It is established from the Ulema that the fast of the 9th Muharram should be kept with Ash’ura, if you cannot keep this fast, then keep the fast of the 11th Muharram. (Ma’ariful Hadith)
May Allah (swt) grant us the correct understanding of the month of Muharram, lead us on the correct path and keep us away from all wrongs and innovations, May Allah (swt) accept our efforts and forgive our shortcomings, Aameen.
Following are the articlces about Muharram:
Following is the video released by Ummah Welfare Trust showing how and where our donated money is being spend in Syria.
With the sighting of the crescent of Rajab, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) would anticipate and begin preparations for the month of Ramadhan. This is two months in advance! People “live to see” various accomplishments in their lives, but a Believer “lives for” and yearns to witness sacred days like these.
By Abdur Rahmaan Umar
“I love you, mom,” whispered Yusuf as he wrapped the soft pashmina shawl around his mother’s shoulders. The vibrant peach contrasted with the dark rings that had grown under her eyes lately, but their brightness had not faded.
Her eyes lit up as she stroked the delicate embroidery on the edge of the shawl, “And this…Yusuf?”
Yusuf looked at her with the excitement of a young boy unpacking his first bicycle, “Wait ma…there’s more,” he cried, as he removed a burgundy jewellery box. Presenting it in front of his mother, like they were the crown jewels, he gingerly lifted the lid to reveal a string of exquisite cultured pearls, delicately strung together with small black pearls breaking the shimmer of the white pearls.