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Bismillaah. He wants to observe i’tikaaf on the odd-numbered nights only Is it permissible for me to observe i’tikaaf on the odd-numbered nights in Ramadaan, because I cannot observe i’tikaaf for the full ten days because I am newly married and my wife will be staying alone in my house, even though my house is … Continue reading

Ramadan Reminder 18

Bismillaah. Although some women may be blessed to get through a whole Ramadan without menstruating, the fact is that many of us will have to stop fasting and praying during this blessed month.  Many meet their periods with sadness at being prevented from performing certain forms of worship, particularly if this time period happens to … Continue reading

Ramadan Reminder 17

Bismillaah. “O mankind! We have created you from a male and a female, and made you into nations and tribes, that you may know one another. Verily, the most honourable of you with Allaah is that believer who is the most God-conscious. Verily, Allah is All-Knowing, All-Aware.” (Qur’an, Al-Hujuraat: 13) Last night I had the … Continue reading

Ramadan Reminder 16

Bismillaah. From Saheeh al-Bukhari: Volume 3, Book 32, Number 241 Narrated Aisha: With the start of the last ten days of Ramadan, the Prophet used to tighten his waist belt (i.e. work hard) and used to pray all the night, and used to keep his family awake for the prayers. We’ve passed the halfway point, … Continue reading

Ramadan Reminder 15

Bismillaah. How to use those gaps of “free time” in our day….. Remembrance of Allaah and its Treasures The prophet – peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him – said: “It is more beloved to me that I sit in the midst of people remembering Allaah from the morning prayer until sunrise, than freeing … Continue reading

Ramadan Reminder 14

Bismillaah. The prophet – peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him – said:  “I and the one who cares for the orphan excellently will be ad close in Paradise as these two fingers (index and middle fingers) of mine!” A child without parents to care for him is no doubt the most fragile member … Continue reading

Ramadan Reminder 13

Bismillaah. Calm your nerves and try not to lose your self-control over anyone or anything.  No doubt there will be people, things, circumstances that annoy, frustrate, and anger us.  But if we remember that Allaah loves those who control their temper, and the great reward that He promises them, we would be more keen on … Continue reading

Ramadan Reminder 12

Bismillaah. Sending some Blog Love over to the sisters at I Got It Covered!  This post was right on time for me, so I wanted to share it with all of you in hopes that you’ll benefit from it.  I’m sure you will!

Ramadan Reminder 11

Bismillaah. The greatest of gathering between muslims happens in Ramadan, at the taraweeh prayer.  So don’t let the spirit of brotherhood, and the benefits of righteous company pass you by.  The prophet – peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him – tells us that Allaah, the Most High said:  “My love became obligatory for … Continue reading