The Islamic festival – Eid Ul Azha (Feast of the Sacrifice)

The Islamic festival – Eid Ul Azha (Feast of the Sacrifice)

  It is also called Eid e Qurbaan, The word "Qurbaani" in Persian and Urdu language is derived from the Arabic word of 'Qurban'. It means an act performed to seek nearness, to achieve an exalted status in front of Almighty Allah and to seek His good pleasure. Originally, the word 'Qurban' ha

10.24.2012 | Events, Hadith, Islam, Quran, Stories of Prophets, Sunnah |

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Prophet Hud (May peace be upon him) and Quom(nation) of Aad

Prophet Hud (May peace be upon him) and Quom(nation) of Aad

In the Quran, the story of Nuh (May peace be upon him) is told. In the previous article we studied the story of Nuh (May peace be upon him) in the perspective of Islam. But after coming out of the ark still the children of Adam and Nuh (May peace be upon him) engaged in idol worshiper and disobe

10.18.2012 | Stories of Prophets |

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The fourth pillar of Islam- Roza/ fasting / sawm

The fourth pillar of Islam- Roza/ fasting / sawm

Roza/sawm or fasting is obligation (Farz) in Islam. Every Muslim has to offer prayers (Namaz) 5 times a day and has to similarly has to keep fast in the Holy month of Ramadan mubarik, which is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. In the Quran Allah pak says in Surah Baqarah: "The month o

10.12.2012 | Hadith, Islam, Quran, Sunnah |

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Ark of Noah

Ark of Noah

  In the last article we finished with Prophet Nuh (Peace be upon him) tired of his stubborn and illiterate nation who did not accept his true message of oneness of Allah and Allah being the only one worthy of being worshipped. After his Dua, Allah Taa’lah responded and asked Prophet N

10.10.2012 | Stories of Prophets |

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Prophet Nuh (Noah) and his Quom(people,nation)

Prophet Nuh (Noah) and his Quom(people,nation)

Prophet Nuh (Peace be upon him) preached the true message of oneness of Allah among his people. He was a rejected by his people. Not only that Prophet Nuh (Peace be upon him) was challenged by the people of his nation. He was threatened, they told Prophet Nuh (Peace be upon him) that if you wil

10.4.2012 | Stories of Prophets |

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Death of Adam (Peace be upon him)-6

Death of Adam (Peace be upon him)-6

Adam (Peace be upon him) lived a long life. He was the first messenger of Allah Taa’lah who told his children to obey the commands of Allah Taa’lah and to never be among the one of the disbelievers. As time passed and he reached the age of 960, he became ill. Adam (Peace be upon him) started

10.2.2012 | Stories of Prophets |

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Rights of Married Women In Islam (Wives in Islam)

Rights of Married Women In Islam (Wives in Islam)

Marriage and Women In Islam The sacred bond of matrimony has granted women many rights in Islam. Quran has held the bond of marriage in the highest regard and in Surat Ar-Rum, Allah says: "And of His signs is that He created for you from yourselves mates that you may find tranquility in them;

10.1.2012 | Hadith, Islam, Quran, Sunnah |

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Cain (Qabil) and Abel (Habil) , the first murder ever.-5

Cain (Qabil) and Abel (Habil) , the first murder ever.-5

After both of sons of Adam (Peace be upon him), Qabil and Habeel had presented their offerings to Allah Almighty and placed it on the mountain top. A lightening struck and Habils offering was accepted by Allah Almighty, but Qabils offering was rejected. The reason was obvious; Habil (a shepherd) had

09.30.2012 | Stories of Prophets |

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The third pillar of Islam- Zakah (The Islamic Charity)

The third pillar of Islam- Zakah (The Islamic Charity)

Zakat is basically the donation obligated for every Muslim who has a smart amount of money or valuables saved till the end of Islamic fiscal year. The donation or zakat is 2.5% of the valuables or money, which can be given to relatives, the poor and the needy. This zakat is not something that starte

09.26.2012 | Islam, Quran |

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Muslim Daughters In Islam

Muslim Daughters In Islam

Daughters In Islam: Women in Islam are given privilege for being women, daughters for example, in Islam daughters are considered as a blessing. Our Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) progeny continued through a daughter.  Therefore if a daughter is born in a Muslim house, then that man automat

09.26.2012 | Quran |

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