Monthly Archive: September, 2014

The Blessings of Bismillah

Fascinating Story of A Jewish Girl A pious man was once lecturing on the virtues of ‘Bismillah hir Rahman nir Raheem” (In the Name of Allah, the Most Merciful, the Most Compassionate). A… Continue reading

The Mahr of Bibi Hawa

It was while Hadrat Adam (Alayhis Salaam) was sleeping that Allah created Bibi Hawa (Eve) from the short rib in his left side, so he woke up from his slumber and saw Bibi… Continue reading

The Merits of the Hajji

InshaAllah, may reading all of these merits make our hearts yearn for Hajj. Ameen! As reported by Mujahid (RadiAllahu Anhu), Ibn Abbas (RadiAllahu Anhu) once said, “We were in the company of Allah’s… Continue reading

The True Manner of Performing Hajj

Once, one of the students of Shaykh Shibli; the great saint, came to visit him after having performed Hajj. The Shaykh asked him some questions. The student continues the story: “The Shaykh asked… Continue reading

Editor’s Note: The Secret of Hajj

Many Muslims around the world eagerly await the coming of the Hajj every year. It is a pilgrimage where Muslims leave everything behind them to set out on a journey to the House… Continue reading