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Who Built the Kabah?

Who Built the Kabah?

I wonder who initially laid its foundations; was it Prophet Adam (peace and blessings be upon him)?

The Qiblah and Unity of Muslim Nation

The Qiblah and Unity of the Muslim Nation

In the beginning of Islam Muslims prayed facing Baytul Maqdis in Jerusalem; a shared Qiblah between the Muslims and the Jews. Then not long after the migration to Madinah the Prophet received a divine order to change the Qiblah and pray towards Al-Masjid Al-Haram.

Changing Qibla

Changing Qibla: What Happened in Madinah?

Short Answer: 18 months after the Prophet’s migration to Madinah, new Quranic revelations instructed the Prophet and the Muslims to turn towards the Kabah in Makkah when they prayed. Changing Qibla was a major milestone and Allah revealed a long passage in the Quran, which runs from verse 106 to verse 150 of Chapter 2. This process …

What Kind of Worship Should We Do in Shaban?

What Kind of Worship Should We Do in Shaban?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- Shaban is a blessed month. 2- Every wise Muslim should seize the opportunity doing his best to achieve the most …

Special Worship on Sha`ban 15

Special Worship on Sha`ban 15: Recommended?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: There is nothing authentic that has been established that the Prophet (peace be upon him) held night vigil prayer and …

Any Significance for Sha`ban 15?

Any Significance for Sha`ban 15?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- The acts of worship are to be restricted by the Shari`ah texts, either from the Qur’an or the Sunnah. 2- This …



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