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‘Arafaat and the Descent of Mercy

There he is; his face has turned black, pouring soil upon his head and crying out for his own destruction. When Satan sees the gathering of the Muslims on the day of  ‘Arafah and the mercy that their Lord sends down … Continue reading

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HAJJ Pilgrimage –Rituals of Hajj

Hajj pilgrimage is one of the five pillars of Islam – i.e. one of the five obligatory duties of a Muslim. Allah (SWT) says in the Quran: “And Hajj (pilgrimage to Makkah) to the House (Ka’bah ) is a duty that mankind owes to … Continue reading

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Hajj and ‘Umrah Described

O people! These are the days in which you are setting about traveling towards the Sacred Mosque, seeking the atonement of your sins, attainment of the Home of Peace (i.e., Paradise) and immediate reward as a compensation for the money you … Continue reading

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