Category: Islam & Advice

Essential Muslim Tips for the Cape Town Water Crisis

‘Abdullah ibn ‘Amr ibn al-‘Aas (RA) narrated that the Prophet (SAW) passed by Sa‘d when he was performing wudhu, and he said, “What is this extravagance, O Sa‘d?” He said: Can there be any extravagance in wudhu’? He said, “Yes, even if you are on the bank of a flowing river.” **Read note 1. Cape Town has been experiencing one of the worst droughts in years, and thus Capetonians have been employing various methods of water conservation to delay the impending Day ZERO. However, as Day ZERO fast approaches; talks have now shifted to “how will we get by?“....

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“And We’ve certainly made the Qur’ān easy…” *T’s & C’s Apply

Bismillāh, waSalātu waSalāmu ‘alā Rasūlillāh. I’ve always battled with this concept of the Qur’an being easy, because most huffādh/hāfidhāt will tell you that it’s the most challenging thing they have experienced. They mean it was difficult, but prefer the synonym of “challenging” out of respect, I suppose. Well I’ve finally come to realize is that Allah has indeed made it easy BUT, (like most deals), T’s and C’s apply! It’s not the Qur’an which is difficult to memorise or study, but rather the T’s and C’s that are onerous to adhere to. It most definitely will be easy if you understand and accept...

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Dua Toolbox: Salah & Parents

Muslimah Lifestyle’s Dua Toolbox brings to you 2 amazing duas from Surah Ibrahim. These duas appear in sequence within Surah Ibrahim and have great benefit and much gravity. Add these verses to your daily supplications, memorise them, save them on your phone, teach it to your children, insha Allah.   Surah Ebrahim, Verse 40: Dua for allah swt to make you and your progeny punctual in establishing the Salah. Surah Ebrahim , Verse 41: Dua for  forgiveness of yourself, your parents and the Ummah May Allah SWT reward our efforts and grant that we make the best duas for...

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Wisdom from Tafseer Surah Taha

Tafseer Surah Taha  course in Durban by AlKauthar Institute was an extremely interesting course which traversed the chronicals of the Prophet Musa AS. Conceptualization of tests and struggle, the understanding of tawhid, qada and qadar presented in an easy to grasp manner for the student. Lots of amazing dawah tips, and key points to take and implement into ones life going forward. The course closing on the most profound point: Firown was given 9 signs (Ayaat) and the student was given 135 Ayaat (every verse is a sign from Allah) in the Surah. What will you do with these...

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