‘Aashoora comes, ‘Aashoora goes. Some observe fast, many don’t.
Some know the reason why they fast on the 10th of Muharram, some hardly know it. Continue reading
Monday, 10 October is the 9th of Muharram in the Middle East, UK, Europe, USA and many other countries. It is Mustahab to fast on the 9th of Muharram along with the 10th as per the following hadeeth: Continue reading
Tarikh al-Rusul wa’l muluk, ‘Annals of the Apostles and Kings’, by Abu Ja’far Muhammad ibn Jarir al-Tabari (839-923), is by common consent the most important universal history produced in the world of Islam.
This monumental work explores the history of the ancient nations, the prophets, the rise of Islam and the history of the Islamic World down to the year 915 AD / 302 AH i.e The Return of the Caliphate to Baghdad: (The Caliphates of al-Mu’tadid, al-Muktafi and al-Muqtadir)
It is divided here in 40 Volumes (Including Index) each of which covers about two hundred pages of the original Arabic text. Continue reading
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
Take this Quiz to refresh your knowledge, InshaaAllah.
This will also facilitate you in the upcoming Ramadhaan, InshaaAllah. Continue reading
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
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
While attending a contact class during my B.Ed. degree course, I remember one Professor saying, “A teacher has the right to teach. He has the right not to teach. But never has he any right to misguide.”
He was very true. And he was not of Muslim faith! May Allah have mercy on him.
You must be wondering why am I saying this here, and now? Continue reading
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
Dear readers, Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu.
The series of Twelve Text Books authored by Maulvi Abdul Aziz are very popular especially in the GCC countries as well as in India and Pakistan. They are prescribed as curriculum text books for teaching-learning of Islamic Studies as a subject.
As the new academic year is round the corner for many schools in Asia particularly, thought of uploading these beautiful books for download. I hope some parents, teachers and students would find these books to their advantage, InshaaAllah. Continue reading
Jazakumullaahu Khayra and Thanks a lot to those who participated in this Quiz.
Here are the answers for everyone to check out, InshaaAllah.
By the way, material from this blog can be used freely for da’wah or educational purposes. Courtesy, however, demands that one refers back to the blog as source reference. Thank you for understanding.
Baarakallaahu Feekum. Continue reading
The glorious Qur’an has a message for every son, daughter, sister, brother, father, mother, husband, wife, parents, children, young and old….in short, Qur’an is for all.
Let us recall our knowledge of the Qur’anic vocabulary on Family Members through this Quiz, InshaaAllah. Continue reading
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
Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu.
An opportunity is being provided to the interested takers to take up this One Year Self-study Course, InshaaAllah.
Though I basically designed this as Professional Development Course for teachers in view of 2016 as Year of Reading, non-teachers can aptly call it as My Own Personality Development Course. Continue reading
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
A few du’aas of the Qur’an comes in the form of Quiz as a sort of reminder and to let you test your own knowledge and memory, and see where you stand.
Hope you will spend some time to read and answer, InshaaAllah.
No Googling! And no cheating. That’s the only condition 🙂 Continue reading
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 and Sisters, Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu.
For the sake of convenience, I organised all e-books that were grouped into various sub-headings in this blog and also included those at my other two blogs so that readers can access them at one space, alhamdulillaah. Continue reading
I would like to inform and request my dear blog readers to take time to visit my Islamic Studies blog.
The reason for request is that I have changed the layout and added new pages, alhamdulillaah. Continue reading