Virtues and Benefits of Fasting

 

My ramadan record1. Fasting is a Shield
Fasting provides protection from evil for those who sincerely fast. Abu Hurayrah (may Allah be pleased with him) reported Allah’s Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: “Fasting is a shield.”

Narrated Uthman ibn Abil – Aas and Jaabir (may Allaah be pleased with them): The Prophet (peace be upon him) said, “Fasting is a shield with which a servant protects himself from Fire.”  Continue reading

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The Purpose of Fasting

My ramadan recordThe ultimate goal of the fast is to develop taqwa (consciousness of God) in people, as Allah said in Surah al–Baqarah Verse 183, “…that you may become righteous (taqwa).”

Taqwa is amongst the highest moral qualities that a Muslim can attain. It is achieved by placing a shield between ones self and Allah’s wrath, as the root meaning of the word implies (i.e. taqwa comes from the verb waqaa, which means “to safeguard”). Continue reading

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Classification of Fasting

My ramadan recordSawm is wajib/fard (compulsory) on Muslims, according to the Qur’an and Sunnah (tradition of the Prophet), during the night month of the Hijri calendar, called Ramadan.

Allah, the Most High, said in the Qur’an, “The month of Ramadan in which was revealed the Qur’an, a guidance for mankind and clear proofs for the guidance and the criterion (between right and wrong). So whoever of you sights Continue reading

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Definition of Fasting

 

My ramadan recordWhat does Sawm (fasting) mean?

The meaning of fasting in Arabic is ‘’sawm’’ and ‘’siyam’’. The word “sawm” means “to keep away from something, to restrain oneself, to prevent oneself in Arabic.
As a Fıqh term, it means “to keep away from eating, drinking and conjugal relations (jima) between husband and wife from dawn until the sunset (maghrib) consciously and by seeking a goal.   Continue reading

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My Ramadan Record Book

My ramadan recordAssalamu’alaikum,

To help you keep track of your child’s deeds and activities in the month of Ramadan, please feel free to download My Ramadan Record Book (19 pages). This book contains general knowledge about Ramadan and record sheets. Below is a listing of what you’ll find in this book:

1. Definition of fasting
2. Classification of fasting
3. The purpose of fasting  Continue reading

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FREE Ramadhan Activities; The Five Pillars of Islam Wordsearch

Five Pillars of Islam Wordsearch-page-0Assalamu’alaikum,

Children love wordsearches, it will keep them occupied for a while.

Great way for them to play and learn about the five pillars of Islam at the same time.

Find the words located at the bottom of the page.

SHAHADA
SALAH
FASTING
ZAKAT
HAJJ
IMAN
RAMADHAN
CHARITY

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Ramadhan Poster; The Month of Mercy, Forgiveness and Salvation

The 10 Days of Ramadhan-page-0Assalamu’alaikum,

The month of Ramadhan is divided into three parts, consisting of ten days each.

  • The First third of this month is the days of Mercy from Allah.
  •  The Second third is the days of Forgiveness of Allah.

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Flashcards | Intention for Fasting (in the Heart) and Dua for Breaking Fast

dua fasting 3Assalamu’alaikum,

Ramadhan Mubarak, May Allah’s blessings be with you Aamiin…

I made this flashcards to help my children to memorize the Intention for Fasting and Dua for Breaking Fast Flashcards. It is very simple to make.

What do you need:

1. Scissors.
2. Glue.
3. Cardboard or empty sereal box.

How to use it: Continue reading

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My Five Daily Salah Record for Kids

My Five Daily Salah Record-page-0(1)Assalamu’alaikum,

A child should be encouraged to perform the five daily salah when he/she is seven years of age.

I made My Five Daily Salah Record to keep track of my children’s daily Salah. It’s very easy to use In sha Allah.

There is a space to write the total of Salah in a day and in a month so you can see his/her progress. Don’t forget to Continue reading

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My Fasting Record Ramadhan 1434H

My Fasting Record-page-0Assalamu’alaikum,

Now you can print My Fasting Record to keep track of your child’s fasting in the month of Ramadhan. It’s very easy to use In sha Allah.

There is a space to write down/note reasons for not fasting. If your child fast for half a day only, you can write a note “half-fast until 12 pm or 1 pm etc”. It’s important to Continue reading

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