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Kiswah – Significants of Kaaba cover


KAABA, the house of ALAAH in MECCA is covered by a black cloth called “KISWAH“. It is draped annually on the 9th day of the month of Zil-Hijjah, the day pilgrims leave for the plains of Mount Arafat during the Hajj. Costs approximately US $ 17 MILLION. The cloth is made of 670 kgs of SILVER and dyed BLACK. About ... Read More »

Route of Imam Hussain AS from Makkah to Karbala

Route of Imam Hussain AS

After leaving Makkah there were 14 places mentioned in history books where Imam either stayed or met people or gave sermons. The map shows Route of Imam Hussain (A.S) took when he left Makkah for Iraq. The date was 8th Zilhijja 60 Hijri (10.9.680 AD). With him there were about 50 people including women and children of his family and ... Read More »

Prophet Mohammed (SAW) – What great people said about him

Prophet Mohammed (SAW)

What famous & great people said about Prophet Mohammed (SAW)? Here are some of the best quotes by non-Muslim scholars. Washington Irving (1783-1859) Well-known as the “first American man of letters”. He was sober and abstemious in his diet, and a rigorous observer of fasts. He indulged in no magnificence of apparel, the ostentation of a petty mind; neither was his simplicity ... Read More »

Surah Al-Kahf – Secrets

Surah Al-Kahf

Ever wondered why Prophet Muhammad(SAW) asked us to recite Surah Al-Kahf every Friday? This Surah is one of 114 Surahs of Quran, Four stories in it, having some morals, lets see them and understand what they are saying to us: 1) The People Of The Cave Its the story of young men who lived in a disbelieving town, so they ... Read More »

Laylatul Qadr – A blessed night

Laylatul Qadr

Meaning of Lailatul Qadr: Literally translated Lailatul Qadr means the “the night of power.” The night itself is great because a great Book (the Quran) was revealed by a great Angel (Jibraeel) to a great Prophet (Mohammed SAW) for a great Nation (the Muslims). It could also mean that a person who spends the night in repentance and worship becomes ... Read More »

Muslim world – Innovations by Muslims

innovation muslims

From coffee to cheques and the three-course meal, the Muslim world has given us many innovations that we take for granted in daily life. As a new exhibition opens, Paul Vallely nominates 20 of the most influential- and identifies the men of genius behind them Published: 11 March 2006   Coffee The story goes that an Arab named Khalid was ... Read More »

Why do we read Quran in Arabic?


Why do we read Quran in Arabic, even if we can’t understand a single Arabic word???? This is a beautiful story please do read and pass this to your beloveds. Jazak Allah. An old American Muslim lived on a farm in the mountains of eastern Kentucky with his young grandson. Each morning Grandpa was up early sitting at the kitchen ... Read More »

Meanings of 114 Surahs of Quran


List of 114 Surahs of Quran with meaning, total ayahs and total rukus. S.No. Surah Name Meaning Total Ayahs Total Rukus 1 Fatehah The Opening 7 1 2 Baqarah The Cow 286 40 3 Aal-e-Imran The Family of Imran 200 20 4 Nisaa The Women 176 24 5 Maidah The Table spread with foods 120 16 6 Al-Anaam The Cattle ... Read More »

99 names of Allah with Meaning and Benefits

99 names of Allah

The 99 Names of Allah (called Asma ul Husna in Arabic), are the Names of God which are described in the 114 Surahs of Holy Quran and Sunnah, amongst other places. There are many benefits of memorizing 99 names of Allah. Install our Android app : 99 names of Allah with Meaning and benefits Here are the list of 99 ... Read More »

Why the Tawaf is performed anti clockwise?

Kaaba Tawaf

When we revolve around the Kaaba we are orbiting in the same direction as the whole universe and all the creations of Allah from the tiniest particles, to the largest galaxies, along with the human race unite in praise of Allah. Worshipping Allah in one direction. Praising Allah in one direction. The auspicious Hajj trip is one of the five ... Read More »

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