Monthly Archives: July 2013

SCHEDULE FOR ITIKAAF/UMMRAH

Originally posted on Siraat-e-Mustaqeem:
For Ummrah. And Itikaaf I suggest the following: (Courtesy Imam Al Homsi) 1- One hour of silent Dhikr every morning 2- One Juzu a day in Arabic. 3- Two juzu a day in English or Urdu…

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The Last Stretch

Checking in one more time before the end of Ramadan.  I knew this was going to happen. I could feel it from the first day of Ramadan that these days would go by so fast and that before I knew … Continue reading

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The Philosophy of Instagram

Originally posted on Anthony J. Palmer:
It’s a new trend in social media. We spend as much time debating the philosophy of our apps and web tools as we do using them. But I can’t help it. Our growing desire…

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Spiritual Seclusion in Islam

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What “She” Learned about” Lipstick from “Her” 5 year old A very insightful article about the challenge of a Women’s 5 year old asking her if she could wear make up after seeing her mother wear it herself. The conversation … Continue reading

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Reflections on the BBC Documentary “Child of Our Time”

So I watched the BBC Documentary episode 1 “Child of Our Time”. It discussed 5 specific personality traits that all of us have in common and then analyzed on how these 5 may be genetically inherited and/or be a product … Continue reading

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The Blessed Meal – A Collection of Hadith about Suhoor

Originally posted on True and Good Words:
Bismillah. The Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم described suhoor as the blessed meal. Its something that Allah has especially given to us, so we should not leave it even if it means having…

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