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Knowledge and Personality Development

بسم الله والصلاة والسلام على رسول الله

Imam al-Sha’bi was a scholar known for his deep ‘ilm and having a vast coverage over various fields of knowledge.

In the book ‘Uluww al-Himmah by Shaykh Muhammad Isma’il al-Muqaddam, it states that Imam al-Sha’bi was once asked, ‘How did you attain all this knowledge?’ And this was his reply. Pay close attention to it:  Continue reading

January 27, 2018 Posted by | Personality Development, Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Answers to Ramadhaan Quiz

Here are the Answers to the Ramadhaan Quiz.

Owing to readers’ demand, the Questions and Answers are given together. Also, a PDF file is done so that it can be shared with as many, InshaaAllah.  Continue reading

May 26, 2016 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN, Qur'an Quiz | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ramadhaan Quiz

Take this Quiz to refresh your knowledge, InshaaAllah.

This will also facilitate you in the upcoming Ramadhaan, InshaaAllah. Continue reading

May 20, 2016 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Alternatives to Memorizing the Qur’an

Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu.

As some may find it difficult to memorize the selected portion given in the previous post or some may not like the unconventional style of doing Hifdh of the verses selected on thematic basis, I am presenting the memorization schedule in a different way.

Here are some Alternatives to Memorizing the glorious Qur’an in the month of Shabaan and Ramadhaan, InshaaAllah.  Continue reading

May 8, 2016 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN, Memorizing the Qur'an | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Qur’an Memorization in Ramadhaan Through Shabaan

PS: Welcoming Shabaan 🙂

By the grace of Allah, the files are ready, alhamdulillaah.

Are you ready to take up the assignment?

The Hifdh Plan which I am presenting here is thematic. In most cases, one ayah per day is selected for memorization. However, depending on the context and the continuation of the meaning, it runs into the next ayah.

A few points to consider if you are willing to memorize from the glorious Qur’an, InshaaAllah.  Continue reading

May 6, 2016 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN, Memorizing the Qur'an, Ramadan Gift, Ramadhan and We! | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Qur’an Quiz on Prophets and Messengers

This PDF file was hiding in my hard disk since over 5 years, and I do not know the source to give credit.

The Quiz is done brilliantly. Clues have been given so that it guides one to get to the right answer.

Though this is meant for young boys and girls, even elders can give a try 🙂 InshaaAllah. Continue reading

April 17, 2016 Posted by | Qur'an Quiz | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This 7th-Century-Book Promotes Writing!

It is indeed one of the blessings of Islam that mankind is blessed with a divine Book – preserved in pristine purity – that talks about revelation, education, divine guidance and enlightenment of the highest level.

The Qur’an that was revealed to humanity’s last and final Messenger, Prophet Muhammad, in the 7th century A.D. encourages and promotes writing as a necessary aspect of human life.

Let us have a glance at some of the Qur’anic verses which emphasize on writing as a functional principle of a civilized society. Continue reading

February 3, 2016 Posted by | Qur'an and Science, Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Answers to Qur’an Quiz

Alhamdulillaah, the response to the Qur’an Quiz, as usual, was encouraging and I personally thank all my readers for the interest shown. May Allah reward you abundantly.

Go ahead to check out the answers, InshaaAllah. Continue reading

January 18, 2016 Posted by | Du'aas - Qur'anic, Qur'an Quiz | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Saviours of Islamic Spirit

This work of historical importance by the eminent Islamic scholar of the 20th Century (late) Sheikh Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi has not become as popular as it should have been. Unfortunate also is the news that the publication of this significant work by the original publisher has been stopped!!

The series written in four volumes under the title Saviours of Islamic Spirit is of immense value to a student of Islamic history and civilization. Muslims, especially those of Asian origin, will find an oceanic depth of information about their past. Continue reading

January 4, 2016 Posted by | E-books, Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Musnad Ahmad

Today the 3 Volumes of Musnad Ahmad are added here, alhamdulillaah. Continue reading

January 2, 2016 Posted by | Books on Hadeeth, E-books | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why am I reading the Qur’an?

Reminder Benefits Believers!

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Dear sisters and brothers, Assalamu Alaikum.

Come Ramadhaan and you find the Mus’haf in the hands of countless Muslims worldwide. It is pertinent here to ask oneself:  ‘Why am I reading the Qur’an?’

Ustaadh Khurram Murad mentions Eight Points for approaching the Qur’an with the purity of intention. Please pause at the end of each point and ask yourself: ‘Why am I reading the Qur’an?’

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June 18, 2015 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN, Qur'an and Muslims | , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Answers to Hajj Quiz and Qur’an Quiz 5

Here are the answers, if you need to check them out. Jazakallaahu Khayra.

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October 5, 2014 Posted by | Hajj related, Qur'an Quiz | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hajj Quiz

Take this Quiz on Hajj, Inshaa’Allah. Baarakallaahu Feekum. Continue reading

October 1, 2014 Posted by | Hajj related, Qur'an Quiz | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Qur’an Quiz 4 with Answers to Quiz 3

Alhamdulillah, some more questions to check out your knowledge of the glorious Qur’an. Wanna try it?

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July 21, 2014 Posted by | Qur'an Quiz | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Qur’an Quiz 3 with Answers to Quiz 2

Here are another set of questions. Try to answer, Inshaa’Allah.

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July 18, 2014 Posted by | Qur'an Quiz | , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

B.A in Islamic Studies at my hometown :)

Assalamu Alaikum.

This post will not be of use to many of you. So my apologies for that.

Going by the cliche ‘Think Local, Act Global’, I am sharing this news with a hope that this will be of some use to the brothers and sisters living in Chennai, India.  Continue reading

July 9, 2012 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer Courses from Knowledge International University (Its FREE)

Bismillahir Rahmaanir Raheem

Knowledge International University is offering two fantastic courses starting from Friday 29th June 2012.

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June 21, 2012 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , | Leave a comment

Knowledge and Personality Development

Imam al-Sha’bi was a scholar known for his deep ‘ilm and having a vast coverage over various fields of knowledge.

In the book ‘Uluww al-Himmah by Shaykh Muhammad Isma’il al-Muqaddam, it states that Imam al-Sha’bi was once asked, ‘How did you attain all this knowledge?’ And this was his reply. Pay close attention to it: Continue reading

September 23, 2011 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted), Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

New Islamic Studies Blog

Assalamu Alaikum.

Click here to check out the improved version of ISLAMIC STUDIES blog, Insha Allah. If you like it, then spread the word. Jazakallah.

December 31, 2010 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , | Leave a comment