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The Special Rewards and Benefits of Fasting

As Muslims, we fast during the month of Ramadan because Allah SWT commands us to fast during this blessed time: شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ الَّذِي أُنزِلَ فِيهِ الْقُرْآنُ هُدًى لِّلنَّاسِ وَبَيِّنَاتٍ مِّنَ الْهُدَىٰ وَالْفُرْقَانِ ۚ فَمَن شَهِدَ مِنكُمُ الشّ...
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10 Gift Ideas for Ramadan & Eid

Ramadan is a sacred, holy month for Muslims. It's a time of reflection, prayer, and giving. People fast from dawn until dusk, doing away from worldly and bodily needs and strengthening their faith in Allah. The end of Ramadan is marked by Eid al-Fitr...
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[FREE DOWNLOAD] Ramadan Flashcards

With just a month left before Ramadan insha'Allah, time to bring your Ramadan vocabulary A game!

Download these FREE Ramadan flashcards to learn the Arabic writing, pronunciation and meaning of the important words we use during the blessed month of Ramadan!

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What is Al-Israa' Wal-Mi'raaj?

There is so much to be said about the miraculous event of Al-Israa' Wal-Mi'raaj. In this article, we focus on its linguistic meaning, what each word refers to of this exceptional journey, and its mentions in the Quran. Linguistic meaning of the words...
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Decorating Your Home For Ramadan

With Ramadan approaching quickly, there is no better time to get into a creative mindset and consider decorating your home for this beautiful, exciting, and rewarding month insha'Allah. Last year's Ramadan was a brand new and unique experience for th...
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The Do's and Don'ts of "Insha'Allah"

The Islamic phrase "insha'Allah" is well known by Muslims and non-Muslims alike. But do we really understand what it means or when and how to say it? Why do we even say "insha'Allah"? And even as importantly: do we know when NOT to say it? Read on to...
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Islamic Calendar: The Month Of Jumādā al-Awwal

We are getting closer to the Hijri month of Jumādā al-Awwal insha'Allah! What do you know about this month of the Islamic calendar? Read on to learn about its meaning, chronological order, and significance in Islamic history, and find a few tips...
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[FREE eBOOK] My First Dua Companion

24 Selected Duas for a Little Muslim's Life  

Download our FREE "My First Dua Companion" eBook compiles 24 duas (supplications) selected from the Quran and Sunnah. This eBook comes with 8 cover options to choose from and a personalizable dua section where they can write their own! It is perfect to help your little one learn, memorize and understand their daily duas insha'Allah!

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The Meaning Behind "As-Salaamu 'Alaykum"

The Islamic greeting "as-salaamu 'alaykum" literally translates to "Peace be upon you", written in Arabic as ٱلسَّلَامُ عَلَيْكُمْ‎ and pronounced [as-salāmu ʿalaykum]. Muslims use this greeting whenever first meeting with one another, upon entering ...
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7 Tips to Prepare for Ramadan 2021 (Pandemic or Not)

Last year, as Ramadan was approaching, we were still in a state of confusion. Would the mosques be open? Would there be taraweeh (night prayers during the month of Ramadan)? The words "Ramadan" and "pandemic" had never been paired before. At least no...
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The Blessings of Friday

Friday is a special day for Muslims and there are many blessings associated to it. We have gathered here a few ahadeeth (prophetic narrations) and aya...
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[FREE eBOOK] My Dua Companion

21 Selected Duas for a Muslim's Life 

Download our FREE "My Dua Companion" eBook which compiles 21 duas (invocations, supplications) selected from the Quran and Sunnah. This eBook is perfect to quickly reference, learn and memorize important duas that pertain to a Muslim's life in the following areas: knowledge, health, provision, family (parents, spouse, children, siblings), forgiveness, protection, worldly life and hereafter, prayers upon the Prophet (ﷺ).

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Focusing the Heart in Prayer: A Beautiful Benefit of Learning Arabic

In his great seminal work, Ihya Ulum al-Din (Revival of the Religious Sciences), the luminary scholar Imam al-Ghazali discusses some of the deeper and...
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[FREE eBOOK] Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ): The Greatest Person

Learn about the exemplary character of Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ)

Download our FREE eBook to learn about the best person to ever walk the face of this earth: Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ). We have compiled ayaat (verses) from the Qur'an and ahadeeth (narrations) that talk about just a few of the many amazing character traits of the Prophet (ﷺ) so that we may learn more about him (ﷺ), spread this knowledge to others around us, and try our best to follow his example (ﷺ) in all aspects of our lives insha'Allah.

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Islamic Calendar: The Month Of Rabīʿ al-Awwal

Do you know the names and order of the months in the Islamic Hijri calendar? Do you ever wonder what their names mean and what important events happened during that month in the Islamic history? Knowing the Arabic language is key! Read on to find out...
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12 Mental Health Tips From The Quran And Sunnah

According to recent research conducted by leading mental health organizations, one in four people will experience mental health issues during their lifetime. At the end of 2019, it was estimated that one in 12 people suffer from depression, while a t...
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The Role And Status Of Teachers In Islam

Today is World Teachers' Day and this year's edition is quite special. The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically increased the number of challenges that teachers across the world were already facing. From moving to online education overnight to making s...
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[VIDEO] The Five Pillars of Islam

Meet Ibrahim and learn about the five pillars of Islam in this short animation video!  The Five Pillars of Islam (transcript) As-salaam 'alaykum! My name is Ibrahim. I'm a Muslim. I live with my family. [Adhaan, call to prayer] It's ti...
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"Here I am, O Allah..."

We are in the blessed season of Hajj, the holy pilgrimage to Mecca, and the season of talbiyah - that special prayer on every pilgrim's lips when they are nearing the Sacred House: A sea of millions upon millions of hujjaj (pilgrims), from all walks ...
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[Infographics] Hajj - The fifth pillar of Islam

 Introduction Text Goes Here What is Hajj? Hajj is one of the five pillars of Islam, along with the Shahaadah (testimony of faith), Salah (prayer), Zakat (alms-giving) and Sawm (fasting). Hajj is the pilgrimage to the Ka'bah, the House of Allah ...
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