We know from the Quran and the tafsir (interpretation of the Quran as explained by Ibn Kathir in "The Exodus of the Children of Israel from Egypt") that the nation of Children of Israel suffered a great deal under the rule of Pharaoh (Firawn) during Prophet Moses time. When these sufferings reached their climax, Allah ordered [...]
'Aaidh ibn Abdullah al-Qarni, a very famous scholar and educator from Saudi-Arabia has authored a book that has been much popularized in the Islamic world. The book’s original title in Arabic is “La Tahzan”. It has been translated into English as well. The translated book’s title is “Don’t Be Sad”. Following are some of the [...]
The word "Noor" meaning "light" appears multiple times in different places both in the Quran and Hadith of the Prophet. It appears in the context of describing Allah as well as in relation to the guidance that Allah gives to the believers and to whatever He wills. Various Du'as also reference asking Allah for this light. Based on the verses [...]
In this blessed month of Ramadan, we have now come to the grand finale – the last ten days of Ramadan that are even more blessed than the rest of Ramadan. In it is a night that Quran tells us is better than 1000 months (yes, months - not days). The Messenger of Allah (peace [...]
Ramadan is here again providing us the opportunity to reach out to Allah more than ever and ask for His forgiveness and blessings. As Allah has singled out this month more so than others for showering His blessings and mercy, it is only prudent that we also use the opportunity to reassess our conditions, our [...]
Taraweeh that was led by Sheikh Juhni for the first night in Makkah in the Haram mosque for 2013 Ramadan.