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Night Prayer and the Human Body Clock

The sleep-wake cycle of the pineal gland becomes disrupted as we increasingly eat, socialize and sleep not questioning the psychological and physical effects of our pre-occupations. In trying to keep up with the schedules of the day it becomes increasingly difficult to switch-off the problems of the outside world we take home affecting domestic commitments. …

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3 Things To Do If You Miss Fajr

Sometimes we do miss Fajr, we are human. Here are three things to do if you miss Fajr prayer to ensure we keep our imaan strong.

Do Eating & Drinking After Fajr Invalidate Fasting

Do Eating and Drinking After Fajr Invalidate Fasting?

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. It is clearly stated and known that the time of fasting is from sunrise till sunset, which is known in Islamic Fiqh as …

When to Stop Eating... Determining the Times of Fajr and Imsak

When to Stop Eating... Determining the Times of Fajr and Imsak

The following essay is an attempt to clarify the issue of al-fajr al-sadiq (the true dawn) and the cut-off point for suhur (the pre-dawn meal), in light of the Qur’an, the authentic traditions, and the sound practices of the companions, their successors, and the venerable imams and scholars. The Spirit of Ease in Shari`ah Let me …

What Is The Importance Of Fajr And Isha

What Is The Importance Of Fajr And Isha?

This is a great reminder from Nouman Ali Khan who discusses the great importance of Fajr and Isha. When we intentionally stay up late, knowing we will not wake up for Fajr, then when we miss it, it is not by accident. It is on purpose.

Prayer Is Better Than Sleep

Prayer Is Better Than Sleep

When young Muslims meet others for the first time and find out that they are Muslim, often one of the very first questions they ask each other is, “Do you pray?” It’s as if this is their touchstone to see if the person they have met is a real Muslim or not. Calling yourself Muslim …

Waking Up for Fajr Prayer: Any Tips?

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. Brother in Islam, thanks a lot for your question. It’s really a sign of your good heart and deep-rooted faith. May Allah keep …

What Are the Virtue of Staying in the Mosque after Fajr Prayer

What Are the Virtues of Staying in the Mosque after Fajr Prayer?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi 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. Dear questioner, we would like to thank you for the great confidence you place in us, and we implore Allah Almighty to help us serve His cause and …



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