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Laylat ul-Qadr

Today is the 21st Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been learning about Laylat ul-Qadr. My son wrote about Laylatul Qadr in his Ramadhan Notebook while my daughter wrote a page from the TJ Ramadan Copywork Notebook. My daughter also wrote about Laylatul Qadr using a page from the Ramadan Notebooking Pages […]

I’tikaf and the Fast of the Traveller

Today is the 20th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been learning about I’tikaf and the Fasting of the One Who is Ill of on a Journey. We read through the article below on I’tikaf and then my son made notes in his Ramadhan Notebook. Concerning ‘Itikaaf : Shaykh al-Albanee (rahimahullaah) It’s […]

Innovations During the Last Ten Days of Ramadan

Specifying the last Jum’ah of Ramadaan with a specific prayer. Ash Shuqayree cites from ‘Kitaab Sharh al Mawaahib: “…and even worse is what some people practice in some countries by praying ‘Salaat al Khums’ in this [last] Jum’ah claiming that it makes up for the missed prayers during the whole year or a whole lifetime. […]

The Last Ten Nights of Ramadhan

Today is the 19th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been learning about the virtues of the Last Ten Nights of Ramadhan. Imam Ibn Qayyim al-Jauziyyah: “The month of Ramadan is superior to all other months, and the last ten nights are superior to the other nights.” (Zad-ul Ma’ad, 1/70) We read […]

Zakat ul-Fitr

Today is the 18th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been learning about what foods can be given as Zakat ul-Fitr. We read through different ahadeeth which gave details of what the Messenger of Allah, sall’Allahu alayhi wasalam and the Sahabah gave as Zakat ul-Fitr. This included: dates barely raisins dried cheese/yogurt […]

Battle of Badr

Today is the 17th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been learning about the Battle of Badr which took place on Friday 17th Ramadhan 2AH. My eldest two children have been making their Battle of Badr Lapbooks. You can download the file for this lapbook HERE. Here is how the lapbook looks […]

What Nullifies the Fast?

Today is the 16th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been reviewing those things that break the fast. We looked back over our lesson on Guarding the Tongue in which we learned how the Salaf considered backbiting and lying as actions which nullify the fast. Then we read through some of the […]