Basic Beliefs of Islam

Basic Beliefs of Islam

Basic beliefs – Islam is the second most followed religion in the world. About one-fourth of the world’s population pursues Islam that was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ in Makkah over 1400 years ago. There are five pillars of Islam that form the core of this religion. Quran is the holy book which regulates […]

Courtship and Dating in Islam

Courtship and Dating in Islam

Courtship and Dating Dating is the name given to a common practice followed by young individuals all over the world. Dating encompasses getting to know someone better so as to help in selection of a lifelong partner. In Islam however, dating and any other sort of intimate relationship is forbidden. So how exactly can young […]

Eid ul Adha –The Feast Of Sacrifce

Eid ul Adha –The Feast Of Sacrifce

Eid ul Adha is one of the prestigious festivals of the Islamic calendar. Eid ul Adha is marked as the end of the Hajj, where the Muslims perform the obligation of Hajj, goes to the point to making the sacrifice of the animals which is the Sunnah of Prophet Ibrahim AS. Eid Ul Adha is […]

The Greatest Day of Hajj

The Greatest Day of Hajj

Hajj is a spiritual journey like no other. Thousands of Muslims from all around the world enjoin on this pilgrimage. The sacrifices and rituals performed in the Hajj pilgrimage date back to the start of Islam when the Holy Prophet PBUH had spread the message of Allah across all of Arabia. The rituals honor the […]

Ramee Al Jamarat - Stoning the Devil

Ramee Al Jamarat – Stoning the Devil

Ramee Al Jamarat – The Hajj is basically a re-sanctioning of the customs of the great Prophets and educators of faith. Pilgrims symbolically remember the experience of outcast and amends experienced by Prophet Adam AS and Hawa, after they were removed from Heaven, wandered the earth, met again and sought repentance in the valley of […]

Drinking Zamzam is Worship

Drinking Zamzam is Worship

Zamzam is Worship Those who have performed the pilgrimages of Hajj and Umrah will be familiar with the taste and goodness of the Zamzam water. For those who are unfamiliar, the term Zamzam is the name given to a well of water located in the holy city of Makkah. According to Muslim tradition, it is […]

Hajj–The Spiritual Meaning of Sacrifice

Hajj – The Spiritual Meaning of Sacrifice

Spiritual Meaning of Sacrifice – The month of Zil-Hajj carries immense significance for all followers of Islam across the globe. It is the month where Muslims from every corner of the world gather to perform the pilgrimage. Being the part of the five pillars of Islam makes its performance mandatory for all physically able and […]

Jamarat - The Days of Stoning

The Days of Stoning

Hajj is the most significant form of worship in Islam. This worship is unique in itself due to the exceptional rites involved in it. These rites revolve around the actions that Hazrat Ibrahim and his family performed in their life. The Sa’ee which is running between hills of Safa and Marwah is following the footsteps […]