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Ramadan for Young Soul 7 Tips That Will Make You Better

Ramadan for Young Souls... 7 Tips That Will Make You Better

“Whoever fasts in Ramadan out of faith and in the hope of reward, he will be forgiven his previous sins.”  (Sahih: Sunan an-Nasa’i) Ramadan is approaching quickly, and we’re finding ourselves struggling to greet it. The Companions would prepare for Ramadan for months in advance, but with only two weeks left, how can young Muslims …

The ABCs of Fasting in Ramadan

The ABCs of Fasting in Ramadan

The month of Ramadan is approaching and it is time to get ready for a season full of worship and devotion. Fasting is the most remarkable feature of the blessed month. For about 30 days, Muslims all over the world stop eating, drinking and engaging in intimate relations in daytime. Below is the must-know information …

Tips for Success in Ramadan... Do the Worships You Love

Tips for Success in Ramadan... Do the Worships You Love

How to achieve success in Ramadan? When people go to a sheikh or an imam to help them make a Ramadan plan, they usually want a list of to-dos. They want the imam to dictate to them what they should do in detail. But Imam Yaser Birjas has a different idea. In this video, he …

Making up for Missed Fast during Menses A Must

Is It Required to Make Up Missed Fasts Due to Menses?

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: Scholars have unanimously agreed that it is mandatory for menstruating women and women who had post childbirth bleeding to break …

Ramadan Starts May 6 in North America, Europe

Muslims in North America will welcome the holy fasting month of Ramadan on Monday, May 6, according to astronomical calculations. “First day of Ramadan 1440 is on Monday, May 6, 2019,” reads a statement from the Fiqh Council of North America (FCNA) obtained by AboutIslam.net. The Muslim body said the Ramadan moon would be born …

No Water

Why No Water While Fasting?

Short Answer: Why do Muslims fast at all? Again, we have recourse to the Quran: {O You who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you may learn self-restraint.} (Al-Baqarah 2:183) Water is just one of the many gifts we take for granted in this life. Just think how many times we have recourse to …

Help Me Explain Ramadan to My Kids

As-salamu alaykum sister, I am not an Islamic Scholar, however, I would suggest that insha’Allah you teach your children the beautiful obligation and blessings of Ramadan in a way that is comprehensive, yet in a way that they can understand and reiterate to their schoolmates. Perhaps you can ask them what are the most frequent …

Things you should Know before Ramadan

Things You Should Know Before Ramadan

If you’re a new Muslim, most likely the rest of your family is not. So you could start to feel very lonely and isolated during this month, especially when other Muslims are waking up early with their families and enjoying suhoor together…



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