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The Book entitled by the name of “Hijab in Islamic Culture” finally got published by the President Office of the Center for Women and Family Affairs. This book has been writer by Seyyed Hamid Mir Khandan. This book contains approximately 184 pages with investigations as to why women should wear a Hajib. More than 3000 copies of this  book have been published up till now.

Hijab

The importance of this book is in respect to the cultural point as to why women should cover their head and what’s the influence a Hijab can have on the society at large. What a Hijab is able to reflect it self is that it is a symbol of cultural beliefs with in the society. This book describes several topics on the theme of Hijab as to what is the importance of Hijab in Islam, What is the influence of Islamic Covering of Head, The Government and Hijab, The Criticism and Limitation opposed on spreading the culture of Hijab and so on.

This book is an answer to all the challenges as to what the western world has raised over wearing of Hijab. This book will surely help clearing the vision of the western society as to where wearing of a Hijab is considered as a danger and threatening the principles and policies of the state.

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Why to Learn Quranic Duas


The meaning of “Dua” is to go on asking Allah about something either spiritual or relating to any material as well. It really becomes interesting as when we ask something repeatedly from humans they began to get feed up and begin to mind if you ask any such thing again. Surely most of the people doing such stuff come up with excuses that they tried their best and stuff. Surely it’s a natural fact human are unable to fulfill the desires and needs of human’s. This scenario is all together opposite when it comes from asking Allah what ever a person wants. He minds if a human doesn’t asks him his needs and doesn’t pray as, Allah created us and it is to whom we all humans have to return too.

One is able to find some wonderful verses in the Quran giving importance on the praying to the lord (Allah) and asking him for one desire and needs. Like in the Holy Quran Allah says “I will respond to you invocations” (90.60). What required by a person is have trust in Allah all the time when he is going making a Dua. Along with this the belief of the person matters a lot when one is asking Allah, some one praying for sake of getting something might not be able to get thetrue and right fruit of a Dua made.

There are several chapters of the Holy Quran, that are actually Dua’s, like Surrah Fatiha. There fore being Muslims it is our sole responsibility that we should go one learning the book of Allah the Quran and try to increase about knowledge of Quran and Dua’s.


We being Muslims belief in religion Islam, therefore it is bound on us to lead a life according to the principle and virtues our religion teaches us. Each and every day we work hard in offices so that we may be able to get incentives and benefits from the company we work in, but what actually is forgotten by most of us is that every man has to die one day or the other and at the day of judgment its only going to be our Prayers (Salat) and the good deeds that will simply help us in entering the door of heavens.

Praying (Namaz, Salat)

Praying to Allah Almighty is really one obligatory thing that every Muslim has to fulfill, but we while working don’t bother about prayers as we think we have no time for it and so on. It really feels quite sad to write on this topic as we all have time for messaging, eating, reading books, watching televisions and stuff nut really lack is time to go and offer prayers. What actually is required to teach the importance of prayers to  the children right form the child hood so they may understand for advantage of praying five times a day holds and why one must pray and bow down to Allah Almighty.

The importance of praying can simply be understood be these saying of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) quoted by (Muslim) is as “To perform the late evening Prayers, of Isha, is in congregation equivalent to spending half the night in vigil, while to perform the dawn Prayer, of Fajr , is in congregation like keeping vigil throughout the night”. Thus it is important for all us Muslims to really understand the importance of praying to Allah Almighty if we wish to lead a successful life with blessing of Allah to remain besides us.


What’s required by an individual in following the way as prescribed by Allah Almighty in the Holy Quran is that one should always be good and kind to others no matter what the situation may be. The reference for performing these good deeds comes form these verses of the Holy Quran from the (Surah Ar Rad. 11) that “For every individual there are angels in succession, before and behind him.  They guard him with the command of Allah. Verily Allah would never change the condition of the people until or unless they change it themselves. But when Allah willeth punishment with on a person, there can be no turning back on it while nor they will find any one besides him to protect them”. This is reason why our teacher and tutor Quran really relies and gives importance while teaching to be as good and kind to others as one should be able to win the hearts of others.

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Here is a hadith of Holy Prophet (PBUH) narrated by Abu Huraira signifying and and supporting the talk of doing good deeds. According to Abu Huraira quotes, Allah Almighty apostle prophet (PBUH) said “The deeds of anyone of you will not save you form the fire of the hell” The prophets preachers replied “Even you o Allah’s Apostle will not be saved by your deeds?” The prophet (PBUH) replied “No even I will not be saved until of unless Allah bestows his mercy upon me. Therefore what is required is to do good deeds sincerely along with worshipping Allah almighty in the parts of afternoon and forenoon in a regular course whereby you will be able to reach the target (Heavens and the Paradise)”. From all of these references quoted one can easily understand the importance of being good and kind to others while also remembering Allah Almighty by praying to him and asking for forgiveness so he can finally win the reward of the Heavens on the Day of Judgment.


According to a news report of 9th November 2010, the past Tuesday the French Authorities agreed to assist around 30,000 Muslims Pilgrims. These Pilgrims will be performing Hajj this year between the dates of 7th November 2010 to 6th December 2010. Different Actors along with the ministers from the ministries of France have been working to arrange the sponsors to facilitate for this campaign.

Holy Quran Info: Hajj Picture

According to an estimate the French Authorities stated around 30,000 Muslims would be performing Hajj this year. The point in this statement made by the French authorities that needs to be noted that this figure doesn’t include the transit passengers belonging from other parts of the Muslim world like Algeria, Morocco etc. the government of French also opened its consular office in Mecca to assist and provide help to all the French Muslims regarding the problem and queries they face while performing the holy prayer of Hajj this year.


