Masjid Al Hidayah

Charity in Ramadhaan

Assalamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
Well Ramadhaan steadily plods on (2 weeks have already finished!), and alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah), it seems that our hearts are already experiencing some of that tranquility associated with fasting and worshipping Allah more than usual.
It is most definitely a time to increase the good that we do and [...]

Chocolates, Cakes and the Purpose of Life…

Chocolates, Cakes and the Purpose of Life...

Assalaamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
My daughter is coming to that wonderful age where she is full of question; difficult questions…
Dad… “Why do we blink?” “how do birds fly?” “why is the sky blue?”. Some times it gets trickier: Her mum is 4 months pregnant; my daughter points to mummy’s belly and enquires “what’s in there?”, [...]

Some Easy Listening…

Some Easy Listening...

Assalaamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
Please please please forgive me! I know I said that I would put this up ages ago, but due to some technical difficulties (and a little bit of procrastination from yours truly!), it has not materialised…until now!
So here it is, Shaikhs Hindawi and Shahat live at Masjid Al-Hidaya on 3rd July [...]

Seeing is Believing

Seeing is Believing

Assalaamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
This is what I saw…
People sitting down so close that one movement of your body sends a tremor down the line…
The people standing at the back, only Allah knows how much their legs ached during the 90 minutes they stood…
And then?
Then there was the rain.
Oh the beautiful rain!
How it pattered softly [...]

All the Way to the Top

All the Way to the Top

Verily! In the creation of the heavens and the earth, and in the alternation of night and day, there are indeed signs for men of understanding.
With this verse of the Holy Qur’an in mind and also with the intention of doing something which could be of use to others, the humble author along with 15 [...]

Masjid-Al-Hidaya

Masjid-Al-Hidaya

Assalamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
Alhumdulillah (All Praise belongs to Allah), I have been informed that the grand opening of Masjid-Al-Hidaya was a success with all the programs running as scheduled.
It was a fantastic opportunity for both young and old, male and female to take part in the Amals (events) in the Masjid, with talks, Nasheeds [...]

In Qur’an We Trust

In Qur'an We Trust

Assalaamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
Every religion has their holy text. Judaism has the Torah, Christianity has the Bible and alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah), Islam is blessed with the beauty of the Qur’an.
So what is the beauty of the Qur’an?
Is it the way any Muslim can just pick it up and read [...]

Grand Opening of Masjid-Al-Hidaya

Grand Opening of Masjid-Al-Hidaya

Assalaamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
One of the greatest blessings that Allah has given the Muslims of Great Britain is the freedom to worship Him without any hindrance, without any persecution, and with complete ease.
In Britain today, alhumdulillah (all Praises belong to Allah), Masaajids (plural of Mosques) are everywhere so that we as Muslims, can fulfil [...]