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Salawat and Salam For The Prophet ﷺ

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali Sending abundant blessings (salawat) and peace (salam) upon the Prophet ﷺ is a way to show our gratitude towards him ﷺ. It is a demonstration of a believer’s love and veneration for the Prophet ﷺ, and it is also one of...

How The Prophet ﷺ Treated Menstruating Women

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali The Prophet’s ﷺ character was an embodiment of mercy and love that he ﷺ consistently showed towards all believers – despite their age, race, or gender. He ﷺ instructed the Companions (Allah be pleased with them) of how...

Eid Prayer & Recommended Acts

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali The Companion Anas (Allah be pleased with him) said, “The Messenger of Allah ﷺ migrated to the city of Medina and saw the people celebrating two days of festivities. He ﷺ said, ‘What are these two days?’ The people of...

Can I make du’a against someone who hurt me?

Question: Can I make du’a against someone who hurt me? Answer: Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatuLlahi wa barakatuhu In general, believers are discouraged from making du’a against each other. Another person’s bad treatment towards one is a test...

Lighting Fireworks on Eid

Question Salams is fireworks allowed in Islam? Just on any occasion for ex. Eid or because of a new year. Or just on any normal day for fun. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Almighty...