Food distributed on Mawlid

Is it permissible to eat food that is distributed on the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him)? Some people quote as evidence the idea that because Abu Lahb set free a slave woman on the birthday of the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him), Allaah reduced the torment for him on that day.

Praise be to Allaah. Firstly: There is no festival in Islamic sharee’ah that is called “The Prophet’s Birthday”. Neither the Sahaabah nor the Taabi’een nor the four imams nor anyone else recognized such a day as part of their religion. Rather this festival was ... Continue Reading

Sadaqah or Charity


1- A great act of worship that is so dear to Allah (Subhanhu Wa Ta'ala), it opens for us the treasures of the heavens and the earth, and it is one of the beautiful secrets of our religion.

2- It occupies a very high position in Islam, part of it is obligatory which is Zakah, and in ...
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What have you done for your religion?

Allāhi Dhālikum Khayrun Lakum 'In Kuntum Ta`lamūna My dear brother! Have we examined ourselves and wondered how much the amount of our concern towards Islam is? How much do we sacrifice, tire, and concern for the sake of this worldly life? And in turn, how much do we sacrifice and concern for religion? ... more

Zakah is happiness

Zakah is the third pillar of Islam after the two testimonies and prayer...Its virtue is great...Its reward is big... ... more