In The Name Of God The Most Merciful, Most Compassionate

All Hajj

Aug07

Can’t go on Hajj? – Get the reward anyway!

By: Jamiatul Ulama Source: Jamiatul Ulama Hajj without a Visa! Since Hajj is among the most virtuous deeds in Islam, and not everyone can afford it (especially on a continuous basis) Allah Most High has attached the reward of optional Hajj to certain other deeds for the benefit of all. Now that the Hujjaj have begun to depart, those who have been left behind can take consolation from the following narrations which promise of various other deeds yielding Hajj rewards: Wudu at home before proceeding for Salah with Jamat. عن أبي أمامة رضي الله عنه أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قال من خرج من بيته متطهرا إلى صلاة مكتوبة فأجره كأجر الحاج المحرم ومن خرج إلى تسبيح الضحى لا ينصبه إلا إياه فأجره...

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Sep01

Eid Mubarak! – Eid al Adha 2017

By: MuslimVillage Source: MuslimVillage “Say, ‘Indeed, my Lord has guided me to a straight path – a correct religion – the way of Abraham, inclining toward truth. And he was not among those who associated others with Allah.’ Say, ‘Indeed, my prayer, my rites of sacrifice, my living and my dying are for Allah, Lord of the worlds. No partner has He. And this I have been commanded, and I am the first [among you] of the Muslims.’…” (Quran 6:161-163) On this occasion of the Greater Eid or Eid al Adha we not only celebrate but we contemplate the great sacrifice of sayyiduna Muhammad’s (ﷺ) illustrious ancestor, Ibrahim (ﷺ). In these times of upheaval, disasters both natural and...

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Aug26

Being free from sin through Hajj

By: Shaykhul Hadeeth Muhammad Zakariyya Source: Sharia Program Abu Hurayrah (Allah be pleased with him) reports that The Messenger of Allah (Allah blessings and peace be upon him) said “Whoever performs Hajj for the sake of pleasing Allah and therein utters no word of evil, nor commits any evil deed, shall return from it as free from sin as the day on which his mother gave birth to him.” When a child is ushered into this world, it enters this life without any blemish and is free from any form of sin. Now, when the Hajj has been performed with utmost sincerity for Allah’s sake, the pilgrim returns to that sinless state. When we speak of forgiveness of sins as in the Hadeeth mentioned above,...

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