Showing posts with label Islamic Months. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Islamic Months. Show all posts

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Halaqa # 58

Dhul-Qi’dah  22, 1437
Dhul-Qi’dah


Year 3
Attendance:
  • 3 Sisters
  • 1 Junior Sister


Location: Mississauga Valley Park
Agenda: (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)

  • OPENING DUA
O Allah, bless this Halaqa, allow us to gain, act upon  and share beneficial knowledge. Guide us, forgive our sins and grant us Jannah with our families and loved ones. Ameen


  • QURAN RECITATION
We read Surah Fatihah aloud altogether, then sisters individually read  aloud a few letters/words, ayahs (according to her ability and with the help and encouragement of her fellow sisters). We read Surah A'raaf from Ayat 12 to Ayat 30 In sha Allah, this will be an ongoing part of our Halaqa and one day in sha Allah, we will have Khatam Quran and begin again.
  • SISTERS TALK
Sister  Megan read aloud the following article:

Dhu’l Qadah and You

Posted on the Islamic Online University Blog
  • PIC PICK
Blog-Post-muharram-slider-1.jpg
  • NEXT HALAQA and News
In sha Allah, our next Halaqa will be held in two weeks on Sept 8th outdoors at Mississauga Valley Park.


This weekend, in sha Allah, Muslim Fest will be taking place at Celebration Square in Mississauga, August 27th and 28th.


  • SISTERS TALK
Sister Nissa read aloud the following article:

The four sacred months

Posted on the Saudi Gazette
  • SISTERS TALK
Sister Winnie read aloud the first part of the following article posted on Lanterns, the ISNA blog.

The First of the Four Sacred Months – Dhul Qa’dah

BY SHAYKH ABDALLA IDRIS ALI

Shaykh Ali, leads a Halaqa at ISNA Masjid on Tuesday evenings.  For more details and other Halaqa’s at the masjid, click here.


  • SISTERS TALK
Since next month is Dhul Hijjah, in sha Allah, we mentioned the following articles from our archives.

Four Things to Do on the Blessed 10 Days of Dhul Hijjah

originally shared in Halaqa # 36: The 10 Blessed Days of Thul-Hijjah
originally shared in Halaqa # 12: Fall Harvest
  • SISTERS TALK
Sister Megan read aloud the following article:

The Missing Ingredient – Gratitude

Posted on the Islamic Online University Blog

  • VIDEO  
  • CLOSING DUA
For the expiation of sins, said at the conclusion of a sitting or gathering. To listen to this dua click here


196 - "How perfect You are O Allah, and I praise You. I bear witness
that None has the right to be worshipped except You. I seek Your
forgiveness and turn to You in repentance."


سُبْحـانَكَ اللّهُـمَّ وَبِحَمدِك، أَشْهَـدُ أَنْ لا إِلهَ إِلاّ أَنْتَ أَسْتَغْفِرُكَ وَأَتوبُ إِلَـيْك


Subhânaka l-lâhumma wa bi-hamdika. Ash-hadu an lâ ilâha illâ
anta, astaghfiruka wa atûbu ilayka.




If any of this information was good and true, know that it comes from Allah subhanahu

wa ta’ala.  If there are mistakes we ask for Allah’s Forgiveness and Mercy.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Halaqa # 52

Shabaan 10, 1437

Shabaan

Year 3
Attendance:
  • 3 Sisters
  • 1 Junior Sister

Location: Headquarters (upstairs)
Agenda: (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)

  • OPENING DUA
O Allah, bless this Halaqa, allow us to gain, act upon  and share beneficial knowledge. Guide us, forgive our sins and grant us Jannah with our families and loved ones. Ameen

  • QURAN RECITATION
We read Surah Fatihah aloud altogether, then sisters individually read  aloud a few letters/words, ayahs (according to her ability and with the help and encouragement of her fellow sisters). We read Surah Al-An’aam from Ayat 138 till Ayat 146. In sha Allah, this will be an ongoing part of our Halaqa and one day in sha Allah, we will have Khatam Quran and begin again.

  • SISTERS TALK
We jointly read and discussed the following article:

Ideas for Pratical Tips to do in Shabaan

After reading the article, we thought of a nice project for Shabaan and Ramadan.  In sha Allah, during this month of Shabaan, we will be starting an Amanah Sisters WhatsApp group and adding members.  Then, during Ramadan, small reminders and Deen uplifting snippets will be shared.
  • NEXT HALAQA and News
Our next Halaqa will take place  on Thursday June 2nd,  possibly outdoors.

