Ramadan – IlmGate Posts Related to Fasting
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By IlmGate Team
Please view below for a list of Ramadan articles related to fasting:

 The Laws of Fasting According to the Qur’an and Sunnah as Deduced by the Hanafi School

The Fiqh of Fasting: A Brief Overview

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Differences in Women’s Prayer Differences in Women’s Prayer

By Mufti Abdullah Nana
Question:
In the Hanafi madhhab, what is the best way for a woman to pray? Some say just like the Prophet sallallahu `alayhi wa sallam but then others say he advised wives to pray differently.
If …

Performing Tashahhud Using Sighat al-Khitab (the 2nd Person) Performing Tashahhud Using Sighat al-Khitab (the 2nd Person)

By Imam Rashid Ahmad Gangohi

Translated by Tameem Ahmadi
Question
As-salamu ‘alaykum:
Can the ‘ulama comment on the issue as to why we read al-salamu ‘alayka ayyuhannabiy (peace be upon you, O Prophet) in tashahhud and not al-salamu ‘alannabiy …

Ensuring a Strong Bond – Seeking Forgiveness Ensuring a Strong Bond – Seeking Forgiveness

By Mawlana Khalid Abdul Sattar
One of the first steps on the path to Allah Most High is to ensure that we seek forgiveness from those wrong actions we have committed in the past. Each time …

The Status of Salah The Status of Salah

By Imam Abu Hamid al-Ghazali
It should be remembered that in Salah, one communicates with one’s Lord, therefore, one should consider how one offers his/her Salah. Allah ta’ala has commanded us to establish the Salah. Establishment …

The Masjid After Ramadān The Masjid After Ramadān

By Naeem Nasrullah
Ramadan came and the masjid brimmed with joy
from daybreak to sunset, men, women, and children overflowed its sacred halls
light emanated out from their ardent worship
magnificent chandeliers adorned the uplifted roof

Adopting the Culture of Islam Adopting the Culture of Islam

 
By Mawlana Qari Abdullah Saleem
Transcribed by Hafiz Ahsan Syed.
Allah has created our life in a very unique manner. The things we require, in fact what every creation requires, He has provided them for us. And …

The Passing of of a Great Sufi Master: Mawlana Hakeem Muhammad Akhtar The Passing of of a Great Sufi Master: Mawlana Hakeem Muhammad Akhtar

By Mufti Siraj Desai
June 5, 2013
[On June 2, 2013 (corresponding to 23 Rajab)], a great luminary on the firmament of Islamic Spirituality was lost to the Ummah: Arif Billah Mawlana Hakeem Muhammad Akhtar, rahmatullahi alayh. The …

The Hanafi Stance on Combining Prayers During Travel The Hanafi Stance on Combining Prayers During Travel

By Mufti Abdur Rahman ibn Yusuf
Question:
Why don’t Hanafis combine prayers, when there are authentic hadiths about it?
Answer:
In the Name of Allah the Inspirer of truth.

Understanding the Characteristic of Humility Understanding the Characteristic of Humility

By Shaykh Muhammad Abdullah al-Gangohi [1]

Extracted from Ikmal ash-Shiyam [2]
 Whoever asserts tawaadhu’ (humility) for himself, is undoubtedly a man of pride because when a claim of humility is made, it is made after the perception of one’s (supposed) …

The Islam Women Were Promised The Islam Women Were Promised

By Shaykh Musa Furber
The horrific and heartbreaking news from India is tragic enough on its own: two alleged victims of gang rape have died, one a 23-year-old woman who succumbed to her wounds and a …