Benefits of reciting Surah az-Zukhruf (The Embellishment)

Surah az-Zukhruf (Arabic: سورة الزخرف‎, "Ornaments of Gold, Luxury") is the 43rd sura, or chapter, of the Qur'an, the central religious text of Islam. It contains 89 ayat, or verses.  Benefits of reciting Surah az-Zukhruf This surah was revealed in Makkah and it has 89 ayaat. It is narrated from Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq (a.s.) that whoever recites this surah will be saved from the vermin (e.g. insects, scorpions etc.) in the grave and will not undergo the squeezing (Fishar) in the grave. The Holy Prophet (s.a.w.) said that drinking [...]

By |2018-01-29T03:27:12+00:00April 2nd, 2017|Quran and Hadith|

Benefits of reciting Surah Taha (Quran Chapter 20)

Surah Taha (/ˈtɑːˈhɑː/; Arabic: سورة طه‎) is the 20th sura of the Qur'an with 135 ayat (verses). It is named "Ta-Ha" because the sura starts with the Arabic letters طه. It is a Meccan sura, from the second Meccan period. The main theme of the sura is about the existence of God. It addresses this theme through stories about Moses and Adam. Sura 20 displays several thematic and stylistic patterns described by Angelika Neuwirth in Jane McAuliffe's book "The Cambridge Companion to the Qur'an."These include the eschatological prophecies of the Qur'an, signs of God's existence, and debate. Additionally, sura 20 employs [...]

By |2018-01-27T03:36:52+00:00April 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Benefits of reciting Surah ash-Shura (The Council)

Surah ash-Shura has 53 ayaat and it was revealed in Makkah. The Holy Prophet (s.a.w.) said that the one who recites this surah will be from among those people on whom the angels send salutations and pray for their forgiveness. It is narrated from Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq (a.s.) that whoever recites this surah will be raised on the Day of Reckoning with a face as bright as the full moon and he will be told: ‘You are from those who used to recite ash-Shura. If [...]

By |2018-01-27T03:52:04+00:00April 2nd, 2017|Quran and Hadith|

Benefits of reciting Surah al-Ambiya (The Prophets)

Surah al-Ambiya (Arabic: سورة الأنبياء‎, "The Prophets") is the 21st sura (or chapter) of the Qur'an with 112 ayat. It is a Makkan sura. Its principal subject matter is prophets of the past, who also preached the same faith as Muhammad.  Benefits of reciting Surah al-Ambiya It is narrated that the reward for reciting this surah is that the accounting on the Day of Reckoning becomes easy for the reciter and all the Prophets whose names appear in the Holy Qur’an will come to meet him on this day. Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq (a.s.) also [...]

By |2018-01-29T03:29:09+00:00April 1st, 2017|Quran and Hadith|

Benefits of reciting Surah al-Ahzab (The Allies)

Surah al-Ahzab ("The Clans, The Coalition, The Combined Forces") is the 33rd sūrah of the Qur'an with 73 ayat. The sūrah takes its name from the mention of the parties (al-aḥzāb), or confederates (an alliance among the Quraysh and other tribes), who fought the Muslims at the Battle of the Trench (5/627), also known as the Battle of the Parties and as the Siege of Madinah.[1] In the commentary of Majma’ul Bayan it is narrated from the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.) that whoever recites surah al-Ahzab and also teaches it to his family members, [...]

By |2018-01-27T04:22:36+00:00March 30th, 2017|Quran and Hadith|

Is it Haram for a woman to not get married?

Is it Haram for a woman to not get married? Or can she decide not to marry due to certain reasons such as fear of becoming a sinner if she fails to perform her marital duties as a wife? The Islamic verdict concerning whether it is permissible for a woman not to marry varies depending on the situation. Marriage can either be wajib or fard. If there is no Sharia prohibition for a woman on getting married and she only fears that she may [...]

By |2018-01-29T01:59:22+00:00March 30th, 2017|General Topics|

The Hijab is very Important: How to Endure it

In these modern days, all Islamic sisters who found themselves behind hijab are mocked everywhere with disheartening comments. If they attend public gathering wearing a hijab, they run into comments such as “What’s this you are wearing, alright, you can take if off now’, we know you are modest, this is so old-fashioned because the world has moved on.” Such snide comments smash the hearts of hijab-observing Islamic sisters into thousands of pieces. What can our dear sisters do in these situations? Because these [...]

By |2018-02-18T06:29:34+00:00March 27th, 2017|Get Inspired & Boost Iman|

Is it permissible for men to gaze/look freely at a woman in Hijab?

Islam encourages both men and women to try as much as possible to lower their gaze, and protect their sight from unlawful things including looking at women with bad intentions. The question now is, what if the woman is very well covered up with Hijab, is it then permissible for men to feel at ease and enjoy the sight? Well, there is no harm in looking at a woman who is Islamically well dressed. However, it depends on the type of garment and also [...]

By |2018-02-18T06:13:11+00:00March 24th, 2017|General Topics|
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