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A Night with the Qur’an in this very busy Ramadhan!

A Night with the Qur'an in this very busy Ramadhan!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
I know, I know, it’s been at least a week since I put a new post up and yes, I know, it’s not good!
So apart from the usual work, home and mosque lifestyle that I lead, what else have I been up to recently?
Well this Ramadhan has been so busy [...]

Video of the Week – The Signs of Allah

Video of the Week - The Signs of Allah

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Well I have something really special for you today people.
Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) we all get a spiritual boost when we hear somebody narrate the story of how they entered the fold of Islam.  The hairs on the back of your neck stand up and you continually wonder [...]

Ramadhan has Landed!

Ramadhan has Landed!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
So it looks like we’ve all started the blessed month of Ramadhan together alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) and what a nice change that is!
And insha-Allah (with the Will of Allah) it will once again be the month when Allah’s special mercy descends upon the Earth and we find [...]

Tales from the Highlands!

Tales from the Highlands!

Assalaamu-Alaykum
Tales from the Highlands!
And so it was that the newly formed ‘Dewsbury Mountaineering Club’ (DMC!) left on Saturday morning in an eager mood to try to climb the highest mountain in Britain, Ben Nevis and live to tell the tale!  Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) our journey there and back passed without incident.  The [...]

The Fear Factor

The Fear Factor

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
In Islam, one of the steps to understanding God and building your relationship with Him is the concept of fearing Him.
Why fear?
Because as we all know, when any human being fears another, they either try to stay away from that person or do what they can to please them so [...]

The End of Tafsir at Zakaria Masjid – The End of an Era

The End of Tafsir at Zakaria Masjid - The End of an Era

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
They say that all good things must come to an end…
Well on Saturday 28th September 2008 at Zakaria Masjid in Dewsbury, something great did indeed come to an end.
Yes, on Saturday night, we were blessed by Allah to experience the last instalment of the Tafsir (explanation, exegesis) of the Holy [...]

Spread the Word!

Spread the Word!

Assalamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) we have a chance to do our bit in spreading the Word of Allah – the Qur’an.
Caravan of Mercy needs your help in reaching its target of distributing 10 million Qur’ans to the needy people of the world.
It’s a fantastic opportunity for all uf [...]

In Qur’an We Trust – An Afternoon With Allah’s Word – The Recording

In Qur'an We Trust - An Afternoon With Allah's Word - The Recording

Assalamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
Well here it is as promised, the recording for the program that was held at Zakaria Masjid on Sunday 24 February 2008.
Once again, jazakallah khair (may Allah give the best recompense) to all those who took part and helped out in any way, and a special thank you to IMWS for [...]

In Qur’an We Trust – An Afternoon With Allah’s Word – Re-Visited

In Qur'an We Trust - An Afternoon With Allah's Word - Re-Visited

Assalaamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah), as you may have gathered from the comments in the preceeding post, the event on Sunday took place and went really well alhumdulillah.
There were around 200 men and about 60 women (come on people we can do better!!) and according to one report, lots of [...]

In Qur’an We Trust – An Afternoon With Allah’s Word

In Qur'an We Trust - An Afternoon With Allah's Word

Assalaamu-Alaykum (Peace be Upon you)
Insha-Allah (with the Will of Allah), Hidayah Blog will be holding its first event, which will be a Qur’an conference, this Sunday 24th February 2008 in Zakaria Masjid, Dewsbury.
The speakers include homegrown talent such as Moulana Shahid Feroz and Moulana Hasib Mayat from Batley who will both be delivering [...]