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Hijri Calendar: The Month Of Safar

We are about to welcome the Hijri month of Safar insha'Allah! What do you know about this month? Read on to learn about its meaning in Arabic, chronological order in the Islamic calendar and significance in the Sunnah and Islamic history. Meaning of ...
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12 Good Deeds In Muharram To Start The Hijri Year Right

As the sacred month of Muharram is upon us, let's make the most of this special time and start off the new Hijri (Islamic) year right insha'Allah. We have listed below some of the many benefits and blessings of the month of Muharram and the Day of As...
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Hijri Calendar: The Month Of Muharram

The month of Muharram is fast approaching insha'Allah! Did you know that Muharram is the very first month of the Hijri (or Islamic) calendar? The first day of Muharram therefore marks the first day of the Islamic year, and we are about to enter the y...
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Hijri Calendar: The Month Of Dhul Hijjah

The best ten days of the year are here: we have just entered the Islamic month of Dhul Hijjah! What do you know about this Hijri month? Read on to check your knowledge and keep learning insha'Allah! Meaning of Dhul Hijjah Dhul Hijjah (in Arabic ذُو ٱ...
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Hijri Calendar: The Month Of Dhul Qa'dah

We are about to welcome the Hijri month of Dhul Qa'dah insha'Allah! What do you know about this month? Read on to learn about its meaning in Arabic, chronological order in the Islamic calendar and significance in Islam. Meaning of Dhul Qa'dah Dhul Qa...
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Islamic Calendar: The Month of Shawwaal

As we approach the end of the blessed month of Ramaḍān, we start thinking about the celebration that will officially close this special time of year insha'Allah: Eid ul-Fitr. Did you know that Eid ul-Fitr is not part of the month of Ramadan in the Hi...
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Islamic Calendar: The Month of Ramadan

Most people know what Ramadan is, even non-Muslims. But do we really know what it is? When was fasting in Ramadan established? What references do we find in the Quran and Sunnah? What does the word even mean? Read on to learn and teach others in...
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Islamic Calendar: The Month of Sha'baan

With the sacred month of Rajab coming to an end and the blessed month of Ramadan getting so close insha'Allah, the month of Sha'ban is often neglected. By the time Sha'ban starts, we tend to get busy with the practical aspects of ...
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Islamic Calendar: The Month Of Rajab

The Hijri month of Rajab is upon us! What do you know about the seventh month of the Islamic (lunar) calendar? Read on to increase your knowledge of Islam and Arabic insha'Allah! Meaning of Rajab The word Rajab (رَجَب) comes from the root l...
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Islamic Calendar: The Month Of Jumādā al-Ākhirah

We are reaching the sixth month of the Hijri calendar insha'Allah: the month of Jumādā al-Ākhirah. What do you know about this month? Read on to expand your knowledge of Arabic and Islam! Meaning of Jumādā al-Ākhirah Literally in Arabic, Ju...
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