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Tips for Single-Parent Households

Source : Productive Muslim / 04 Mar 2014

1. Stay Married

One of the most important things a father can do to contribute to a productive household is remain married to his wife. Divorce dissolves families and prevents children from living in the most desirable family atmosphere.

 

Number 7 in the Prophetic narrations

Source : Islamweb / 26 Feb 2014

Number 7 is also very frequent in the Prophetic narrations. Take for example the narration in which the Prophet, sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallam, defined the number of major sins to be seven.

The Prophet, sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallam, said: "Avoid the seven great destructive sins." (Al-Bukhaari and Muslim)

 

When should one stand up during the Iqamah?

Source : Deoband.org / 17 Feb 2014

When should the muqtadis [1] stand up for salah in congregation? Should they stand before the iqamah begins, when the iqamah begins or when the words hayya ‘ala al-falah are reached?

The answer to this question lies in the practice of the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and give him peace) and the Noble Companions (may Allah be pleased with them).

 

Which animals are permissible and not permissible to eat?

Source : Qibla.com / 17 Feb 2014

Question:

Which animals are permissible and not permissible to eat?

 

Importance of Seeking Knowledge

Source : New Muslims / 12 Feb 2014

No other religion or institution gives as much importance to knowledge as the religion of Islam.  The religion has made seeking knowledge incumbent upon all Muslims and has deemed that not doing so as a sin.  The Prophet, may Allah praise him, said in an authentic narration (hadeeth):

“Seeking knowledge is an obligation upon every Muslim.” (Al-Tirmidhi)

 

Slaughter and the Prophet (SAW) Instructions

Source : Eat-halal.com / 12 Feb 2014

Human beings should always remember that it is only by the grace of God that they are allowed to slaughter animals such as sheep, cows and poultry for food. They are also permitted to catch fish to eat. Therefore when they slaughter animals and catch fish, they should always show their gratitude to God for His blessings and approach the task of slaughter with humility and propriety. This requires that they should understand and abide by the Islamic teachings which regulate this activity.

 

Muslims and Valentine's day- Sheikh Mumtaz Ul Haq

 

Muslims and Valentine's day
A clarrification and history about this day by Sheikh Mumtaz Ul Haq

Another valentine gentleman you may be wondering about is Cupid (Latin cupido, "desire"). In Roman mythology Cupid is the son of Venus, goddess of love. His counterpart in Greek mythology is Eros, god of love. Cupid is often said to be a mischievous boy who goes around wounding both gods and humans with his arrows, causing them to fall in love.

 

 

The brotherhood between believers

By Dr. Mohammed Rateb Nabulsi / 05 Feb 2014  

In the Name of Allah the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful

Islamic brotherhood

Dear brothers, we desperately need the doctrine of Islamic brotherhood, as love according to Allah’s curriculum is one of the firmest bonds of belief.

 

A Day in the life of a Muslim: From Waking up till late Morning

Source : Newmuslims.com / 3 Feb 2014

Ordinary every day activities can become rewarding acts of worship if a Muslim does them for the sake of pleasing Allah.  Of them, the regular, consistent deeds are best. Allah’s Messenger, may Allah praise him, said, “The deeds most loved by Allah are those done regularly, even if they are minute.” [1]  

 

Everything Allah decrees is good for the believer

By Abu Amina Elias / 1 Feb 2014

In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful

One of the greatest blessings of faith is the fact that everything Allah decrees for the believer, whether in ease or hardship, will be good for him. If he experiences ease, he remains grateful and is rewarded. If he experiences hardship, he remains patient and is rewarded.

Suhaib (may Allah be pleased with him) reported:

The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said:

 
 

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