Monthly Archive: July, 2012

Du’a for opening fast

~Du’a for Opening Fast~ بِسْمِ اللهْ . اَللَّهُمَّ لَكَ صُمْتُ وَعَلَي رِزْ قِكَ اَفْطَرْتُ. سُبْحَنَكَ وَبِحَمْدِكَ. اَللهُمَّ تَقَبَّلْ مِنِّا اِنَّكَ اَنْتَ السَّمِيْعُ الْعَلِيْمْ *We suggest ending Suhur 5 minutes before Fajr, and breaking… Continue reading

Story of Generosity in Fasting

As children, Imam Hasan and Imam Hussain were once sick. The Beloved of Allah صلي الله عليه واله وسلم   had advised his daughter, Bibi Fatimah and son-in-law, Hadrat Ali to promise to fast… Continue reading

Ramadan Shareef Tips!

In order to make the most of this blessed month, here are some tips we, myself especially, can all implement to get the most out of Ramadan Shareef! Drink lots of water and… Continue reading

Calorie Meter for Fun Foods in Ramadan Shareef!

Is your favorite Ramadan Shareef food missing? Comment on our website and vote for your favorite Ramadan Shareef food! Help us expand our list and make our calorie counts more accurate by commenting… Continue reading

Staying Healthy

The food pyramid that much of our youth grew up with has been modified and turned into a food plate. The new food standard graphic is called “MyPlate.” This was a new initiative… Continue reading

The Night better than 1000 Months—Laylatul Qadr

Laylatul Qadr is translated as the “Night of Power.” This night is superior than 1000 months and has been sent down as a gift to the Ummah of Rasulullah صلي الله عليه واله… Continue reading

How to Calculate Zakat

1. Cash on hand (wallet, purse, bank accounts,  etc…)….______________________ 2. Cash received from investments (business properties/vehicles, etc…)…._______________________ 3. Value of assets (jewelry, gold, etc….)…._______________________ Add lines 1 through 3…._______________________ Multiple above amount by either 2.5% (0.025)… Continue reading

Special Days in Ramadan Shareef

~*3rd  Ramadan Shareef *~ Passing away of Bibi Fatimah Az Zahra (رضي الله عنها ) in  Madina Munawwarah  632 CE (Common Era) / 11 AH ~*15th of Ramadan Shareef*~ Birth of Imam Hasan… Continue reading

Shahadat of Hadrat Ali رضي الله عنه – Fountain of Mercy

Hadrat Ali رضي الله عنه is the fourth Khaliph of Islam, the fourth of the four rightly guided Khaliphs, the Khulipha Rashideen. The impact he had on the progression of our deen is… Continue reading

Editor’s Note: Ramadan Survival Guide

We can better ourselves. We can ascend. We can transform. Everything that we always wanted to do and become, we can now achieve. All of this is due to the blessings and karamat… Continue reading