Category Archives: Religious Observance – Islam

Ramadan and Forgiveness – the middle ten days

Rasul Allah, (saw) has said: “Ramadan is the month, whose beginning is mercy, its middle, forgiveness and its end, emancipation from the fire (of hell)” — Bihar al-Anwar, Vol.: 93, Pg.: 342 We have now entered, by the grace of … Continue reading

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Do not let this time slip away from you – 2nd Friday Ramadan 1441

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم السلام عليكم Today I remind myself and I remind you not to let this time slip through your fingers. It is like carrying water in your hands. When you fill your cupped hands there is plenty, … Continue reading

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Ramadhan Mubarak!

Ramadan Mubarak! The first day of fasting in USA is Friday, April 24. May Allah (swt) accept your fast. May you find the fast easy and may you gain deep insight into your connection with the divine.

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The First Part of Ramadan is Mercy

السلام عليكوم Beloved friends, brothers and sisters – this week we enter the sacred month of Ramadan, insha’allah! Rasool allah (SAW) has said “The first part of Ramadan is a mercy……………” Are we taking advantage of this mercy? Do we … Continue reading

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Preparing for Ramadan – Sha’aban 2 – 15 Nisfu Sha’ban Lailat ul Bara’at

Lailat-ul-Bara’at or Shab e Barat (as it is known in the Indian Sub-continent) is the night of the full moon of the Islamic month of Sha’ban. Some scholars equate this night with Lailat Mubaraka (night of blessing) which is mentioned … Continue reading

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