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Why has Pakistan flooded?

What caused extreme flooding in Pakistan? With climate change accelerating at a rate unparalleled in the history of the natural world, Pakistan has paid the price for a disaster it has had no input in causing. Globally, Pakistan contributes to less than 1% of carbon emissions, yet they are truly paying the price on behalf …

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New Islamic Year

As the New Islamic Year of Muharram begins on the 29th July, this is a time for you to reflect both on the past year and how you would like to set forth the coming year Ask yourself the following questions:   What have I accomplished this year? What did I struggle with? How would …

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Virtues of Dhul Hijjah

“There are no days in which good works are more beloved to Allah than these days”. The virtues of Dhul Hijjah are immense. We are coming closer and closer to Dhul Hijjah, one of the four sacred months, the first ten days of which are more virtuous than those of even Ramadhan according to many …

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Qurbani FAQ

See below the answers to your frequently asked questions about the practice of Qurbani. What is Qurbani? Qurbani is the sacrifice of an animal [cattle] as a form of worship, for the sake of Allah, during the 10th, 11th and 12th of Dhul Hijjah. Do I Have to Donate Qurbani? The Qurbani is mandatory (wajib) …

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Qurbani History

Qurbani History

The First Qurbani Ibrahim عليه السلام, commanded in a dream by Allah سُبْحَانَهُ وَتَعَالَى, was prepared to sacrifice his son Ismail عليه السلام.  The mandatory (wajib) act of Qurbani originates with the sacrifice that Ibrahim AS was prepared to make, of his son Ismail AS, as commanded by Allah SWT: “And when he attained the age of running …

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Laylat al-Qadr

Laylat al-Qadr

What is Laylat al-Qadr? “The Night of Decree is better than a thousand months. The angels and the Spirit descend therein by permission by permission of their Lord for every matter. Peace it is until the emergence of dawn.” Surah al-Qadr 3-5 Laylat al-Qadr falls within the last 10 nights of Ramadan, however the exact …

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what Syrian refugees need

What do Syrian refugees need?

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