Ramadaan in review

Assalamu Alaikum Waraghmatulaahi Wabarakatu. I greet you with the universal greeting of peace! Ramadaan whipped my bum, gave me a solid whipping yes, but it was a good sort of and perhaps a much-needed kind of whipping?! Lessons learned Everything is about the intention. The niyah (intention) with which any action is taken is of … More Ramadaan in review

Ramadaan Reflections: Day 20

Assalamu Alaikum Waraghmatulaahi Wabarakatu. I greet you with the universal greeting of peace! Virtues of Ramadhaan – I’itikaaf I’ITIKAAF – SECLUSION IN THE MASJID The meaning of ‘I’tikaaf’ is to seclude oneself in the Mosque, with the express intention (Niyyat)of ‘I’tikaaf’. According to the Hanafi school of thought, this may be of three different types: … More Ramadaan Reflections: Day 20