Sunday, October 17, 2021
Wardheer News

Prophet Muhammad: A Beacon of Hope in All Times

 BY: ASLAM ABDULLAH Through his character, Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) inspired people to change their lives; through his message, he empowered people to find the real purpose in their lives, and through his leadership, he motivated them to work … Continued

10 Ways Praying Benefits Your Health

BY: ASHIR For many religious muslims, praying is not necessarily a big deal. Engaging in consistent salah is pursued for the sole purposes of making Allah happy as well as bringing peace and contentment into an individual’s life. However, did you … Continued

Riba (Usury)

 BY: MUHAMMAD HANIF In Arabic term Riba is a synonym for the term interest used in conventional banking operations. Riba means charging predetermined additional amount on a loan extended based on length of credit period. Certain quarters are of the view … Continued

Muslim priesthood vs. human rights in Islam

 BY: MANSOOR ALAM We proudly proclaim to the world that there is no priesthood in Islam. However, we forget to mention that we do have a kind of priesthood in our current practice of Islam. Our professional Imams go through a similar process … Continued

Grand Mosque to receive 70,000 Umrah pilgrims daily

MAKKAH: The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques has completed all preparations to receive Umrah pilgrims after increasing the capacity to 70,000 per day. These preparations were completed under the supervision of Sheikh Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz … Continued

Be Good Even if You Don’t Receive Good

BY: IMAM IBN AL-QAYYIM This is a beautiful advice by the great scholar Imam Ibn al-Qayyim al-Jawziyya (rahimahullah): “A friend will not (literally) share your struggles, and a loved one cannot physically take away your pain, and a close one will not … Continued

Giving gifts in Islam

Gift-giving is one of the good manners that maintains and strengthens relations between the giver and the recipient. It is one of the acts that Prophet Muhammad  recommended Muslims to do. Al-Bukhari  narrated that ‘Aa’ishah  said: “The Messenger of Allah  used to accept gifts … Continued

FASTING THE DAY OF ‘ASHURA’

BY: AELFWINE MISCHLER Ashura’ commemorates the day that Allah saved the Children of Israel from Pharaoh. Fasting on Muharram 10, known as the Day of ‘Ashura’, expiates for the sins of the past year. When the Prophet (peace and blessings be … Continued