Me’raaj (The Heavenly Ascension)

Me’raaj (The Heavenly Ascension) “Glory be to Him (Allah) who took His slave (Muḥammad) by night from the Sacred Masjid (in Makkah) to the Farthest Masjid (Al Aqsa in Jerusalem) whose surroundings We have blessed, so that We…

NABEEDH

🍇🍇 *NABEEDH : SUNNAH TONIC MADE WITH EITHER RAISINS OR DATES* 🍇 Nabeedh was one of the common drinks consumed by our beloved Prophet Muhammad (SallAllahu 'alaihi wa sallam). It is made either with *dates or raisins,* but raisin Nabeedh…

SIGHTING OF THE CRESCENT

With the sighting of the crescent of Rajab, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would anticipate and begin preparations for the month of Ramadan. This is two months in advance! People “live to see” various accomplishments in their…

Preparing our Children for Paradise

There was once a teacher who asked the students, “What do you want to be in life?” The children gave varying replies, typically ranging from ‘doctor’, to ‘lawyer’, to ‘accountant’ etc. However, from all the answers given, there…

TRUE LOVE AND DEVOTION

Sayyiduna ‘Abbaas (radhiyallahu ‘anhu), the uncle of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam), had a gutter that protruded over the path which Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) would use when proceeding to the masjid. Once, on a…

Burial Organisations

Hidden Gems of the Muslim Community The Muslim community has many hidden gems. Men and women who work tirelessly behind the scenes and out of the limelight to provide invaluable services to our community. We salute these unsung heroes.…

HALAL OR HARAM

Halal or haraam? You are what you eat Abu Muhammad Al-Juwayni (رحمه الله) was a great Aalim who possessed an extremely high level of caution and concern regarding the consumption of halaal and haraam. The level of his concern…

LIVE EVERY DAY LIKE A HOLIDAY

Live Every Day Like a Holiday Every person’s idea of the ideal holiday is different. Some people find the idea of caravanning across the country to be appealing, while others are attracted by the concept of camping in the…