Posts Categorized: Ramadan

RAMADAN 1439 (2018)

RAMADAN & EID AL FITR 1439 (2018) “O you who believe, fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you may (learn) self-restraint.” Qur’an 2: 183 The Fiqh Council of North America (FCNA) recognizes astronomical calculation as an acceptable Shar’i method for determining the beginning of lunar months including… Read more »

The significance of qiyam ul-layl

The expression “Qiyam Al-Layl” is derived from the Quran for what is also known as Tahajjud prayer. Tahajjud is preferably offered after midnight, but before fajr. During the month of Ramadan, stay awake, standing in long prayers, striving to get closer to Allah. The occasion of such long prayers is known as Qiyam Al-Layl. Virtues of Qiyam Al-Layl: The Quran says what… Read more »