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Muslim Charity Top Ranked in US

A leading Muslim charity has been recognized amongst the top 10 highly rated charities in the United States, becoming one of the privileged Top Four Star Charities in the country.

This is a proud moment for all American Muslims.” President of the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) Naeem Baig said in a statement obtained by OnIslam, congratulating Helping Hand for Relief and Development (HHRD) team.

“We pray for the continued success of Helping Hand and the strengthening of their efforts to bring relief to the poor and needy across the globe.”

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Posted by on August 28, 2013 in News

 

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U.S. Hispanics are Leaving Catholicism for Islam

U.S. Hispanics Leaving Catholicism for Islam

With more than 50 million Hispanics living in the US, the Latino community is now the country’s biggest minority.

While most are brought up within the Catholic Church, a number of them are turning to Islam.

Precise figures are difficult to pin down as the US Census does not collect religious data, but estimates for the number of Latino Muslims vary between 100,000 and 200,000.

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Posted by on August 23, 2013 in News

 

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Help the Oppressor !

Anas (May Allah bepleased with him) reported:

Messenger of Allah () said, “Help your brother, whether he is an oppressor or is oppressed”. A man enquired: “O Messenger of Allah! I help him when he is oppressed, but how can I help him when he is an oppressor?” He () said, “You can keep him from committing oppression. That will be your help to him”.

[Al-Bukhari and Muslim].

قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم‏:‏ “انصر أخاك ظالمًا أو مظلومًا” فقال رجل‏:‏ يا رسول الله أنصره إذا كان مظلومًا أرأيت إن كان ظالمًا كيف أنصره‏؟‏ قال‏:‏ ‏”‏تحجزه -أو تمنعه- من الظلم فإن ذلك نصره” ‏(‏‏(‏رواه البخاري‏)‏‏)

 
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Posted by on August 22, 2013 in News

 

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“Even if they had to crawl!”

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This is one agenda till next Ramadhaan! 

Abu Hurairah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: The Messenger of Allah (Sal-lal-laahu-alaihi-wa-sallam) said: 

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Posted by on August 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

Eid-ul-Fitr

Islam & knowledge

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First of all HAPPY EID!

HOW SHOULD A MUSLIM OBSERVE EID-UL-FITR

Eid-ul-Fitr refers to the festival after completion of fasting in the Month of Ramadaan. This auspicious occasion is celebrated on the 1st of Shawaal, which is the 10th month of the Islamic calendar. The festival of Eid-ul-Fitr is a manner of showing appreciation and gratitude to Almighty Allah for all that He has bestowed upon us.

On the morning of Eid-ul-Fitr, Muslims throughout the world perform the traditional Eid Salaah, which is Waajib upon all Muslims. It is not permissible to miss the Eid prayer without any valid reason. With the exception of performing theEid Prayer, there are also various actions which are desirable on the day of Eid. These are:

1. to trim the hair and nails,
2. to perform the Ghusl (Ceremonial Bath),
3. to use the Miswaak (special toothbrush),
4. to wear (if affordable) or…

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Posted by on August 8, 2013 in Relax

 

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O Allah, Pardon us !

 

Aisha radhiya Allahu `anha, that she said: “O Messenger of Allah! What if I knew which night Lailatul-Qadr was, then what should I say in it?” He said.- “Say.- (Allahumma innaka ‘affuwwun tuhibbul ‘afwa fa’fu ‘annee.)

“O Allah You are The One Who pardons greatly, and loves to pardon, so pardon me.”.

[at-Tirmithi and Ibn Majah with a Sahih Isnad]

 
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Posted by on August 2, 2013 in Relax

 

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