Pre Ramadan Picnic: June 5th, 11 am JACK DARLING  PARK
A children friendly event!  Gathering together outdoors for a fun picnic before the start of Ramadan in sha Allah.
  • SISTERS TALK
We jointly read the following article received via email subscription:
May 6, 2016 - Rajab 29, 1437
Understanding the Prophet's Life (peace be upon him)
Best State
Compiled From:
"Fasting During Shaban" - Zaid Shakir

  • SISTERS TALK
We jointly reviewed:

Halaqa # 29

June 3, 2015

Ramadan Prep

Halaqa # 30

June 16, 2015

Ramadan Countdown

  • SISTERS TALK
We jointly read the following article received via email subscription:
July 1 6, 2011 - Rajab 29, 1432
Understanding the Prophet's Life
Fasting in Shaban
Compiled From:
  • SISTERS TALK
We jointly read the following article received via email subscription:
November 26, 2010 - Dhul-Hijja 20, 1431
Cool Concepts!
Islamic Calendar
Compiled From:
"Making Resolutions That Matter" - YoungMuslims.ca
  • VIDEO  
We all enjoyed listening to the following podcast.
  • CLOSING DUA
For the expiation of sins, said at the conclusion of a sitting or gathering. To listen to this dua click here

196 - "How perfect You are O Allah, and I praise You. I bear witness
that None has the right to be worshipped except You. I seek Your
forgiveness and turn to You in repentance."

سُبْحـانَكَ اللّهُـمَّ وَبِحَمدِك، أَشْهَـدُ أَنْ لا إِلهَ إِلاّ أَنْتَ أَسْتَغْفِرُكَ وَأَتوبُ إِلَـيْك

Subhânaka l-lâhumma wa bi-hamdika. Ash-hadu an lâ ilâha illâ
anta, astaghfiruka wa atûbu ilayka.



If any of this information was good and true, know that it comes from Allah subhanahu
wa ta’ala.  If there are mistakes we ask for Allah’s Forgiveness and Mercy.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Halaqa # 50

Rajab 13, 1437
Rajab


Year 3
Attendance:
  • 3 Sisters
  • 2 Junior Sisters


Location: Headquarters (upstairs)
Agenda: (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)


  • OPENING DUA
O Allah, bless this Halaqa, allow us to gain, act upon  and share beneficial knowledge. Guide us, forgive our sins and grant us Jannah with our families and loved ones. Ameen


  • QURAN RECITATION
We read Surah Fatihah aloud altogether, then sisters individually read aloud a few letters/words, ayahs (according to her ability and with the help and encouragement of her fellow sisters). We read Surah Al-An’aam from Ayat 82 till Ayat 110. In sha Allah, this will be an ongoing part of our Halaqa and one day in sha Allah, we will have Khatam Quran
and begin again.




  • SISTERS TALK
We jointly read and discussed  the following article:
  • NEXT HALAQA and Upcoming Events
Our next Halaqa will take place  on Thursday, May  5th possibly outdoors.


Al Manarat Heights
  • SISTERS TALK
We jointly read:
  • SISTERS TALK
We jointly read and discussed  the following article:

More than Days: The History of Islamic Months

  • SISTERS TALK
We jointly read:


  • VIDEO
  • CLOSING DUA
For the expiation of sins, said at the conclusion of a sitting or gathering. To listen to this dua click here


196 - "How perfect You are O Allah, and I praise You. I bear witness
that None has the right to be worshipped except You. I seek Your
forgiveness and turn to You in repentance."


سُبْحـانَكَ اللّهُـمَّ وَبِحَمدِك، أَشْهَـدُ أَنْ لا إِلهَ إِلاّ أَنْتَ أَسْتَغْفِرُكَ وَأَتوبُ إِلَـيْك


Subhânaka l-lâhumma wa bi-hamdika. Ash-hadu an lâ ilâha illâ
anta, astaghfiruka wa atûbu ilayka.




If any of this information was good and true, know that it comes from Allah subhanahu

wa ta’ala.  If there are mistakes we ask for Allah’s Forgiveness and Mercy.