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Waqf in Islam

Waqf is defined as a permanent dedication of the corpus of the valuable property by a Muslim to the ownership of Allah for religious, charitable, and pious purposes. The term waqf literally means to prevent (habs) or restrain. In legal terms it means to protect a thing or to prevent it from becoming the property…

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How To Keep The Ramadan Spirit Alive

  You’re expecting another cliché article, aren’t you? Like the ones with the rhyming titles we read every year about a week or two after Eid: “7 Ways To Maintain Your Eman” “Don’t Let Ramadan Fly And Let Your Faith Die” “Reason Number Five To Keep Ramadan’s Spirit Alive” Let me tell you a little…

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The 15 Sha’ban Debate

 It is that time of the year whereby conflicting messages regarding the month of Sha’baan, and in particular the 15th of the month are being circulated. What is the reality of this month and it’s middle? باسم الله والحمد لله والصلاة والسلام على رسول الله وعلى آله صحبه أجمعين، The month of Sha’baan and it’s…

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Hajj – The Ones Far Away

 “As I was asking Allah (Subhan w’taala) for something that I really wanted in front of the Kaaba. I was genuinely asking Allah to give me a sign since he knows what’s right and what’s best. As I was opening the Holy Qur’an, I found what I was looking for. His answer. وَيَدْعُ الْإِنسَانُ بِالشَّرِّ…

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The Month of the Quran

‘The month of Ramadhan [is that] in which was revealed the Qur’an, a guidance for the people and clear proofs of guidance and criterion’. (Al Baqarah: 185)   Is Ramadan all about the food? Ramadan is right around the corner and most of us are already dreading the long hours and hot summer days. When…

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Lean On Me

There is innate love, the kind of love that we are inborn with. I like to call it more instinctual love. The love that God created in all of us to love our daughters, sons, mothers and fathers. We don’t really choose to start loving them; it is just instinctive inside of us and the…

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