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 […]

Purpose of Zakat in Islam

Know the Importance of Zakat in Islam

Zakat is majorly known as charity and is the third most important pillar of Islam. Providing the needy and being charitable is a noble act that highlights the best in the character of a Muslim. Importance of Zakat Why the charity is so important to give? As the existence of the poor people and the […]