Archive: August, 2011

The Essence of Ramadan

Posted by Administrator - August 22, 2011 - Islamic Faith
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Muslims throughout the world are now observing Ramadan, the Muslim month of fasting in accordance with the dictates of the Qur’an – the Muslim Holy Scripture, in which they are commanded by Allah: O ye who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that ye may (learn) self-restraint […]

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LAILATUL QADR : THE NIGHT OF POWER

Posted by Administrator - August 19, 2011 - Islamic Faith
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Qadr means honour and dignity. Lailatul Qadr means the night of honour and dignity. It is this night in which the first Divine Revelation came to the Prophet sallalahu alayhi wasallam, when he was in prayer in the cave of Hira. Since this night enjoys the honour of having the first revelation brought to the […]

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This Ramadhan, Do It Right

Posted by Administrator - August 13, 2011 - Islamic Faith
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It usually hits me around the 10th night of Ramadan, when the first third of the month, the days of Mercy, have passed. The month is not nearly over, but I find myself looking back and feeling under-accomplished. The Ramadan “Plan” that I had written up during Sha’ban was a hefty one, detailing every action, […]

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Welcoming Ramadhan

Posted by Administrator - August 3, 2011 - Islamic Faith
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Ramadhan is a very important part of every Muslim’s life. Ramadhan is the month of giving and mercy, and during this month Allah blesses the believers with forgiveness and great reward. This is a time to stop and contemplate, to look inwards and out, it is a time to set our goals. We should ask […]

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