Third Ashra of Ramadan

Third Ashra of Ramadan – Seeking Refuge

What Does Ashra Mean? The word Ashra is originated from an Arabic word which means ten. Everyone knows about the three Ashras of Ramadan and each to till ten days according to the Islamic calendar. First Ashra: (First ten days of Ramadan) – Days of Mercy Second (Second ten days) – Days of Forgiveness Third […]

Ramadan and Eid ul-Fitr

Ramadan and Eid ul Fitr

The holy month of Ramadan and Eid al Fitr are considered to be very auspicious occasions. They are both termed as festivities that follow each other in sequence. Each of these events has their due significance with numerous rites and rituals being performed throughout the year. Ramadan takes place during the ninth position of the […]

Ramadan Dua

The holy month of Ramadan is fast approaching all of us. It is a month of true blessings. Believers from all around the world participate in the fasting but that’s not all. Ramadan also entails giving charity and spending nights in solitude and divine sacredness with all devotion to the Creator- ALLAH SWT. Did we […]

Can We Pray Fajr After Sunrise

Can We Pray Fajr After Sunrise?

There are a total of 5 obligatory or Farz prayers in Islam. They include Fajr, Zuhr, ASR, Maghrib, and Isha. The Fajr prayer marks the start of the first prayer of the day and hence is also commonly termed as the dawn prayer. The worth of the Fajr prayer cannot be emphasized enough for believers […]

The Month of Bountiful Rewards

Shaban – The Month of Bountiful Rewards

Each Islamic month holds its own importance, but there are two that have been decreed the most valuable and beneficial months: Ramadan and Shaban. The month of Shaban lies between Rajab and Ramadan. In this holy month, the smallest of good deeds are capable of earning the highest of rewards.  The most important aspect of […]

Is Mahram Required for Umrah

Is Mahram Required for Umrah?

Umrah is termed to be a great blessing for every Muslim. The spiritual and religious benefits are undoubtedly great. Muslims spend a lifetime preparing and saving for this wonderful and pious journey. The entire process is a very systematic one. There are a fixed series of steps and protocols to follow. And with complete obedience […]