Baghdad, a criminal act against a church got reported killing 54 people including the priest along with several being injured. This act was strongly condemned by the Christian denomination in Damascus. According to resources in a statement issued this past Tuesday by the Christian denomination saying that these attacks on the church and killing of innocent people without any excuse are unjustified.

Baghdad attack on Church

This denomination of Christians also wondered how to stop this bloodshed that has being taking place in Iraq. They also called upon for Iraqi officials, United Nations community and the people with peace loving powers to put an end to this inhuman exercise. Islam is a one religion promoting and teaching the values of peace and love. The Al-Islami is a website containing all information relevant to the Holy Quran and a place to find links to resources too. Al-Islami surely a website to visit for sure.

Hajj Making a Holy Exercise


The cultural Counselor of Iranian Embassy in Ghana Mr Abbas Ali Afsari underscored the needs of the Muslims by making this year’s pilgrimage committed to the ideals of the exercise. He told that Hajj is a key pillar of Islam and people should make an effort to implement its principles after the implementation of this exercise too. Exercise of Hajj helps strengthening Islamic unity and faith.

Hajj

He further said by speaking that it is aimed in teaching and educating the participants of Hajj on the traveling procedures so that they can perform hajj in the best physical and spiritual way.

Quran Online is a resource available on the internet for gaining knowledge regarding all the 5 key pillar of Islam and how it is possible to implement them on our lives. Quran Online has got tutors available that can help you how to learn the holy Quran if you want to avail their services.


Karbala the holy city of Imam Hussein (AS) released the first issue of the magazine “The Muslim Family”. This magazine got released in association with the information center of Karbala. According to the news agency this magazine contains wide issues regarding the female activities of the Muslims. This magazine provides articles, interviews and reports relating to female activities of Muslim community. This magazine also provides readers with interesting subjects and stories of the accomplishment of great Muslim women’s.

Karbala

Sami J. Kadim the editor in chief of this magazine told that this magazine is published with a total of 36 pages and the vision kept in mind in making this magazine is to promote the cultural and religious knowledge among the Muslim community. This is one magazine gaining the eye of most people. Quran Online is a place available on the internet for gaining information about the Quran. One can even use the services of the Quran Online to learn how to read and learn the Holy Quran which is a book of Allah Almighty through internet. The Services provided by Quran Online are the best in the world as it has got qualified staff available to teach you 24/7 when ever you fell comfort in learning how to read the Holy book.


Dr Aafia Siddiqui belonging to Pakistan, got a life sentence of imprisonment of 86 years this past Thursday.  This imprisonment was a result of the charges of terrorism that got convicted on her. These 86 years imprisonment is just a result of the 5 of 7 cases on which the court gave its remarks against.  Still the hearing of the remaining two cases are still pending and yet to take place. Opposing of these charges on Dr Aafia is going to hurt and bringing an end to the relation the Muslim world has with the super power of the world America.

Quran Online

Every One knows that Dr Aafia is innocent and have been tricked in to all this issue of terrorism after when she refused to leak the antidote for Phosphorous burns. One wonders what can e done to stop such acts like these and saving Dr Aafia from the hands of evil. One way is to raise our voice as a nation and stand up to America by boycotting its products and closing its embassies in the respective Muslim countries so that a clear message can be sent to America that justice should be given to Dr Aafia and should be allowed to go back to her home Pakistan. Quran Online is one resource available on the internet from where Muslim can raise there voice as a nation and bring an end to the discrimination being faced by them.

Dr Aafia Siddiqui belonging to Pakistan, got a life sentence of imprisonment of 86 this past Thursday.  This imprisonment was a result of the charges of terrorism that got convicted on her. Noting these 86 years imprisonment is just a result of the 5 of 7 cases on which the court gave its remarks against.  Still the hearing of the remaining two cases are still pending and yet to take place. Opposing of these charges on Dr Aafia is going to hurt and bringing an end to the relation the Muslim world has with the super power of the world America.

Every One knows that Dr Aafia is innocent and have been tricked in to all this issue of terrorism after when she refused to leak the antidote for Phosphorous burns. One wonders what can e done to stop such acts like these and saving Dr Aafia from the hands of evil. One way is to raise our voice as a nation and stand up to America by boycotting its products and closing its embassies in the respective Muslim countries so that a clear message can be sent to America that justice should be given to Dr Aafia and should be allowed to go back to her home Pakistan. Quran Online is one resource available on the internet from where Muslim can raise there voice as a nation and bring an end to the discrimination being faced by them.


Praying (Namaz) to God (Allah) is one of the main pillars of Islam after believing in thr sovereignty of Allah Almighty. Praying to Allah Almighty is one of such acts that has been made obligatory for every Muslim whether young or old or belonging to what ever age group. The importance of praying to Allah isn’t just an act made compulsory for the followers of Holy Prophet only. It was compulsory for Muslims of the past as well. Importance of prayers can be understood form these verses Of Taha that Allah spoke.

And I have chosen you, so listen to that which is inspired to you. Verily, I am Allah! There is none worthy of worship but I, so worship Me and offer prayer perfectly for My remembrance.” [Taha 13-14]Quran Online

Thus praying is one act that is a way for getting forgiveness from Allah against the sins committed by us. Visit Quran Online for gaining more insight on this topic of what the Quran says on the importance of Prayers. May Allah guide us on to the right path so that we can follow the teachings he mentioned in the Quran and follow our life’s as he intend us to Ameen.