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Inspired by Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

Inspired by Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

This folder gives an overview of some people, either Muslims or non-Muslims, who were inspired by the manners, teachings, and dealings of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).

Prophet Muhammad

10 Things You May Not Know About Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

The prophet’s birthday is not just a good occasion to remember him and tell our kids about his story, but it is also an opportunity to search more about the details of his life. We need to do so in order to strengthen our love for him, to be more grateful to Allah for sending …

Fasting on the Prophet’s Birthday

Fasting on the Prophet’s Birthday: Permissible?

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- There is no specific ritual act to be observed on 12 Rabi`ul- Awwal in particular. 2- Also, fasting on that day has no special virtue. 3- …

Buying Sweets on the Prophet’s Birthday: Permissible?

Buying Sweets on the Prophet’s Birthday: Permissible?

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: It is allowed to eat sweets in the occasion of the Prophet’s birthday as long as one does not consider it is a ritual, sunnah, or religious ordain …

Prophet Muhammad (PBUH): The Best Example

Prophet Muhammad: The Best Example (Special Page)

It is the month of Rabee` al-Awal, the month believed to include the birthday of our beloved Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him). On this occasion we are glad to launch our special page: Prophet Muhammad (PBUH): The Best Example Muslims seize the occasion to learn more about the Prophet and reflect on his …

Sufi music praising Prophet Muhammad

Spanish Muslims Praising Prophet Muhammad (Sufi Music)

Sufi music ensemble “Al-Firdaus” celebrates the Prophet Muhammad’s birthday with a 17th century poem, written in Aljamiado, Spanish using Arabic script. The music video also explores themes of nostalgia, alienation, and reconciliation pertaining to the Moriscos, the persecuted medieval Spanish Muslims. It was shot on-location in Andalusia and features the UNESCO World Heritage sites, the …

Celebrating the Prophet's Birth: Between Two Innovations

Celebrating the Prophet's Birth: Between Two Innovations

In this Khutbah, Dr. Jasser Auda discusses the issue of celebrating the Prophet’s birth (peace and blessings be upon him). He approaches the question by tackling two innovations (Bid`ahs) that people fall in when dealing with the occasion. Two unacceptable innovations On one hand, some wage a war on those who celebrate the occasion and …



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