Monthly Archive: April, 2013

Significant Events in these Months: A Stroll through History Jumada al-Ula and Jumada Al-Akhir

Jumada Al-Ula (Jumada al-Awwal) Important Dates: – 8th of Jumada Al-Awwal Hadrat Ali was born Hadrat Zaid ibn Haritha was shaheed Hadrat Ja’far ibn Abi Talid was shaheed – 16th Jumada Al-Awwal Passing… Continue reading

Ummul Hatil Mu’mineen

The Ummul Hatil Mu’mineen, also known as the Azwaje Mutaharat, are the blessed wives of Rasulullah (ﷺ ). Allah has revealed ayat about their status, in Suratul Ahzaab ayahs 6, 32, and 53.… Continue reading

Our Beloved Prophet (ﷺ )

How to Be a Gentleman: Respect

The first step towards becoming a gentleman is learning how to give respect.  Ultimately, respect comes from love –  when one truly respects from the bottom of their heart, it transforms into love.… Continue reading

Women in Islam

Rasulullah (ﷺ) said, “The whole world is a provision, and the best object of benefit of the world is the pious woman.” “If a woman obeys her lord, offers her five daily prayers,… Continue reading

Our Mother: Khadijah tul Kubra – Student Essay

Allah says: “This (Esteemed) Prophet is nearer to and has a greater claim on the believers than their own souls and his (pure) wives are their mothers.” (Surah Al-Ahzaab, Verse 6) “O wives… Continue reading

Khadijah Tul-Kubrah: A Mother of the Believers

Khadijah was a great lady So true, loving and kind An avid listener and supporter With a tender heart and a bright mind When the first revelation descended Our Prophet (ﷺ ) trembled… Continue reading

The Four Queens of Jannah (Heaven)

“The best women in the world are Asiya, Maryam, Khadijah bint Khuwaalid, and Fatimah bint Muhammad.” -Rasulullah (ﷺ ) Bibi Khadijah ul-Kubra Bibi Khadijah was known as Tahira, the pure one, the clean… Continue reading

Editor’s Note: Queens of Islam

From the very start of the prophetic mission of spreading Islam, until this very day, women have played a vital role in all aspects of the religion, society, and culture of Islam. In… Continue reading