Tag: PILGRIMAGE

Hajj 15 Min Read

The Scourge of “Hajj Sandals”

To degrade the great aims of Hajj to things like choice of sandals is to do a great and lasting injustice to the fifth pillar of Islam.

Trials Transformed 5 Min Read

Treaty of Hudaybiyah — a win in apparent loss

In this part of the Trials Transformed series, we learn about the most famous peace agreement in our history, the Treaty of Hudaybiyah.

Lessons from the University of Hajj

Those who had performed their Hajj this year are returning back to their homes with the intention of starting a brand new life. This also means that the topic of Hajj will not be addressed for another year from today. But I want to do things differently...

Six Considerations for Every Pilgrim

Travelling for Ḥajj this year? Here's what you need to think about before you leave for the airport...

Rizqy Business: 12 Ways To Increase Rizq

Make your wealth do more with less

Hajj: Striving in the Path of Allāh

When one considers the purpose of the Hajj and the rituals that are involved in performing it, it becomes quite apparent that a Hajji is in the same state of mind as the Mujāhid.

Maximising Intentions for Hajj

How many intentions for Hajj can you think of? You might be surprised...

Practical and spiritual advice for those going to Hajj

Remember, you will not find the pleasure of Allāh where you want, rather where He wants...

Middle East News News 2 Min Read

Makkah: Four Umrah pilgrims killed in a head-on collision

Innā lillāhi wa innā ilayhi rājiʿūn. Indeed, to Allāh we belong, and to Him we are returning. In a head-on collision between a coach and petrol tanker, four British pilgrims have lost their lives and 12 others have been injured yesterday in Saudi Arabia. The Umrah pilgrims killed were from

Featured History Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Non-News Propagation 11 Min Read

Response of a Sacrificed Son

Though Ismāʿīl (ʿalayhi al-Salām) would seem to have hit the nail on the head with his response; it would not have stopped Ibrāhīm (ʿalayhi al-Salām) from wondering what his son thought of this order and whether he was willing or anxious about being sacrificed.