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Fasting the Long Summer Days of Ramadān

Worried about fasting this summer? "Allāh has made it incumbent upon Himself that whosoever makes himself thirsty on a hot day, from the days of this life which are extremely hot, it is a right upon Allāh that this person have his thirst quenched on the Day of Resurrection.”

Qurbani FAQs

FAQ's: 10 Days of Dhu'l-Hijjah *for part 1 of this Dhu'l-Hijjah series FAQ's please click here Q1: What is udhiyah? It refers to the act of slaughtering an animal (a camel, cow, sheep or goat) for the sake of Allah on the 10th of Dhu’l-Hijjah. In fact, Eid al-Ad’ha, the main

When to Fast the day of ʿĀshūra

Click to read Sh Haitham's advice to *make sure* you catch the day of ʿĀshūra... #Forgiveness

Why Eid?

When the Prophet (peace be upon him) migrated to Madinah he noticed that its inhabitants held festivities during two days. He informed his companions that Allah gave them two better days in which to celebrate: Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha.

Delaying Hajj could be your downfall

‘Umar bin Al-Khattab (may Allah be pleased with him) once remarked: “I was about to send envoys to the towns (on the outskirts of the Muslim empire) to check on all those who have the means to make Hajj but do not perform it, in order to impose the Jizyah

Unlock the barakah of Ramadan NOW

With Ramaḍān around the corner, and Rajab upon us, what better way to begin the preparation for this special guest by welcoming its friend? Like any important life-changing event, whether it be marriage, moving house, even something like running a marathon, it is vital that steps are taken to prepare for

The bittersweet departure of Ramadan

'Eid al Fitr and the Departure of an Old Friend The end of Ramadan can be a bitter-sweet experience. On one hand there is the satisfaction that we have completed our obligation of fasting during the month and also performed many supererogatory acts of worship including taraweh prayers, recitation of

Rabi al-Awwal & Christmas

From Superstitions into Light Rabi'ul-Awwal is the most significant month in the Islamic history, because humanity has been blessed in this month by the birth of the Holy Prophet Muḥammad (sall Allāhu ʿalayhi wa sallam). Before the birth of the Holy Prophet (sall Allāhu ʿalayhi wa sallam) not only the

Hajj: The Fifth Pillar of Islam

The deen of Islam is great which is apparent as it comes from the One who is Great; and it is from His attribute of Greatness that He is Kind and Merciful. Allah the Most High has made it easy for us to obey Him and has made it easily

Fasting Times Ramadan Seasonal Reminders 3 Min Read

Wolverhampton Ramadan Timetable 2016 – 1437

https://youtu.be/yaZkXUH2ulk Announcement - The BIG Discussion is now available to watch: To read Shaykh Dr Haitham al-Haddad's latest article on prayer times click here To download the 2016 Ramadan calendar pdf click here   Note; The 2016 prayer and fasting timetables have undergone revisions hence you may notice some changes. We