Ramadan Reminder #17 | Wisdoms (hikam) of Ibn Ata’illah

REMINDER #17                 Wisdoms (hikam) of Ibn Ata’illah Compiled by Ustath Zuheir Salim* Do not give up invocation of Allah because you are not present with Allah in it. It is worse to forget to invoke Him than to be inattentive while invoking Him. He might raise you up from [...]

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Ramadan Reminder #16 | Bounties from the conquest of Makkah

REMINDER #16                 Bounties from the conquest of Makkah By Ustatha Zeinab Moustafa (Um Jehad) The conquest of Makkah is the day of the greatest conquest. It is the day when Muslims entered Makkah from all four corners on the 20th of Ramadan, in the eighth year after [...]

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Ramadan Reminder #15 | Ramadan is the month of competing in good deeds

REMINDER #15                 Ramadan is the month of competing in good deeds By: Ustath Ali Sadreddine Al-Bayanouni (Abu Anas)* "Allah looks at your competing for His sake, and He boasts about you to His angels. So show Allah goodness from yourselves." Obada bin Samet, may Allah be pleased [...]

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Ramadan Reminder #14 | Patience…a source of empowerment

REMINDER #14                 Patience…a source of empowerment By Dr Basil Mustafa* We all realise that patience is a necessity of life in addition to being a moral virtue. Moreover, it is an asset which helps humans to withstand hardships and excel in achieving their aspirations. Those who observe [...]

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Ramadan Reminder #13 | The last sermon of Umar ibn Abd Al-Aziz

REMINDER #13                 The last sermon of Umar ibn Abd Al-Aziz By Ustath Zuheir Salim* Umar ibn Abd Al-Aziz, may Allah be pleased with him, ruled for two years, and he was considered through them to be a reformer of the second hijri century. He was considered so [...]

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Ramadan Reminder #12 | Islam is a call for mercy and human development

REMINDER #12                 Islam is a call for mercy and human development By Dr Salah Eddine Arkadan* The month of Ramadan has, as with other acts of worship, noble messages which one must renew one’s covenant with. These messages are needed to revive in the soul what has [...]

May 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Ramadan Reminder #12 | Islam is a call for mercy and human development

Ramadan Reminder #11 | The believers are brothers

REMINDER #11                 The believers are brothers By Dr Iman Ramadan* I write my letter from the Far East, eyes tearful at the state of the helpless Muslims in many countries. Perhaps my words will reach you through this medium, bringing to you the voice and image from the [...]

May 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Ramadan Reminder #11 | The believers are brothers

Ramadan Reminder #10 | What if people fasted truly?

REMINDER #10                 What if people fasted truly? By Dr Osama Altikriti (Abu Laith)* Fasting is part of the divine prescription for the development of man so that their uprightness may be in accordance with Allah’s will. It is because of this that fasting was ordained in all divine [...]

May 26th, 2018|Comments Off on Ramadan Reminder #10 | What if people fasted truly?