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Salat for the Night of Eid al-Adha

The nights of the 2 Festivals [‘Eidain i.e. Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha] are 2 of the 14 nights in which it is particularly commendable to keep vigil in order to enliven the night [ihya al-layl] with religious service, worship, adoration and devotion. Imam Ibn Majah in his Sunan narrates the following narration from Abu […]

Salat for the Night of Eid al-Fitr

The nights of the 2 Festivals [‘Eidain i.e. Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha] are 2 of the 14 nights in which it is particularly commendable to keep vigil in order to enliven the night [ihya al-layl] with religious service, worship, adoration and devotion. Imam Ibn Majah in his Sunan narrates the following narration from Abu […]

Salat for One’s Parents

And We have charged man concerning his parents — his mother bore him in weakness upon weakness, and his weaning was in two years — ‘Be thankful to Me, and to thy parents; to Me is the homecoming.’ From amongst the goodly works one can perform to thank and benefit one’s parents is: “The Prayer of Filial Piety” [salat […]

Salat – Prayer

Theoretical recognition of a Creator and supreme power is not sufficient. When Allah made us, He made us for a purpose, namely to worship Him in the way He designed for us to worship Him. Many people say that they worship God in their own way and that their belief is in their heart, but […]