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Aug09

10 points on the Day of Arafah

By: Moulana Muhammad bin Haroon (with minor editing) Source: Al Miftah The day of ‘Arafah (Saturday August 10, 2019 in Saudi Arabia) is the most important day for a Hajji. Whilst only a select few of the Ummah are chosen by Allah Most High to physically be on the plains of ‘Arafat on the 9th of Dhul Hijjah, there are several virtues and deeds mentioned regarding the day of ‘Arafah which apply to all whether on the Hajj or not. Hereunder are ten of them. A Reminder on the Takbirs of Tashriq Before recounting the virtues of the day of Arafah itself we should be keen to remember that the takbirs of tashriq begin at Fajr of this day. It is necessary (wajib) for every Muslim (male or female,...

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Jul07

8 ways to get the reward of Hajj

By: Muwasala.org Source: Muwasala.org The blessed month of Dhu`l-Ḥijjah is upon us. The Messenger of Allah (Allah’s blessings and peace be upon him) said that there are no days in which righteous actions are more beloved to Allah than the first ten days of this month.1 For that reason some scholars have ruled that these days are better than the final ten days of Ramaḍān, although the nights of Ramaḍān are superior to these nights. Allah Himself swears by “the Ten Nights” in Sūrat al-Fajr, which is sufficient evidence of their greatness. Most of the scholars say that these are the first ten nights (and days) of Dhu’l-Ḥijjah. The Prophet (Allah’s blessings and peace be upon him)...

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Aug12

The ultimate lesson of Qurbani

By: Jamiatul Ulama Source: Jamiatul Ulama SUBMISSION Islam is submission. As Muslims we submit, surrender and hand over ourselves to the Divine command of Allah Most High and the perfect Sunnah of Nabi (ﷺ). In our Imaan, we submit and surrender our intelligence and understanding to believe in Allah Most High and in the unseen, as explained to us by Nabi (ﷺ). In our Salaah, we submit and surrender our physical limbs and place them down before Allah Most High. In fasting we submit and surrender our desire to eat and drink for the pleasure of Allah Most High. In Zakaat and qurbaani we submit and surrender our wealth for the pleasure of Allah Most High. In Haj we submit and surrender to the...

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