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The Fast of the Prophet

Muhammad / Social Life / Prof. Dr. Adnan Demircan

The fast of the Prophet had a vital role as a method of training the nafs (soul) and spirit, which is the objective of cultivating people in the Islamic civilisation.  Therefore, as the second of the types of worship that is done with the body, it is one of the requirements of Islam.

read more 30.06.2016, Thursday

A Day in Ramadan with the Prophet

Folders / Ramadan / Lastprophet.info

The greatest jewel on the crown of the Islamic year is the blessed month of Ramadan, the month described by the Messenger himself as the month of his community.

read more 06.06.2016, Monday

Ramadan and Fasting's Global Field of Influence

In Oliver Roy's work, Globalizing Islam: The Search For a New Ummah (London: Hurst and Company 2004), he tried to take up new perspectives Muslims are following generally in the world that fall between Westernization and Neo-fundamentalism.

read more 06.06.2016, Monday

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

The Day of Ashura

Islam / Habib Umar bin Hafidh

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

read more 23.10.2015, Friday

Refreshing Our Faith in the Month of Dhu al-Hijjah

We welcome the month of Dhu al-Hijjah during which the Hajj Pilgrimage takes place...

read more 10.10.2013, Thursday

The Virtues of the Last Ten Days

Fasting and the Quran will intercede for a person on the Day of Resurrection. Fasting will say, ‘O Lord, I deprived him of his food and his desires during the day, so let me intercede for him.’ And the Quran will say: ‘I deprived him of his sleep at night so let me intercede for him.’ Then they will intercede.”

read more 29.07.2013, Monday

Omar Qureshi at Rihla

The Sirah provides, in addition to all the stories of the Prophets in the Qur’an, the story of our Prophet...

read more 25.07.2013, Thursday

Our shield: Fasting

Islam / Fatma Bayram

The reason why fasting constitutes a form of worship in its truest form in all religions throughout history is the need to discipline human nature, which does not change, despite changes in time.  Fasting helps a great deal when a person tried to adopt good manners..

read more 18.07.2013, Thursday

Merits of Shaban

The Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and grant him peace) was asked why he was fasting so much in Sha`ban. He replied: “It is a month that people neglect, between Rajab and Ramadan. It is a month in which actions are raised to the Lord of the Worlds and I love for my actions to be raised while I am fasting.”

read more 11.06.2013, Tuesday

 

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