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THE SACRED MONTHS

  In the name of Allah.   Asalamu alaykum dear readers.   On this beautiful day of Jumu’ah, which corresponds to the 3rd Dhul Qad’ah 1435,  we would like to remind ourselves about the importance of the four sacred months in Islam. They are Rajab, Dhul Qad’ah, Dhul Hijjah and Muharram, the 7th, 11th, 12th […]

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LAYLAT-UL-QADR!

asalamu alaykum! BISMILLAH       In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful Verily, We have sent it (this Qur’ân) down in the night of Al-Qadr (Decree)[] (1) And what will make you know what the night of Al-Qadr (Decree) is? (2) The night of Al-Qadr (Decree) is better than a thousand months […]

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Small deeds matter!

Asalamu alaykum! in sha Allah you are all having a beautifully rewarding Ramadaan. This is an fantastic reminder. Let’s hear it. (DISCLAIMER: we advise you and ourselves to please try to avoid looking at questionable videos and advertisements on this video hosting site. We can’t remove them all, so we’ll have to advise lowering the […]

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Ramdaan 1435 is here!

Asalamu alaykum   Dear readers, it is with great joy that we announce that today marks the first day of Ramadaan 1435! May Allah, The Most Gracious Lord of all creation shower upon us His blessings, may He make us successful in this month and beyond, may He keep us sincere for Him alone, and […]

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Fiqh of Fasting- The nullifiers

Asalamu alaykum, Dear brothers and sisters, with Ramadan just round the corner, lets brush up our knowledge on the dos and donts of fasting, for the sake of Allah. Here follows the fiqh of fasting regarding the nullifiers. May Allah help us to do that which He loves and is pleased with. May Allah help […]

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Ramadaan preparatory reminders- Fiqh of fasting

In the name of Allah, The Most Gracious The Most Merciful. Let’s touch on the basics of Fasting in preparation for Ramadaan in sha Allah. It is hoped this will inform us of the primary reasons we fast, what is required of us and what to hope for. May Allah, The Supreme Creator, permit us […]

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It’s time for Du’aa!

Asalamu alaykum all. With about a week to go till the Month of mercy, Mufti Menk has some awesome advice for us here (see the video!)  . Ready for Ramadan? Let’s get in the habit of making Dua/supplications! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=55eQjyZR_2Q

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Islam Explained (post 2)

Continued… Previously, we discussed that the fundamental principle in Islam is to affirm the Oneness of Allah, in His Lordship, His names and attributes and His right to be worshipped exclusively. We also discussed belief in the prophets and messengers of God (Allah) , the last of whom was prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), […]

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WELCOME MESSAGE

Asalamu ‘alaykum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh In the Name of Allah, The Most Gracious, The Most Merciful Dear brothers and sisters in Islam and Thurrock residents, welcome to Thurrock Muslims blog! This is your space- Your place to learn about Islam from the authentic sources of the Islamic deen (religion/way of life). In sha Allah, we will endeavour to […]

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