Ramadan The Month of Blessings

Ramadan The Month of Blessings Written by Tayyaba Shakir The word Ramadan is derived from the Arabic word Ramida which means strong burning “Heat and Dryness”. Muslims fast during Ramadan as an act of worship; also as a chance to get closer to Allah. Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic …

Word Analysis Of Quran Lesson 3 Baqarah 6-7

Study notes for Word Analysis of Quran Lesson 3, Surah Baqarah Ayats 6-7.  I hope you find them beneficial to your studies.  بِسۡمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَـٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ إِنَّ ٱلَّذِينَ كَفَرُواْ سَوَآءٌ عَلَيۡهِمۡ ءَأَنذَرۡتَهُمۡ أَمۡ لَمۡ تُنذِرۡهُمۡ لَا يُؤۡمِنُونَ (٦) خَتَمَ ٱللَّهُ عَلَىٰ قُلُوبِهِمۡ وَعَلَىٰ سَمۡعِهِمۡ‌ۖ وَعَلَىٰٓ أَبۡصَـٰرِهِمۡ غِشَـٰوَةٌ۬‌ۖ وَلَهُمۡ عَذَابٌ عَظِيمٌ۬ (٧) …

Dua For Students – Beneficial Knowledge

اَللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي أَسْأَلُكَ عِلْمًا نَافِعًا, وَ رِزْقًا طَيَّبًا, وَ عَمَلاً مُتَقَبَّل Allahumma inni as’aluka ‘Ilman naafi’an, wa rizqan tayyiban, wa ‘amalan mutaqabbalan O Allah, I ask you for knowledge that is of benefit, a good provision and deeds that will be accepted.   [Ibn Majah and others] The Prophet (pbuh) …

Learn Quran With Tajweed

When I first embraced Islam I was thirsty to learn.  I especially wanted to learn how to recite the Quran beautifully like my Muslim sisters. After my first lesson, I soon realised that learning Quran with tajweed was going to take time and was not something that could be rushed.  …