Athan Clocks are a great way to have a reminder about the prayer times for Muslim homes in America or in any Non-Muslim country around the world. Some may argue that why would one need a conventional clock in today’s age when Smartphones and watches can serve the same purpose. We will discuss some of the reasons how it helps in a way that regular smartphones may not.
A will or testament is a legal document by which a person or testator expresses the disposition of his or her assets after death. Testator names one or more person, the executor, to manage the estate until its final distribution. Every adult American Muslim and particularly those with young kids need to ensure that they have a written “last will” signed by witnesses and available for execution in case of death.
Going for Hajj is one of the major life expense for Muslims whether you live in Pakistan, India or in the US, Canada, UK or Australia. Many Muslims around the world spend their life savings for taking this holy journey. When people look at the cost of some of the high-end packages they get overwhelmed and discouraged but in reality, you do not need to spend that much if your budget is limited
There are three popularly known criteria adopted for Islamic Moon Sighting in America, Local Moon sighting, Global Moon Sighting and the Fixed Calendar based on scientific calculations. Local Moon sighting limits the sighting of the moon within the continental Americas i.e US, Canada and some parts of South America. Global Moon sighting technique takes into consideration moon sighing in any part of the world. So for example, if the moon is sighted in Saudi Arabia then the Mosques and Committees following the Global moon sighting would declare the start or end of the lunar Islamic month and then there is a scientific calendar where calculations are made based on astronomical and historical data.
Muslims is America hate organizations like ISIS and AlQaeda as much as any other American. We urge our non-muslims fellow Americans to read and study about Islam and Muslims instead of relying on mainstream media organizations and unethical politicians who are selfish and wicked opportunist for their vested interest. Xenophobia plays right into the hands of organizations like ISIS who want to see divisiveness in western society based on religion. Terrorist ideology can be fought by uniting against it and not by hate and discrimination against the fellow Muslim citizens. Americans need to stand up together as one body against any kind of hate and violent extremism.
For Muslim parents to raise kids in America has its own challenges that can only be realized once their kids attain a certain age. While the kids are young it may be fairly straight forward affair as kids are typically under the influence of their parents. However as they grow up and reach a certain age they start challenging their decisions. There are certain things that are not acceptable to a Muslim Parent for their kids and those are the things that they are most worried about as their kids grow up into young adults.
FAQs for Hajj covers the basic steps and rituals of Hajj along with different FAQ’s on Hajj packages and the significance of Hajj for Muslims
Sunday Schools are the best place to send your kids where they not only spend 3-4 hours every week, learning and seeking Islamic studies and Quran education but they also spend time interacting with other muslim kids who come from the similar religious background and hence they create a positive influence for each other in a learning environment that is focussed on Islamic practices and values.
While traveling for Hajj or Umrah, there are number of options available these days for traveling from Makkah to Madinah and vice versa
Below are the top 20 checklist list of items for your 2019 Hajj trip from USA & Canada: 1) Ihrams and Belt –Minimum 2 pairs of Ihrams and Belt. One