As the UAE is observing 2016 as the Year of Reading, the Islamic Affairs Ministry thought it to be appropriate to inform the Muslim masses through the first Friday of the Year.
Hence Reading, Key to Sciences was the theme of today’s Friday sermon in the UAE. Continue reading
Dear brothers & sisters, Assalamu Alaikum.
Presenting the Tafseer of verses 9 to 11 of Surah al Jumu’ah by Allamah Ibn Kathir. Continue reading
Dear brothers and sisters, Assalamu Alaikum.
Whenever I Enter this Cave, I Come Out with Treasure. Subhanallah.
Surah al Kahf consists of many Verbs of Movement, Striving and Endeavor – أفعال الحركة والسعى
This Surah for sure calls for harakah on the part of Muslims.
Life must be dynamic, not static.
Active, not passive. Energetic, not lethargic.
This Surah starts by giving glad tidings to the Believers Who Do Righteous Deeds that they will have a good reward وَيُبَشِّرَ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ الَّذِينَ يَعْمَلُونَ الصَّالِحَاتِ and ends with the Command: Do Righteous deeds فَلْيَعْمَلْ عَمَلًا صَالِحًا Continue reading
Surah al Kahf is an encyclopedia in itself! Subhanallaah!
As we read and understand the Surah, we come across four different aspects of Dawah.
Dawah is to call people to Islam, to advise people about what is Right and what is wrong, to remind those who have forgotten their duties and to stand up against injustice and oppression. Continue reading
Dear brothers and sisters, Assalamu Alaikum.
As Friday and Surah al Kahf are intimately connected, I am presenting a simple but meaningful presentation on this lesson-rich Surah.
May Allah bless the one who made this presentation. Continue reading
The story of Ya’juuj and Ma’juuj (Gog and Magog) in Surah al Kahf is not only interesting but it also has many lessons for us.
Many Muslims read Surah al Kahf on Fridays, and blessed are those who try to understand and ponder over its teachings.
I came across an interesting Question and Answer on Gog and Magog, and would like to re-post here for the benefit of all readers. Continue reading
Today a new page dedicated to Friday Khutbahs is added in this blog, alhamdulillah.
You can find some good Jumu’ah speeches delivered in Masjid al Haram, Makkah, Masjid an Nabawi, Madinah and Masjid al Aqsa, Jerusalem.
You can also find the archive of the Jumu’ah Khutbahs delivered in UAE masajid. Continue reading
Today’s Jumu’ah Khutbah (Friday Sermon) is based on the Birth of the Prophet Muhammad (Sal-lal-lahu-alaihi-wa-sallam) and the need to obey him, respect him and follow his guidance.
Please find both the Arabic and English Khutbahs here with download links in Arabic, English and Urdu languages. Continue reading
Tomorrow’s Jumu’ah Khutbah in UAE masajid will be, Inshaa’Allah, on Friendship Matters! Continue reading
With the central theme ‘Successful indeed are Mu’minoon’, today’s Jumu’ah Khutbah was very comprehensive, MashaaAllah! May Allah guide us to be truly successful believers. Aameen. Continue reading
Last Friday’s Jumu’ah Khutbah in UAE was on the topic ‘Thanking and Appreciating the Workers’. Continue reading
Tomorrow’s Jumu’ah Khutbah in UAE mosques is based on the topic ‘Rights of a Muslim on another Muslim’. Continue reading
The topic for tomorrow’s Jumu’ah Khutbah in the masajids of the United Arab Emirates is ‘Appreciating Allah’s Blessings’. Continue reading
The topic for the Jumu’ah Khutbah in UAE masajid is ‘UAE and the values of a nation’. Continue reading
The topic for tomorrow’s Jumu’ah Khutbah (Friday Sermon) in UAE masajid is “On the Virtues of Arafah”. Read the First Sermon and download the full Khutbah, Inshaa’Allah:
Friday and Surah al Kahf is synonymous with the reciters of the Qur’an.
What makes some of us to take a pause when we come across this ayah in Surah al Kahf?
The Qur’anic words are so effective that they take the readers on a virtual tour giving them the experience of visualizing the scene depicted as if it were to happen in front of one’s very eyes! Continue reading
Post Script: The planned Jummah Khutbah on the topic below did not take place. Instead the topic was ‘In defence of the Prophet (sal-lal-laahu-alaihi-wa-sallam)’ due to the global reaction on the dirty movie on our glorious Prophet. Download the Khutbah in English
The khutbah that did not take place was on the topic ‘Etiquette of Mosque’…
A page entitled يوم الجمعة is added today as a sort of reminder to highlight the importance of Friday. Continue reading
The theme of Tomorrow’s Friday Speech in UAE Inshaa’Allah is ‘The New Academic Year’ 🙂 Continue reading
The Friday Sermon in UAE was about the value of having a clean heart free from the evils of jealousy and related ailments.