5th April 2020

00:00

Fajr Salah

5:00 am

Prayer Begins Salah
Fajr4:32 am 5:00 am
Sunrise6:32 am
Dhuhr1:18 pm 1:30 pm
Asr4:51 pm 5:15 pm
Maghrib7:54 pm 7:59 pm
Isha9:39 pm 10:00 pm

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Abu Muadh Taqweem Aqeedah (Creed) Shirk (Polytheism) Societal matters Sound Creed

Sound Creed #23: Superstitions

Read by our brother Abu Muadh Taqweem

Summary

  • Past and present sent day superstitions
  • How can a person get rid of such thoughts and remove their anxiety?
  • Can superstitions be a form of shirk?
  • Relying on Allah alone
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Abu Muadh Taqweem Aqeedah (Creed) Shirk (Polytheism) Societal matters Sound Creed

Sound Creed Lesson 22: Magic and Fortune telling

Sat 11 Jan 2020

Lesson 22: Magic and fortune telling

Read by our brother Abu Muadh Taqweem

Summary

  • Only Allah has the power to benefit or harm and only He has knowledge of the unseen
  • What is the meaning of “sihr” (magic)? Is it shirk?
  • Is it ok to watch magic tricks for fun?
  • Fortune telling, tarot cards and modern day “healers”
  • What about sleight of hand tricks?
Categories
Abu Muadh Taqweem Aqeedah (Creed) Bidah (Innovation) Shirk (Polytheism) Societal matters Sound Creed Tawheed (Islamic Monotheism)

Sound Creed #20: Things that people do which may be Shirk

Sat 4th Jan 2020

Lesson 21: Things that people do which may be Shirk

Read by our brother Abu Muadh Taqweem

Summary

  • There are many things that people do, which we don’t think about much, but they may fall into the category of Shirk
  • Shirk can be major or minor
  • Wearing a necklace, bracelet or pendant to remove harm, bring benefit or “luck”
  • What if it has Qur’an written on it?
  • Seeking blessings from trees, stones or items etc

Bracelets and “Lucky” charms

Categories
Abu Muadh Taqweem Aqeedah (Creed) Eemaan (belief) Shirk (Polytheism) Societal matters Sound Creed

Sound Creed #20: Acts of Ridicule

Sat 28th Dec 2019

Guide to the Sound Creed

Lesson 20: Mockery of Allah, His verses or His Messenger

Read by our brother Abu Muadh Taqweem

Summary:

  • Mocking Allah, His Verses and His Messenger (ﷺ) negates ones Islam
  • Every Muslim must respect Allah, the Sunnah of His Messenger (ﷺ) and the Scholars of the Muslims 
  • What if someone does this jokingly?
  • What if it is done without knowing?