Category Islam

Itikaf – a Divine Blessing

During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims go into isolation at Masjid (mosque) for the last 10 days to seek the forgiveness and blessings of Allah Almighty. What is Itikaf? Considering the importance of Itikaf, the prophet Muhammad SAW asked…

Zakat

Zakat is an important system of Islamic ideology, it plays an active role in the social and spiritual life of the Muslim society. If established as an institution, it will create a collective social security scheme for mutual help and…

Eid ul Adha- when to sacrifice

Eid ul Adha

Some people out of ignorance slaughter the animal before offering the Eid ul Adha prayer. What happens is that their sacrifices are not accepted and according to the Hadiths given below, they are not rewarded what they are expecting for.…

The Solar Eclipse and Salat ul Kusoof

How to offer Salat ul Kusoof

Salat ul Kusoof (Eclipse Prayer) is a prayer in the Muslim faith, which occurs when the moon comes between the Sun and Earth. While not obligatory, offering Salatul Kusoof is an encouraging act of worship. The Muslims offer different prayers…