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As Israel Continues War in Gaza Hezbollah joins in
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As Israel Continues War in Gaza Hezbollah joins in

As Israel now sends troops to Gaza, they have opened a new front in the war with their northern neighbour of Lebanon. At least two people have been killed in an attack by the Zionist regime in Southern Lebanon.1 According to the first responders and local media, amid growing concerns that the Israeli-Hamas war could spread beyond Gaza.2 Two people were killed in an Israeli strike on the town of Ainata on Monday, according to first responder organizations affiliated with the Hezbollah-allied Amal Movement and Lebanese state media.3 It was not immediately clear if those killed were civilians or militants.4 The Israeli military stated earlier that “Terrorists fired towards several locations in northern Israel”.5 The army said its artillery struck the source of the fire and hi...
Surah Fatihah – #1 The Meaning of Al-Fatihah and its Various Names
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Surah Fatihah – #1 The Meaning of Al-Fatihah and its Various Names

Introduction to FatihahWhich was revealed in MakkahThe Meaning of Al-Fatihah and its Various NamesThis Surah is called- Al-Fatihah, that is, the Opener of the Book, the Surah with which prayers are begun. - It is also called, Umm Al-Kitab (the Mother of the Book), according to the majority of the scholars.In an authentic Hadith recorded by At-Tirmidhi, who graded it Sahih, Abu Hurayrah said that the Messenger of Allah said,الْحَمْدُ للهِ رَبَ الْعَالَمِينَ أُمُّ الْقُرْآنِ وَأُمُّ الْكِتَابِ وَالسَّبْعُ الْمَثَانِي وَالْقُرْآنُ الْعَظِيمُAl-Hamdu lillahi Rabbil-`Alamin is the Mother of the Qur'an, the Mother of the Book, and the seven repeated Ayat of the Glorious Qur'an. It is also called Al-Hamd and As-Salah, because the Prophet said that his Lord said,قَسَمْتُ الصَّلَاة...
Hadith on Animals: In every living being a reward for charity
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Hadith on Animals: In every living being a reward for charity

Suraqa ibn Ju’shum reported: I asked the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, about a lost camel who comes to drink from my cisterns that I have prepared for my own camels, “Will I be rewarded if I give it some water to drink?” The Prophet said, “Yes, in every living being with a warm liver is a reward for charity.”Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 3686Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albaniعَنْ سُرَاقَةَ بْنِ جُعْشُمٍ قَالَ سَأَلْتُ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ عَنْ ضَالَّةِ الْإِبِلِ تَغْشَى حِيَاضِي قَدْ لُطْتُهَا لِإِبِلِي فَهَلْ لِي مِنْ أَجْرٍ إِنْ سَقَيْتُهَا قَالَ نَعَمْ فِي كُلِّ ذَاتِ كَبِدٍ حَرَّى أَجْرٌسنن ابن ماجه كتاب الأدب باب فضل صدقة الماء 36864263 المحدث الألباني خلاصة حكم المحدث صحيح في صحيح الجامع Article written by: ...
Sweet Rice/Jardoh
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Sweet Rice/Jardoh

Cooking with Bibi Aysha Cooking with Bibi Aysha Date: 16 Nov 2023Recipe of the week: Sweet Rice/JardohBibi Aysha Laher's mum's recipeThere are 3 steps to this recipeIngredients for preparation of the rice-2 cups basmati rice, washed-5 cups water-1tsp turmeric powderMethod:1. Boil water in a medium-sized pot, then add the rice & turmeric powder.2. Lower heat & cook until the rice is light & fluffy. Remove from heat & leave aside.Ingredients for the syrup:-1 or 1 and a half cup of white sugar-1 cup of waterMethod:1. Boil the water & sugar until a slightly thick syrup forms. Leave aside.Ingredients for the garnish/extras-2 tables of ghee - 3 medium-sized cinnamon sticks- 3 cardomom pods, slightly cracked- 3 dates, depitted & cut into quarters- han...
AR RAHMAN MEANING – 99 NAMES OF ALLAH
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AR RAHMAN MEANING – 99 NAMES OF ALLAH

AR-RAHMAAN (The Beneficent)He who wills goodness and mercy for all His creaturesAllah is Ar-Rahmaan (in arabic: ٱلْرَّحْمَـانُ). He is the One who blesses all His creation with prosperity and devoid from disparity. He is most merciful, kind, and loving towards all creation. His Rahma is all inclusive and embraces all.MENTIONS FROM THE QURAN & HADITHArabic Root:From the root ra-ha-mim (ر ح م), which has the following classical Arabic connotations: to have tenderness, gentleness, kindness, to love, to have mercy, to have pity, to show favor and goodness, to have all that is required for beneficence.We begin the journey to understanding who Allah سُبْحَٰنَهُۥ وَتَعَٰلَىٰ with the name Ar-Rahman and Ar-Raheem. As a way of developing His relationship with us, He tells us mo...