LIVING ISLAM

Undesirable Acts on ‘Eid

1) It is haraam to fast the day of ‘Eid as indicated by the hadeeth of Abu Sa’eed al-Khudri (RadiyAllaahu ‘anhu) who said: The Prophet (Sallallaahu ‘Alayhi wa Sallam) forbade fasting on the day of …

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What to do on ‘Eid

Desirable actions to be done on the Day of ‘Eid: 1) Eating dates after Salatul Fajr and before the ‘Eid prayer, as the Prophet (Sallallaahu ‘Alayhi wa Sallam) did, symbolising the breaking of his fast. …

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Du‘a for Laylat-ul Qadr 1434 AH

“Verily! We have sent it (Qur-aan) down in the Night of Decree (Laylatul-Qadr). And what will make you know what the Night of Decree is? The Night of Decree is better than a thousand months. …

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Sadaqat-ul Jaariyah

Sadaqat-ul Jaariyah by Sister Ayesha Vadia Moola Sayyidunaa Abu Hurairah (RadiyAllaahu ‘anhu) narrated that Nabi (Sallallaahu ‘Alayhi wa Sallam) said: “When a man passes away, his deeds come to an end but three; (1) continuous …

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Chronic illness and fasting in Ramadaan

Dr. Raeesa Moolla continues with Chronic illness and fasting in Ramadaan… Diabetes We very often see diabetic patients who are concerned whether they can fast or not. These patients should visit their doctor at least …

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Maintaining good health in Ramadaan

As Salaam u Alaikum, I am Dr. Raeesa Moolla. Ramadhaan mubaraak to all, albeit that we will soon be entering the last ten days of Ramadhaan! I hope this short article enlightens you on how …

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Improve your Memory

Imaam Bukhari (rahimahullaah) was able to momentarily look at a page of hadeeth once and he would memorise it. Imaam Shafi‘ee (rahimahullaah) had to cover the notes in the margins of the texts he read …

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