April 15, 2021 7 mins

Ten Ways to Benefit for Menstruating Women in Ramadan

Dread your period during the blessed month of Ramadan? Feel like you’re missing out on all the worship? Nour Merza gives women ten practical ways to spiritually benefit from this blessed month. Every Ramadan, most women will have about a week in which they are unable to join in the major religious practices of the […]
November 23, 2020 4 mins

A Student’s Intention Supplication

A Student’s Intention Supplication by Shaykha Ieasha Prime Introduction At her weekly “Live and Learn” class hosted by the Islamic Centre at New York University on 13th April 2020, Shaykha Ieasha Prime taught her students a special intention supplication (dua) to make at the commencement of the class. The supplication can be made by a […]
July 22, 2020 2 mins

The Best Ten: A Dhul Hijjah Reader

There’s only so much a pandemic can disrupt and if there’s one thing that will remain intact, it’s the virtuous days in the year Allah has selected. We experienced ten blessed nights at the end of Ramadan and upon us now are ten blessed days. Days that the Prophet (blessings and peace be upon him) […]
June 6, 2020 1 min

The Soul’s Estrangement : A Beautiful Intimate Prayer and Conversation –...

* Courtesy of Muwasala – Scholarly Teachings of Hadramawt Habib Muhammad al-Saqqaf shares an intimate conversation at a blessed time in a blessed place with his own soul. My Generous Lord honored me to be at the Ennobled Kaaba during the last part of the night on a Friday. Heralds of longing began to stir […]