Hijab in Quran & Hadith

Hijab in Quran & Hadith

Islam places much emphasis on modesty and the Hijab is at the helm of a Muslim woman’s modesty. Allah made the Hijab obligatory upon the believing woman for the purpose of guarding her, to shield her from harassment and the preying eyes of the less honorable. What is Hijab? Hijab is an Arabic term that …

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Does Throwing Up Break Your Fast?

Does throwing up break your fast

A commonly asked question regarding fasting in Islam is does throwing up break your fast? Determining whether or not throwing up breaks an individual’s fast depends on whether he/she vomited on purpose. The Messenger of Allah (PBUH) has emphasised in the below hadeeth that if a person vomits intentionally, it would break their fast, which …

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What is Sihr & How to Protect from It?

What is Sihr

Sihr, commonly known as black magic, is an Arabic term that is literally translated to mean “hidden” or “secret”. It is thus termed taking into account the secretive nature of practitioners’ dealings with Satan in effort to distort reality, confuse people and/or harm them. Thus, in most instances, the victims have no knowledge of the …

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What is AlhamdulIllah?


Meaning of AlhamdulIllah AlhamdulIllah is perhaps among the most common Arabic phrases that exists universally in the Muslim vernacular. AlhamdulIllah commonly means “All Praise is to due Allah(The God)” and is used in conversation to show gratitude to Allah, the Most-High. This phrase, ٱلْحَمْدُ لِلّٰهِ , can be broken down to three parts. “Al” can …

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Dua for Childrens Protection & Other Practices from Sunnah

Dua for childrens protection

Children are a blessing from Allah and a privilege. Parents entrusted with the divine duty of raising children should make every effort to attend to their needs and protect them against any harm, be it physical, psychological or spiritual. It is also incumbent upon Muslim parents to raise righteous children to the best of their …

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Dua for Childrens Success

Dua for childrens success

Raising children today is no easy task. Owing to rapid advancement of technology and the, corruption and misinformation are at a peak raising doubts in young minds, giving children ample opportunity to stray from the path of Islam. Therefore, as parents, we are expected to make every effort to inculcate proper Islamic values and principles, …

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Dua for entering the house

Dua for Entering the House

Dua for entering the house: بِسْـمِ اللهِ وَلَجْنـا، وَبِسْـمِ اللهِ خَـرَجْنـا، وَعَلـى رَبِّنـا تَوَكّلْـن Transliteration: Bismillahi walajna, wa bismillahi kharajna, wa`ala Rabbina tawakkalna Translation: “In the Name of Allah we enter, in the Name of Allah we leave, and upon our Lord we depend” Muslim {Hadith no. 2018) says that one should mention the Name …

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Dua for leaving the house

Dua for Leaving the House

Dua for leaving the house: بِسْمِ اللّٰهِ، تَوَكَّلْتُ عَلَى اللّٰهِ، وَلَا حَوْلَ وَلَا قُوَّةَ إِلَّا بِاللّٰهِ Transliteration: Bismillaahi, tawakkaltu ‘alallaahi, wa laa hawla wa laa quwwata illaa billaah Translation: “In the Name of Allah, I have placed my trust in Allah; there is no might and no power except by Allah.” The source of this …

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