Tag: Fasting صيام

Blessings of the day of Arafat

September 6, 2016
Blessings of the day of Arafat

“The Ḥajj is ‘Arafāt.”

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Beware the supplication of the oppressed

June 14, 2016
Beware the supplication of the oppressed

“Beware of committing oppression, for oppression will be darkness on the Day of Resurrection.”

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Beware of envy and hatred, destroyer of good deeds

April 12, 2016
Beware of envy and hatred, destroyer of good deeds

“Envy consumes good deeds just as fire burns wood,”

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Good character is the path to salvation in Islam

February 13, 2016
Good character is the path to salvation in Islam

“I have only been sent to perfect righteous character.”

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Moderation and balance in Islam

January 2, 2016
Moderation and balance in Islam

“The justly balanced is the furthest point between two extremes.”

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Easy good deeds with great rewards

March 30, 2015
Easy good deeds with great rewards

“Glorify and exalt and praise Allah thirty three times after every prayer.”

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Celebrating the Prophet’s birthday in Islam

January 6, 2015
Celebrating the Prophet’s birthday in Islam

Celebrating the birthday of Prophet Muhammad is a very controversial practice in Islam on which reputable scholars disagree.

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Is jihad the sixth pillar of Islam?

August 2, 2014
Is jihad the sixth pillar of Islam?

“Islam is built upon five: to worship Allah and to disbelieve in what is worshiped besides him, to establish prayer, to give charity, to perform Hajj pilgrimage to the House, and to fast the month of Ramadan.”

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Manners, etiquette, and traditions for Eid

July 26, 2014
Manners, etiquette, and traditions for Eid

“Abdullah ibn Umar used to perform a ritual bath on the day of breaking fast before he would depart for prayer.”

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Ibn Al-Qayyim on the Prophet’s guidance for Eid

July 26, 2014
Ibn Al-Qayyim on the Prophet’s guidance for Eid

“The Prophet would perform the ritual bath before heading to Eid prayer according to an authentic report.”

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