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  • Are you seeking Muslim burial, funeral or janazah services in Maryland? The Alim Foundation Inc. is pleased to announce Alim Burial, Funeral
    Wed Jun 03, 2020
  • Praise be to Allah. Every year Muslims celebrate two major religious Holidays- Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha. Both celebrations commence after completing an obligational worship prescribed by Allah. Eid al-Fitr follows 30 days of fasting during Ramadan, and Eid al-Adha is celebrated after the Hajj. Fasting and Hajj are the third and fourth pillars of Islam. Eid al-Fitr will fall on May 23rd or 2
    Fri May 22, 2020
  • Set goals and plan ahead.
    Mon Apr 27, 2020
  • What to do if you missed a Fast.
    Sun Apr 26, 2020
  • The word Ramadan comes from the Arabic root ramiḍa or ar-ramaḍ, which means scorching heat or dryness. Fasting is fard (obligatory) for adult Muslims, except those who are suffering from an illness, travelling, are elderly, pregnant, breastfeeding, diabetic, chronically ill or menstruating.
    Sun Apr 26, 2020
  • Before the Eid prayer after the fast of Ramadan, every adult Muslim who possesses food in excess of his needs and those of his family must pay Zakat al Fitr. If the person is a breadwinner, he should also pay Zakat al Fitr for his dependents, such as his wife, children, relatives or servants.d
    Thu Jun 14, 2018
  • Eid ul Fitr is celebrated on the 1st of Shawwal, after the month of Ramadan. The month of Ramadan culminates with the festive occasion of Eid al Fitr as Muslims thank Allah (SWT), celebrating the festival with religious fervour.
    Thu Jun 14, 2018
  • Making Dua in this holy month is one of the major deeds Muslims do to invoke Allah and seek His blessings. Therefore, besides the general Ramadan Duas, there are other supplications that Muslims can recite while fasting.
    Mon Jun 11, 2018
  • Making Dua in this holy month is one of the major deeds Muslims do to invoke Allah and seek His blessings. Therefore, besides the general Ramadan Duas, there are other supplications that Muslims can recite while fasting.
    Mon Jun 11, 2018
  • Making Dua in this holy month is one of the major deeds Muslims do to invoke Allah and seek His blessings. Therefore, besides the general Ramadan Duas, there are other supplications that Muslims can recite while fasting.
    Mon Jun 11, 2018
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