Pearls of Ramadaan

First Pearl – The Month of Mercy Many a secular person has gone and many pious saints have passed away, but we that read this pamphlet have this opportunity once again to correct our lives by following the sunnat of…
Some Common mistakes made by Muslims in Ramadaan

Taking Ramadaan as a ritual For many of us Ramadaan has lost its spirituality and has become more of a ritual than a form of Ibaadah. We fast from morning to night like a zombie just because everyone around us…
Observing Ramadaan

Muslim faith throughout the world are currently observing the holy month of Ramadaan. Observant Muslims participate in fasting (sawm), one of the five pillars of their faith, this entire Lunar month (this year it extends from September 1st to the…
Keep Your Cool in Ramadaan – Fasting Etiquette

Ramadaan is a month of serenity and spiritual elevation. But when the body’s glucose level decreases too much from fasting, this could lead to irritability and aggression. Other factors may also contribute to the feeling of irritability, such as refraining…
Month of Fasting or Month of Feasting?

The holy month of Ramadaan is a time of restraint, reflection, and renewal. Muslims make every effort to better themselves and to be drawn closer to their Creator. They guard their tongues, engage in long hours of worship, exercise patience,…
Month of the Quran

Imam Bukhari reports from ‘Aishah that the Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and grant him peace) would tighten his waist-cloth (i.e. detach himself from his wives), spend the night in worship and awake his family, during the last…
Ideas for Ramadaan at your workplace

If work is simply the place you earn your bread and punch in your hours, why not redefine it this Ramadaan? Make your workplace the scenario for Dawa, especially in the current tension-filled atmosphere of misunderstandings about Islam and Muslims.…
Education of children in Ramadaan

Children (who did not reach puberty) are not commanded to fast. However, their parents or guardians are strongly recommended to encourage them to fast few days so that they get used to it and they grow up knowing of the…