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 ...

Book Review: Everyday Islam

Bismillah. These comments are purely my own opinion.  I ask Allah’s forgiveness for all of my ignorance.  Islam is a way of life that has proved timeless in it’s practice, and in it’s capability of solving issues even in today’s modern ...

Can a Muslim woman marry a non-Muslim man?

In the name of Allah, Most Gracious and Most Merciful All Praise be to Allah Marriage is a social institution that is considered very important in Islam. Through marriage, generations will continue. Interfaith marriage is always being debated and is quite controversial in ...

How to Do Wudu (Ablution) According to the Prophet, Salallahu Alaihi Wassalam

Ablution is something that must be done before Muslims perform prayers. Prayer will not be valid if the person does not make ablutions. Abdullah bin Umar (RA) said, “I heard the Messenger of Allah (SAW) saying: ...

Valentine’s Day in Islam

Every year on the 14th of February many people in various countries celebrate Valentine’s Day to mark their love for each other. People either propose to their partner, or just spend a romantic day with them. Before we move towards the ...

Animal by-Products, What should We Pay Attention?

Animal by-products may include blood, skin, bones, leftover meat and their derivatives. We have to be concerned with the halal status of processed products since a lot of their ingredients originate from non-Muslim countries that are derived ...