Ramadan Dictionary

Folders / Ramadan / Betül Yılmazörnek

Fasting, which is one of the five pillars of Islam, is the name given to the act of abstaining yourself eating food, having sexual intercourse, and other deeds resulting in the breaking of fasting, starting the break of dawn to the sunset.

read more 06.06.2016, Monday

How to revive ourselves in the month of Ramadan

Folders / Pilgrimage / Lastprophet.info

As we welcome the holy month of Ramadan, the month in which the Qur'an was revealed to Prophet Muhammad (pbuh), and in which we dedicate ourselves to fasting, self-purification and spiritual training, we should strive to do righteous deeds and focus on the goals of Ramadan so that we can become closer to Allah.

read more 06.06.2016, Monday

Prophet Muhammad's Ramadan Preparations

Folders / Ramadan / Ali Çelik, PhD

Understanding the preparations made by Prophet for the month of Ramadan is possible through the information narrated by the Companions of the Prophet as well as the Sunnah on this matter. When one examines the narrations on this topic, two issues emerge as being most important..

read more 06.06.2016, Monday

Qur'anic Verses related to Ramadan

Folders / Ramadan / Lastprophet.info

“O you who believe! Prescribed for you is the Fast, as it was prescribed for those before you, so that you may deserve God's protection and attain piety."

read more 06.06.2016, Monday

The Day of Ashura

Folders / Others / Habib Umar bin Hafidh

The Day of Āshūrā, the tenth of Muḥarram...

read more 23.10.2015, Friday

Hajj in 23 Questions

The Pilgrimage to Mecca explained.

read more 22.09.2015, Tuesday

The Last Sermon of the Prophet

O People! Lend me an attentive ear, for I know not whether after this year, I shall ever be amongst you again. Therefore listen to what I am saying to you very carefully and take these words to those who could not be present here today.

read more 22.09.2015, Tuesday

The Sunna of Sacrificing

Eid al-Adha is called the Great Eid. It occurs at the culmination of the Hajj, and is the culmination of the first ten blessed days of Dhu al-Hijjah, days which have been described by our beloved Prophet (pbuh) as the best days of the year..

read more 22.09.2015, Tuesday

The Three States of Ramadan

Folders / Ramadan Diaries / Fatma Bayram

Ramadan, the beginning of which is mercy, the middle forgiveness, and the end release from Hellfire, is a lot like the prayer with its standing, the bowing down, and the prostration. When Ramadan came we all rolled our sleeves and got ready for worship. Just like standing at the beginning of our prayer. Every believer did this in his/her own way.

read more 13.07.2015, Monday

Ramadan Butterflies

Folders / Ramadan Diaries / Fatma Bayram

One of our friends who wrote a reflection about Ramadan upon our request is dear Ayşe Şebnem Yeşilkaya. She compares our Ramadan joy to the gaiety of butterflies in spring, our enthusiasm in charity to the flight of butterflies from flower to flower, our slowly refining souls to the elegance of butterflies, and the transitory nature of this season of happiness to the short life of a butterfly:

read more 10.07.2015, Friday