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Dhul Hijjah and ‘Eid dates announced – 1438

Islam21c can confirm that the 1st of Dhul Hijjah 1438 will be on Wednesday, 23rd  August 2017.  The declaration from the Saudi Supreme Court is expected shortly. Click to view your Dhul Hijjah infographic It was narrated from ‘Abd-Allāh ibn ‘Umar (may Allāh be pleased with him) that the Messenger

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Eid in Excel – My Family’s Life-changing Experience

One attendee of Eid in Excel shares his family's "life changing" experience, highlighting the importance of large, unified Eid celebrations for the 21st century Muslim family, particularly for sisters....

[Sh Haitham] Khutba for Eid al-Fitr

This Ramadān has been full of ups and downs for our community. Sh Haitham discusses the victories and challenges this Ramadān in his 1438 Eid al-Fitr Khutba...

Fighting over Moon-Sighting

Moon sighting does not have to be moon fighting. As Sh Dr Haitham al-Haddad explains, the topic should be a very relaxed and easy one for the majority of Muslims...

“I won’t be eating Qurbani meat this year, will you?”

  Sacrifice is an offering whereby that which is offered is given to your Lord while you are in total submission and obedience. With that said what does giving a sacrifice mean to you? The greatest illustration of sacrifice is in Ibrāhīm (ʿalayhi al-Salām) from whom the Islamic tradition of

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When is Eid?

Watch this space for the announcement for the date for Eid al-Fitr 1437/2016 All praise is due to Allāh, may peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Muhammad, his family and all his Companions. In the past, Muslim scholars agreed on a certain method to decide the start and end

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Christmas, Muslims and the Paganisation of Christianity

As Muslims who live in the West, we find ourselves surrounded by a culture of capitalism which utilizes anything in its means to further its spread and acceptance. Amid this culture is the widespread acceptance of the 25th of December being the birthday of Jesus Christ. However, as Pastors and

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Birthday of the Prophet (sall Allāhu ʿalayhi wa sallam)

The specifics regarding the birth of the final Messenger (sall Allāhu ʿalayhi wa sallam) sent to mankind have been the subject of debate between the scholars of history and Seerah for centuries. This brief treatise by Sheikh Ahmed bin 'Abdil Azeez A-Hamdaan will aim to present in a concise manner