Welcoming The Blessed Month of Rabi al-Awwal

Welcoming The Blessed Month of Rabi al-Awwal

Important events of Rabi al-Awwal: – Rabi al-Awwal is the third month of the Islamic calendar. This month has great significance for Muslims. Many important events took place during this blessed month. To begin with, the migration to Madinah took place during this month. The Holy Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) married to Hazrat Khadijah in Rabi […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]