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A Simple Post-Ramadan Game Plan

by Khowla Oun   Now that Ramadan has come to an end, it’s time for us to become proactive on how we are going to maintain the ‘Ramadan lifestyle’. An unrealistic way of moving forward would be to tell yourself, “Okay, I’m going to try and keep up everything I did during Ramadan”, without actually setting any goals. There’s one simple thing you can do in order to remain steadfast throughout the year PLAN. I would recommend getting yourself a new diary, dedicated entirely on how you are going to purify yourself before you meet Allah. In the diary,...

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A Very Easy Way To Purify Your Heart

by Shaykh Amer Jamil Below is an edited version of the transcription from the video above. Watch the rest of the short reminder videos from the Good Life Series by Shaykh Amer Jamil by clicking here.     We all know the importance of the heart and why we have to purify it. Alhamdulillah there is a very easy way of purifying the heart, and that is to pray on the Prophet (pbuh). The Prophet (pbuh) said: “Whoever sends blessings upon me, Allah will send blessings upon him tenfold”. Narrated by Muslim (384).  Now, without getting into all of...

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How To Recite The Full Qur’an In Ramadan (Practical Guide)

… شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ الَّذِي أُنزِلَ فِيهِ الْقُرْآنُ هُدًى لِّلنَّاسِ “The month of Ramadhan [is that] in which was revealed the Qur’an, a guidance for the people…” [Qur’an – 2:185]   As the Blessed Month of Ramadan is now upon us, there is no greater time to strengthen and solidify our relationship with the Qur’an. This includes both reciting the Arabic, and pondering over the deeper meanings of the words. In doing so, not only will we nourish our souls a take benefit from its message, but we shall also receive the great rewards and virtues that come with reciting the...

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The Ultimate Ramadan Du’a List

The following Du’a list was compiled by Shaykh Navaid Aziz, who originally wrote: “I looked at the greatest needs we have in this day and age and selected 7 dua’s from the Quran and Sunnah that I feel would be in the best interests of every Muslim. It would be ideal to print this list (or have it on your phone) and keep it handy at the time of iftar. Likewise, please add to your list anything else that you would like, especially that which your heart desires. For your convenience I have included the Arabic, English transliteration, and...

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Hardships Can Make Us Shine (like a glow stick!)

by Kiran Zulfiqar (from her Beautified Sabr blog) When you buy a glowstick, it’s just a tube of inert plastic with some liquid inside. It doesn’t look like anything special. It certainly does not glow. When you put it under pressure, however ~ when you bend it ~ a transformation occurs. A capsule inside the glowstick is crushed, and the stick begins to shine. This is a good example for the mu’min ~ the Believer. Life puts us under pressure, but if we rise to the challenge then we become better than we once were. We become stronger, wiser,...

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