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Ten Sunnas Of Eating

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali Allah Most High says: “There is indeed a good model for you in the Messenger of Allah – for the one who has hope in Allah and the Last Day and remembers Allah profusely.” [Qur’an 33:21] The Prophet ﷺ is the ultimate...

What are the sunna acts of drinking?

Question: What are the sunna acts of drinking? Answer: Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatuLlahi wa barakatuhu The proper mannerisms of drinking are: To look inside the cup before drinking to make sure it is safe. To hold the cup with the right...

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...

List Of Prohibitions

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali The Prophet ﷺ said: “What I have forbidden for you, avoid. What I have ordered you (to do), do as much of it as you can. For verily, it was only the excessive questioning and their disagreeing with their Prophets that...

I am single. Is getting married obligatory?

Question: I am single. Is getting married obligatory? Answer: Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatuLlahi wa barakatuhu The Prophet ﷺ said: “Marriage is from my sunna, and whoever turns away from my sunna is not from me.” [ibn Majah] The Prophet ﷺ...

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...

Acts Of Good To Do In Ramadan

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali The Prophet ﷺ said, “When Ramadan comes, the gates of Paradise are opened, the doors to the Hellfire are closed, and the devils are chained.” [Bukhari] From these words, we are taught how special Ramadan is to Allah...

Some Mu’jizaat

Salam. Is there any authentic Hadith about this.. 1.A fly never sat on the Prophet’s face SAWW . 2. A cloud would shadow the Prophet SAWW. 3. Prophet Muhammad SAWW ever yawned in his entire life. Need your guidance. Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa...