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It is sinful to celebrate Valentine’s Day

بسم الله والصلاة والسلام على رسول الله

Why Muslims Should Not Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

This question may be answered in several ways:  Continue reading

February 12, 2017 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Know Your Hijrah. Do Your Hijrah!

Two hadeeths, in relation to Hijrah, stand out distinctly.

These two great sayings of the glorious Messenger of Allah – Prophet Muhammad, sal-lal-laahu-alaihi-wa-sallam – in fact set the Agenda for the New Year.

They set the agenda for every New Year. Every New Month. Every New Week. Every New Day. Every New Moment!

If you care about your Islam, you will value them in your life.

So happy New Year to you, and to every moment of your life. Continue reading

October 16, 2015 Posted by | Islamic Months, New Year | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ruling on celebrating the Night of Israa and Mi`raaj

While interacting with my students, when I told them that there is no value attached to celebrating the Night of Israa and Me’raaj, some students asked: Sir, why then Muslim governments declare holiday on this occasion? It is to commemorate the occasion, not celebrate it.

Well, I thought of sharing this beautiful piece of information with you, dear readers.  Continue reading

June 1, 2013 Posted by | Islamic Months, Isra and Me'raj | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Hadeeth References on Sacrifice and Eid al Adhaa :)

Bringing to you two significant references from sahihayn, Sahih Al Bukhari and Sahih al Muslim, related to Sacrifice on Eid al Adhaa. Download e-books in pdf, Inshaa’Allah…  Continue reading

October 23, 2012 Posted by | E-books, Hajj related | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment