Monthly Archive: November, 2013

Special Days in Muharram

~*1st Muharram*~ Start of the Islamic New Year ~*2nd Muharram*~ Shahadah of Ameer ‘Umar al-Farooq (RadiAllahu ‘An) ~*7th Muharram*~ Imam al-Hussain and his family are prevented from drink by the Kuffan forces for… Continue reading

Martyrs of Karabla


“Fear Allah”

Al-Bazzaz narrates through Abdullah Ibn Zubair that the Holy Prophet (ﷺ) mentioned: “The simile of Ahl al Bayt is like that of the Ark of Noah (peace be upon him). One who boards… Continue reading

On the Day of Ashura

The Sanctity of the Day of Ashura

Allah, the Most Praised and the Most High, has stated in His Majestic Qur’an: “The number of the months in the sight of Allah is twelve months. [They were already inscribed] in the… Continue reading

Hadrat Ali’s Love for Abu Bakr and ‘Umar

Suwaid ibn Ghafla reported that once he passed by a group who were talking about Hazrat Abu Bakr and Hazrat Umar in derogatory terms. Then he visited Hazrat Ali and told him ‘O Ameer… Continue reading

All of Islam Shall Weep: Shahadat of ‘Umar

‘Umar al-Khatab is the second of the Khulafa Rashideen. He was known for his intense level of God-consciousness and his strictness in matters pertaining to holding onto the legacy of Rasulullah (ﷺ), Islam.… Continue reading

Sahabah of the Month: ‘Umar al-Farooq

‘Umar ibn al-Khattab was referred to by the Prophet (ﷺ) as “Al-Farooq” meaning ‘one who discriminates between right from wrong.’ He was referred to by Ali as “Shaykh al-Islam,” and he was the… Continue reading

Editor’s Note: Standing up for the Truth

If the Beloved Prophet (ﷺ) has taught us anything, then among the many, he taught us an important lesson. One that the Qur’an amplified numerously: It does not require a majority to prevail,… Continue reading