Jerusalem, The Third Sacred City in Islam After Makkah and Madinah

Jerusalem, the sacred city in Islam

Importance of the city of Jerusalem: – Jerusalem is the only city in the world which holds great importance for Muslims, Jews and Christians alike. It is because it was this city where Allah sent most of his prophets for the guidance of people. Hazrat Ibrahim (AS), Hazrat Moosa (AS), Hazrat Dawood (AS), Hazrat Suleiman […]

Friday Prayer - The Blissful Prayer

Friday Prayer – The Blissful Prayer

Importance of Friday Prayer in Islam: – The meaning of Friday is a congregation. There is great importance of this day of the week in Islam. It is Sunnah to bath, cut nails, put fragrance and wear clean clothes on this day. Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) declared Friday as weekly Eid for the Muslims. Prophet Muhammad […]

History of 10th of Muharram - Day of Ashura

History of 10th of Muharram

History of Muharram This is the first month of the Islamic calendar. As the name ‘haram’ suggests, it’s a sacred month of Muharram among others i.e. Rajab, Zil-qadh, and Zilhaj. The virtues of this sacred month have not only been celebrated by the Muslims, but also the followers of other major religions like Judaism and […]

Pillars of Islam

Five Pillars of Islam for Kids

Islam, The Religion of Peace Before the advent of Islam, the Arab pagans lived quite a lawless and barbaric life. There was no consideration for the rights and duties of people. Islam came as the perfect religion that laid out principles based on justice, equality, and peace. Just as any building has the foundation that […]

Seeking Forgiveness Before Going Umrah

Seeking Forgiveness Before Going Umrah

“SO BY MERCY FROM ALLAH (S.W.T), [O MUHAMMAD], YOU WERE LENIENT WITH THEM, AND IF YOU HAD BEEN RUDE [IN SPEECH] AND HARSH IN HEART, THEY WOULD HAVE DISBANDED FROM ABOUT YOU. SO PARDON THEM AND ASK FORGIVENESS FOR THEM AND CONSULT THEM IN THE MATTER. AND WHEN YOU HAVE DECIDED, THEN RELY UPON ALLAH. […]

Pilgrims Flock to Mina as Hajj Starts

Pilgrims Flock to Mina as Hajj Starts

Hajj is the name given to a pilgrimage made by Muslims at least once in a lifetime. It is part of the five pillars of Islam, mandatory for all financially and physically able. On the first day of the annual Islamic pilgrimage. Hujjaj flock to Mina as part of the first leg of their journey […]

History of Qurbani

History of Qurbani

 “SURELY MY PRAYER AND MY SACRIFICE AND MY LIFE AND MY DEATH ARE FOR ALLAH, THE LORD OF THE WORLD” What Is the Story Behind Qurbani? Hazrat Ibrahim’s night of test have a tremendous effect on the history of Qurbani in Islam and his actions according to the commandment of Allah are still followed by […]

Kaabah - The Heaven on Earth

Kaabah – The Heaven on Earth

Kaabah is a heaven on the Earth beyond any explanation. Not a single word can describe the experience and feelings that one goes through after seeing it. It is the most sacred and perfect site in Islam is also known as Bait Ullah. The House of Allah –this mere concept is enough for every believer […]