Category Archive: Volume 2: Issue 2

The Significance of the Shahadat of Imam Hussain

Imam Hussain رضي الله عنه)) is special because he is part of the Ahlul Bayt (People of the House), and is the beloved grandson of Prophet Muhammad (صلي الله عليه واله وسلم). It… Continue reading

Islamic Foundation Sunday School-Eid ul-Adha Celebration!

Alhamdulillah, the Sunday School had a very fun and successful Eid ul-Adha celebration on November 4th, 2012. Everyone was requested to wear their Eid attire. Not only that, but many students brought in… Continue reading

New Year Resolutions—Hijri 1434

The Islamic New Year has begun Alhamdulillah! It is now Muharram, Hjri 1434. This means it has been 1434 years since our Beloved Prophet Muhammad (صلي الله عليه واله وسلم) migrated from Mecca… Continue reading

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

The Sahaba and Their Love for the Ahlul Bayt

The Sahaba, May Allah be pleased with them, are the best of people: of all communities and of all generations. Never again will a time come where such great people exist. We know… Continue reading

The Status of the Ahlul Bayt

The Ahlul Bayt literally translates into “People of the House.” This refers to the family of Rasulullah (صلي الله عليه واله وسلم ), his close ones, his wives, and his descendants. Out of… Continue reading

Importance of our Respecting Parents

Charity starts at home.  Be kind to your parents before being kind to others since they have the highest rights on you.  Do not act with impatience towards them.  How you behave with… Continue reading

A Parent’s Journey

My senility knocks Knocks strong and tough With each passing day My limbs feel like fluff Quiet are my days and night Scooped up in a humdrum way I miss the joy of… Continue reading

Editor’s Note: The Islamic New Year-Moving Forward

Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and marks the beginning of the new Islamic year: Hijri 1434. SubhanAllah! It has been almost a year now that The Monthly Noor has… Continue reading