Rajab, One of the Sacred Months (Al-Ashhur-Al-Hurum)

Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the World; and may His blessings and peace be upon our Prophet Muhammad Shalallahu ‘alaihi wasallam and upon all his Family and Companions. Rajab is the seventh month in the Islamic lunar calendar. This ...

May I Call This Globe A HOME? Part 3

As-Salamu’alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakaatuh! May peace and blessings of Allah (SWT) be upon you and those dear and near to you, and may Allah (SWT) accept. A week has passed since the second article and the first one written about calling ...

Vaccination from an Islamic View Point (Part 1)

What is a Vaccine? It is a substance produced from microorganisms that is given to adults or children to stimulate immunity and to prevent infectious disease. Immunisation is a process intended to increase body defense towards infectious disease, be it passive or active. ...

Forced Marriage in the View of Islam

Bismillahirrohmaanirrohiim There are many cases of forced marriages that are applied not only against women, and not only in the developing countries of the world, but globally to males and females who are under-aged or adults. What is a forced marriage? Based on ...

Delaying Marriage in Islam and its Road Map

The tendency of many young couples in this century is postponing their marriages for various reasons, among them, wanting to have a more settled life, prioritizing their career, completing their education, choosing to marry within the same nationality/race, or for preparing ...

Is There A Good Day For Getting Married In Islam?

Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds; and may His blessings and peace be upon our Prophet Muhammad and upon all his Family and Companions. When determining a wedding day some people still believe that there are certain days which are good ...

Wiping The Face After Prayers

Bismillah wal hamdulillah washShalatu wasSalamu ‘Ala Rasulillah Some people, when they finish making du’a or after the prayers wipe their face.  Is wiping one’s face after supplications (du’a) or after finishing the prayer (taslim) acceptable? Some Muslims who care about the ...

Performing Prayer When Food Has Been Served or When in Need of the Call of Nature

Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds; and may His blessings and peace be upon our Prophet Muhammad and upon all his Family and Companions. We all have certainly experienced having to choose between prayer or eating when food ...

Women Circumcision in Islam

Circumcision is sunnah by the Prophet (SAW), and it is mentioned in the hadeeth narrated from Abu Hurairoh: The Prophet (SAW) said: “Five things including nature (fitrah) is shaving the pubic hair, circumcision, shaving the mustache, plucking the hair ...