Category: Ramadan & Fasting

How is Eid al-Fitr Celebrated?

  During the month of Ramadan, Muslims observe a strict fast and participate in pious activities such as charitable giving and peace-making. It is a time of intense spiritual renewal for those who observe it. At the end of Ramadan,…

Two Occasions For Joy

Abû Hurayrah relates that the Prophet (peace be upon him) said: “Allah says: ‘Every deed of the child of Adam is for himself, except for fasting. It is for Me and I shall reward it.’ Fasting is a shield, so…

I‘tikaaf

Ramadhaan is a wonderful season for those who seek salvation and endeavor to free themselves from Hell. The month is distinguished by verification of the acts of worship, multiplication of rewards and the descent of mercies. From the other distinguishing…

Ramadhaan & Zuhd

 Zuhd what does it mean? Az-Zuhd, in the Arabic language, the language of Islam, entails abandoning a matter while despising it and while belittling its significance, so that one will exchange it for what is more significant. Imam Az-Zuhry also…

Ramadhaan’s Generosity

Spending charity removes sins as water extinguishes fire … charity extinguishes the wrath of Allaah… charity shades the person on the Day of Resurrection. There are many other great virtues for spending in charity, and since the month of Ramadhaan is…

Tips to Control Anger (+ Cartoon)

n a hadith narrated by Abu Hurairah in Sahih Al-Bukhari, a man came to the Prophet (peace be upon him) and told him: “O Messenger of God, give me an advice” The Prophet (peace be upon him) told him “Do…