Category: Ramadan & Fasting

Ramadan Mubarak Ramadan Kareem

Monday 05/06/2019 is the 1st Day of the blessed Month of Ramadan – Tarwaeeh at ISWM will start  on Sunday 05/05/2019 May Allah make the month Ramad an  full of blessings upon you , your family and all brothers and…

Do not Break Your Fast (+Cartoon)

Narrated Abu Huraira: The Prophet said, “Whoever fasted the month of Ramadan out of sincere Faith (i.e. belief) and hoping for a reward from Allah, then all his past sins will be forgiven, and whoever stood for the prayers in…

Ramadan & Children

Ramadan is here again. How are we preparing our children to embrace it? have any new ideas for them? Any novel way to communicate to our children the meaning of this blessed month? Ramadan is the month the Qur’ân was…

A Ramadan etiquette guide for non-Muslims

It’s Ramadan, the holiest month of the Muslim calendar. But what if you’re not a Muslim — just a caring, considerate person. Is there anything you should do so you don’t come across as insensitive to your fasting friends in the US? Short answer: No. Long answer: No. But you can earn some cool points if you follow these 10 tips….more: CNN

BBC: Ramadan: Five things you may not know

Left to right; two men break eat together, a gridlocked street in Dubai, a street vendor sells datesOne of the five pillars of Islam, Ramadan is a religious obligation for all healthy adult Muslims who are able to fast from sunrise to sunset.

Muslims believe that the Koran was first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad during Ramadan. To mark this sacred occasion, they go without food and liquids, smoking and having sex during daylight hours for a month.

But what are some of the lesser known facts about one of the biggest festivals in the Muslim calendar?  BBC

 

WALK IN THE RAIN TO END HUNGER ( RAMADAN WALK)

Ramadan is the holiest month for Muslims. Every year, Muslims around the world fast during daylight hours, but what is it really about? Ramadan gives Muslims numerous opportunities to draw closer to Allah , the Almighty God, and be more generous towards people; giving charity, teaching people, helping…

FASTING FOREVER!

Abu Hurayrah (may Allaah be pleased with him) said: “My Most Beloved  –  i.e., the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him- advised me to do three things which I will never give up until I die: fasting three days each month, praying Duha, and sleeping after praying Witr.” (al-Bukhaari)