Belief in the angels Belief in angels is one of the six pillars of belief or ‘Eemaan in Islaam.
Belief in the Day of Judgment There will be a Day when God will resurrect and gather the first and the last of His creation and judge everyone justly. People will enter their final abode, Hell or Paradise.
Belief in Divine Decree (part 1 of 2) The sixth and last article of Islaamic faith is belief in divine decree (Qadr in Arabic).
Let’s meet Muhammad (part 1 of 2) Who was Muhammad, (May the peace and blessings of Allaah the Most High be upon him)?
Let’s meet Muhammad (part 2 of 2) Who was Muhammad, (May the peace and blessings of Allaah the Most High be upon him)?
Importance of Prayer (Salaah) The first duty on a person upon becoming Muslim is the performance of the prayers.
Etiquette of the ritual bath (Ghusl) Ghusl is the Arabic word for washing, specifically washing the entire body with water in a prescribed manner.
Ablution (Wudoo’) “O you who believe! When you intend to offer the prayer, wash your faces and from your hands up to the elbows, wipe your heads, and wash your feet up to the ankles.”
Manners of relieving oneself Something as mundane as relieving oneself is tied to a Muslim’s sense of cleanliness and modesty.
Menstruation There are special regulations in Islaam legislated for women regarding the three types of bleeding they experience, that are menses, post-partum bleeding, and abnormal bleeding.
Introduction to dietary laws in Islaam The Qur’aan and Sunnah have provided a number of guidelines for what is allowed for Muslims to eat and what is not.
Introduction to Muslim family (part 1 of 2) The family is one of the central organising institutions of society. In Islaam a family is built through marriage.
Introduction to Muslim family (part 2 of 2) Families are the proper setting in which children are cared for and raised.
Introduction to Fasting Fasting in Ramadhaan is one of the pillars of Islaam like Salaah (Prayer).
How to Fast Fasting in Ramadhaan is an obligation on every Muslim who has reached the age of puberty.
Eid and end of Ramadhaan The first day of the month following Ramadhaan is Eid al-Fitr, the celebration of fast-breaking.
Where Is Allaah? The divine attribute ‘Uluw means Allaah is above His creation, and nothing is above Him.
Simple explanation of Soorah al-Faatihah On accepting Islaam, a person should first memorise the Faatihah to be able to perform the prescribed prayers.
Beginner’s guide to Hadeeth and Sunnah The Qur’aan calls Sunnah Hikmah or ‘wisdom.’ Sunnah was also revealed by Allaah like the Qur’aan.
Can we see Allaah? Allaah is too great to be grasped by human eyes in this life.