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10 Mistakes To Avoid During Ramadan

The month of Ramadan is commonly called, by Muslims and non-Muslims alike, the month of fasting, and it is certainly true that there is great emphasis on abstaining from eating and drinking. But Ramadan is so much more than that, and w...
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6 Easy Ways To Show Your Love

When February comes around, Valentine's Day is on almost everyone's mind. Yes, even Muslims'! Either because they boycott it, or because they celebrate it, in one way or another. In this article, we will not delve into the ins and outs...
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The Best Islamic Stories For Kids

The best stories for children are in the Quran, no doubt about it. The Quran is filled with beautiful narratives that carry so many lessons for our children - of all ages - to learn from. Stories that go beyond time and place and will allow them...
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8 Reasons Why You Should Learn Arabic - And How To Get Started!

Arabic is one of the oldest languages to ever exist in this world. Spoken by millions of people worldwide, the Arabic language holds a great position among the most spoken languages today. People strive to learn simple Arabic for various reasons, are...
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Alhamdulillah: The Ultimate Thanksgiving

The notions of gratitude and thankfulness always go up in popularity when November comes around as Thanksgiving themed commercials, products, and foods start taking all of the public and sometimes private space. As Muslims, we know however that ...
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Why do we say "SallAllahu 'alayhi wa sallam"?

"SallAllahu 'alayhi wa sallam" is a phrase that we should hear often, and yet, it seems that we do not hear it as much and as often as we should. As we near the end of the blessed month of Rabi' al-Awwal, the month during which our beloved Prophet (ﷺ...
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7 Ways To Increase Your Love For The Prophet (SAWS)

We are often told, especially during the special month of Rabi' al-Awwal during which Prophet Muhammad (SAWS) was born, that we should work on increasing our love for him. But many of us just do not know how! It can be very difficult to love someone ...
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The Hijri Calendar Explained

Most Muslims and many non-Muslims know about the month of Ramadan - the fasting month in Islam. But how many among them know what the Hijri calendar (or Islamic calendar) is, and what the Arabic names and meanings of the other 11 months are? Yet, the...
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14 Phrases Used Daily By Muslims Around The World!

Even though the majority of Muslims around the world are not native Arabic speakers, the Arabic language remains a cornerstone of the Islamic faith. As a matter of fact, many Muslims who do not speak or understand Arabic at all (or so they think...
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[FREE DOWNLOAD] Monthly Prayer Chart

Great tool to encourage yourself or your child to build a strong prayer habit insha'Allah!  

Keep track of your obligatory and voluntary prayers with this FREE Monthly Prayer Chart! We have included 31 days so that you can use it throughout the year. You can also go by the Hijri months. Great tool to encourage yourself or your child to build a strong prayer habit insha'Allah! 

Pro tip: laminate it and use an erasable marker to wipe and reuse each month!  

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What Is Ashura?

Allah SWT has selected some days or times of the year to be more special and blessed than others. The Day of Ashura, the tenth day of the sacred month of Muharram, is one of them. There are many reasons why it is so unique and sho...
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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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What Hajj Looks Like During Covid-19

Every year, around 2.5 million people perform Hajj. However, assembling this many people in one area could have dramatic repercussions in a global pandemic. For the second year in a row, due to COVID-19, the Saudi authorities declared that Hajj ...
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What Are The Best Deeds In The Eyes Of Allah SWT?

As Muslims, we strive to please Allah SWT and gain His blessings with as many good deeds as we can so that we may benefit in this life with success, ease, good health, and other blessings, but also and most importantly earn the ultimate reward: ...
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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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What Is Eid ul-Fitr?

The blessed month of Ramadan is already coming to an end, subhanAllah! As we are putting in our best effort to try and make the most of these last few days, nights, hours and minutes insha'Allah, we also start looking forward to the celebration that ...
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6 Tips To (Re)boost Your Emaan Halfway Through Ramadan

Here we are, almost halfway through the blessed month of Ramadan, subhanAllah! While we should be grateful that there is still another half of Ramadan left, full of opportunities to do even more, many of us are feeling a bit down at this time of the ...
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Earth Day: Why It Matters - Everyday

Today is Earth Day, "an annual event on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection" (Wikipedia). Why should it matter for us as Muslims? Why should it matter especially for us as Muslims? Read on to find out! Today is Earth Day! Lea...
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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 gifts  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 m...
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