …

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Ramadan: A Time of Healing for Victims of Sexual Abuse

Bismillah Dearest Sister, Forgive me that I have not written to you sooner, I hope this reaches you in time for Ramadan. I want to share with you my intention for writing to you. It really frustrates me that with the non-Muslim clients I have worked with in Social Work, …

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6 Easy Steps For Preparing For Ramadan

Bismillah Rabbi Zidnee Ilman “My Lord! Increase me in knowledge.” Are we ready for Ramadan? As we are approaching the blessed month of Ramadan with only a few weeks left, what have we done to prepare ourselves for Ramadan? Throughout the year our hearts have been accumulating stains and rusts; …

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10 Things To Avoid Wasting Time In During Last 10 Days Of Ramadan

Bismillah Rabbi Zidnee Ilman ”My Lord! Increase me in knowledge.” 30 days – Maximum. 28 days -Minimum.  That’s all the time you have to make use of in the most blessed month of the year, Ramadan. 11 months we’ve been swinging in the ups and downs of productivity, in seeking …

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Ramadan Action Plan For Pregnant & Breastfeeding Mothers

Bismillah The much awaited month of Ramadan is a blessing for muslims all over the world. Be it young, old, male or female. We all wait to earn its high rewards and try to make the most of it. But each year is different, we have exams, sicknesses, diseases, travelling, …

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10 Things You Need To Know About Eid-ul-Fitr

Bismillah Rabbi Zidnee Ilman ”My Lord! Increase me in knowledge.” EID…The word itself brings a smile on the face of every Muslim. After a month of fasting and intense spiritual renewal and conscience building, the most awaited occasion by the Muslims is that of Eid. The Prophet (صلى الله عليه …

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Ramadān Qur’an Gem 11 {3:159}: ”Being Leniant”

 Bismillah Being Leniant And by the Mercy of Allah, you (Rasulallah s.a.w.) dealt with them gently. And had you been severe & harsh-hearted, they would have broken away from about you; so pass over (their faults) & ask (Allah’s) Forgiveness for them & consult them in the affairs… {Surat Ali-‘Imran …

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Ramadān Qur’an Gem 10 {3: 135} : “Characteristics of Al-Muttaqun, The People of Taqwa (Part 4)”

 Bismillah Characteristics of Al-Muttaqun, the People of Taqwa (Part 4) And those who, when they have committed Fahishah or wronged themselves with evil, remember Allah & ask forgiveness for their sins & none can forgive sins but Allah – And do not persist in what (wrong) they have done, while …

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