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Preparing for the Month of Mercy

Spanish Version A lot of us yearn to prepare for Ramadan, but we have no idea how to start. Below are a few tips to insha’Allah (Allah willing) help prepare our minds and hearts for this upcoming Month of Mercy. Make the Intention Simple to do, with a powerful impact. Maybe you want to prepare […]

Welcoming the Month of Ramadan (Part II)

A Lecture by Suhaib Webb | Transcribed by Dunia Part I | Part II #2: Fallibility and Mercy The Prophet ﷺ said in a number of authentic narrations, “Whoever fasts this month of Ramadan with faith in Allah and hope in Allah’s forgiveness, his previous sins will be forgiven.” (Sahih Bukhari) The Prophet ﷺ also […]

Two Books You Must Read in Ramadan and Beyond

Imam Suhaib Webb has recommended these two books for personal development. Be sure to buy them now and read them during Ramadan. May Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala (exalted is He) bless and accept our efforts during this blessed month!

Welcoming the Month of Ramadan

A Lecture by Suhaib Webb | Transcribed by Dunia Part I | Part II “O you who have believed, decreed upon you is fasting as it was decreed upon those before you that you may become God-conscious.” (Qur’an, 2:183) The month of Ramadan is upon us; the Prophet ﷺ mentioned in this good hadith (narration of […]

`Ashura

The 10th day of Muharram This Thursday (12/16) will insha’Allah mark the 10th day of Muharram, the day of `Ashura. The Prophet ﷺ (peace be upon him) said about `Ashura: صيام يوم عاشوراء، إني أحتسب على الله أن يكفر السنة التي قبله “For fasting the day of `Ashura I hope Allah will expiate [sins] thereby for […]

The Last 10 Days: Mercy, Forgiveness, Paradise

The Fasting Person Who Eats After Fajr or Before Maghrib

Dr. Yusuf al-Qaradawi | Translated by Jamaal Diwan Question: What is the ruling for someone who eats suhur after fajir time or has iftar before maghrib time then later on his mistake becomes evident? Answer: All praise is due to Allah and may peace and blessings be upon His Messenger, his family, companions, and whoever […]

Is it permissible for a student to break the fast to study?

Answered by Dar Al-Ifta Al-Masriyah (The Egyptian House of Fatwa) The Question Is it permissible for a student to break his fast in Ramadan so he/she can study during his her exams? The Answer  We must distinguish between a student who can study with some difficulty, and between one who cannot study at all because […]

A Healthy Fast: 10 things to know to get the most of Ramadan

By Dr. Noreen A. Kassem This article was published in part in 2007 in MG Magazine. This month is more than simply skipping a meal and counting the minutes to Iftar and the days to Eid ul-Fitr. Don’t just go through the motions; have a meaningful Ramadan by following these healthy tips for the mind, […]

Patience

Changing One’s Self