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8 ways to get the reward of Hajj

By: Source: 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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10 points on the Day of Arafah

By: Moulana Muhammad bin Haroon (with minor editing) Source: Al Miftah MV Editor’s Note: The first of Zulhijjah was announced by Saudi authorities as the 12th of August 2018 though other countries may differ by a day depending on the sighting/start method. Therefore the first of the three days of Eid, based on the Saudi declaration, would be on Tuesday the 21st of August 2018 and the day of Arafah will be the 20th. This information is only for general guidance, please consult local authorities concerning when the first day of Eid is in your country/region. The day of ‘Arafah (Monday August 20, 2018 in Saudi Arabia) is the most important day for a Hajji. Whilst only a select few of the...

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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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