What is Istikharah and How do I perform it?
By Yūsuf Badāt What is Istikhārah? Istikhārah literally means to seek the good. – (See: Lisān Al-ʿArab). In a religious…Read More »
Do Women Have to Offer Taraweeh Prayers?
Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: What are the rulings regarding women and tarāwīḥ prayers? Answer: In the Name of…Read More »
Can a Woman Observe another Woman’s Nudity for Hair Removal?
Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: For hair removal purposes, is it allowed for other women to view women’s body…Read More »
Can I bathe my Spouse before the Janazah?
Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Is it permissible for the wife to wash her husband in ghusl (bathing) after…Read More »
The Close Proximity of Single Mothers to the Prophet (SAW)
Bismillah. As-salamu alaikum, Single motherhood is now the new norm. In America today, 1 in 3 families are being raised…Read More »
A Glimpse into the Noble Character of God’s Messenger (SAW)
The Messenger of God ﷺ was the quintessential model of perfection in conduct. He was chosen by His Lord, molded…Read More »
How I Accepted Islam
By Mariam Mukhulishvili “And We created you in pairs” The Nobile Quran [78:8] My name is Mariam and this is…Read More »
Surat Al Mulk: How The Powerful Messages of God Give Peace & Perspective in this Global Pandemic
I was praying before a work meeting where we were supposed to discuss how to react to the global pandemic,…Read More »
The Morning Person
The Prophet Muhammad ﷺ (peace be upon him) said, “Allah made the early hours blessed for my Ummah.” — Ahmed I was…Read More »
A Victim of Speech
In the last article, we explored how Allah (swt) exonerated Aisha radi allahu `anha (may God be please with her) and Prophet…Read More »