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Limited Days, Unlimited Nonsense, and a Verse of Warning!

أَيَّامًا مَّعْدُودَاتٍ – Ayyaamam Ma’duudaat – is the apt description for the Month of Fasting. Limited Number of Days!

So limited that you don’t know how fast its days pass until you end up saying: Allah! It is as if Ramadhaan started just now…and see these many days flew away! Subhanallaah! 

Precious moments must be valued and treasured. Not wasted in unnecessary and vain pursuits!  Continue reading

June 15, 2016 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN, Reflections, Surah Tawbah | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Two Inspiring Verses…

As Ramadhaan is round the corner, Muslims the world over are excited to welcome the blessed month which will bring in its wake abundant blessings.

These two verses of the glorious Qur’an are refreshingly inspiring for any Muslim who wants to mend his affairs and get along the Right Path with renewed vigour and enthusiasm.  Continue reading

June 27, 2013 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Months of the Islamic Calendar: Meanings

There are twelve months in the Islamic lunar calendar. Since their names are in Arabic, their meanings might be somewhat difficult to grasp for a non-Arabic speaking audience. In this short piece, we briefly examine these terms.  Continue reading

July 6, 2012 Posted by | Islamic Months | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments