Monthly Archives: December 2007

Hospital turns Muslim patients’ beds to face Mecca

Staff at an NHS hospital are being told to turn the beds of some Muslim patients to face Mecca. Dewsbury and District Hospital, West Yorkshire, confirmed today that it had implemented the new system, which also requires that patients be … Continue reading

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We, of AlQuran Wa Sunnah Islamic Site of Learning, condemn the destruction and violence committed against innocent men and women on September 11, 2001. This condemnation is deeply rooted in true Islamic values based on the Qur’anic instructions which consider … Continue reading

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SunnahfollowersNet Response to ISNA’s Moon Sighting

In recent years before Ramadan, Muslims in different states are in confusion on whether they should go by the Moon sighting or by using astronomical calculations. The reasons for this confusion are many, and that is not the purpose of … Continue reading

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Zakaat for Educational Purposes

There are eight areas in which zakaah may be spent. These are mentioned in the verse in which Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning): “As-Sadaqaat (here it means Zakaah) are only for the Fuqaraa’ (poor), and Al Masaakeen (the poor) … Continue reading

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Questions About the Eid Prayer

WOMEN ARE ENCOURAGED TO COME OUT ON THE DAY OF EID AND ARE NOT PROHIBITED FROM PRAYING EID PRAYER IN MOSQUE Whoever says that women should not pray Eid in the mosque should note that the Prophet (peace and blessings … Continue reading

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