Surah al-Furqan

Benefits of reciting Surah al-Furqan (The Criterion)

Surah al-Furqan (The Criterion) contains 77 ayaat and is a ‘makki’. When we say that a surah is makki it means it was revealed in Mecca. The Holy Prophet (s.a.w.) has said that a person who recites this surah will be taken to Jannah without questioning, provided he believes in the Day of Judgement and the Raising of …

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Does the Hijab really degrade women?

People say things like, ‘The non-Muslims have excelled profusely, and the ‘Hijab’ will obstruct Muslim progress!’ Does the Hijab or veil really degrade the status of women? Well, that’s what they always say about the Hijab. But that’s not what it implies. The ‘veil’ does not obstruct Muslim progress. In fact, unveiling does. Yes, this is …

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dua for forgiveness

What is the best dua for seeking forgiveness? – Hadith

Shaddad bin Aus (May Allah be pleased with him) said: The Prophet (ﷺ) said, “The best supplication for seeking forgiveness (Syed-ul- Istighfar) is to say: ‘Allahumma Anta Rabbi, la ilaha illa Anta, khalaqtani wa ana ‘abduka, wa ana ‘ala ‘ahdika wa wa’dika mastata’tu, a’udhu bika min sharri ma sana’tu, abu’u laka bini’matika ‘alayya, wa abu’u …

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Dua to Remove Fear

Quran Verse or Dua to Remove Fear

Anyone who is terrified of his enemy or fears the approach of a calamity should recite the verse bellow excessively. His fears will disappear Insha-Allah and any possible calamity will be averted with Allah’s Help.  فَاللَّهُ خَيْرٌ حَافِظًا ۖ وَهُوَ أَرْحَمُ الرَّاحِمِينَ – 12:64 “… But Allah is the best guardian, and He is the …

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