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Monthly Archives: July 2012

Zakaat on precious stones?

Question and Answer: Q. Is there Zakaat on precious stones, gems, diamond and expensive ornaments ? (Question published as received) A. No. There is no Zakaat on precious stones or metals besides gold and silver …

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Muslim Identity

Muslims stand at a crossroads unable to make their mark as a peaceful, tolerant and successful civilisation. Whether the blame is shifted to dictatorships or the incident of 11 September 2001, Muslims struggle with their …

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Sierra Leone Qur-aan Project

As you know our Ramadaan Reward Chart is available for download or you could purchase a printed copy from us. Included in the printed copy are 39 stickers, one sticker for each day of Ramadhaan …

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Importance of studying Seerah

Many Muslims claim to love Allah and His Rasool (Sallallahu ‘Alayhi wa Sallam) yet our actions and appearances say otherwise. Yes, Allah does not look at your appearance but the nature of the deed and …

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15th Sha’baan, authentic or not?

There has been much confusion and controversy regarding this Laylatu Nisfu min-ash-Sha’baan or better known in the sub-continent as Shaab-e- Baraat. Literally In Arabic “Laylah” means “night”, “Nisf” means half, “min” means “from” and Sha’baan …

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Some Bid’ah Acts of 15th Sha’baan

SOME BID’AH PRACTICES ASSOCIATED WITH LAYLATU NISF-USH-SHA’BAAN (15TH SHA’BAAN) / SHABE-BARAAT The occasion of Laylatul Baraa-ah has become synonymous with some baseless beliefs and practices. 1. Burning lights and candles: Nothing has or can be …

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15th Sha’baan 1433AH

The 15th night of Sha’baan is known as Laylatul Baraa’ah or the Night of Emancipation. Rasoolullah (Sallallahu ‘Alayhi Wa Sallam) has stated: “Allah Ta’ala looks upon all those He created in the middle Night of …

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Hilaal

The Hilaal for Shawwaal 1436 will be observed on Thursday, 16th July 2015 at Sunset. The Hilaal will be 13 hours 50 minutes.

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Mahr

Updated : 31 July 2015 Mahr Fatimi: R9843.92 Minimum Mahr: R195.27 Krugerrand: R14581

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