Zaid Shakil

Aqeedah and its Importance


What is ‘Aqeedah? Praise be to Allah. Aqeedah refers to those matters which are believed in, with certainty and conviction, in one’s heart and soul. They are not tainted with any doubt or uncertainty. The Arabic word ‘aqeedah stems from the root ‘aqada, which conveys meanings of certainty, affirmation, confirmation, etc. In the Qur’an, Allah says (interpretation of the meaning): ...

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Best 5 Islamic Apps Of The Month For Android Free

Please share the page and also click on ads it is what keeps this website running.   1. iQuran Lite This  is surely one of the best Quran application i have used on Android device.     Apart from offering an immersed user experience, the free version of iQuran includes the following limitations only: * Full Landscape supported * Color coded ...

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Christmas Celebration – Its History & Innovations


By. Abdul Hameed Essa WHAT IS CHRISTMAS? The word “Christmas” is derived from the combination of two words “Christ” and “Mass”.  “Christ” denotes Jesus Christ. “Mass” means “Celebrations” or “Feast” (In Arabic “Eid”). “Christmas” therefore means “Christ’s Feast” (not birthday). Anyway, it is meant to be the feast of the birthday of Jesus Christ (Pbuh). In the Oxford Dictionary we ...

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What does it mean by sacrificing animal ?


  As salaamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu.   Eid-ul-Adha has come again this year Alhamdulillah !. All praise and thanks are Allah’s that He gave us another chance to celebrate this blessed day. I am writing this note with a dedication and passion for the sake of Allah. This is a reminder to myself first and then for others and may ...

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