Rabi’ 11 2, 1439 AH
Attendance: 2 Sisters
Agenda: (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)
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.
O my Lord increase me in knowledge*. رَّبِّ زِدْنِى عِلْمًا Ameen
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 Yusuf
from Ayah 79 to Ayah 86. 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.
Sister Winnie read an English Approximation (Sahih International) of the above verses.
We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir.
Volume 5 Page 195-201 (From our library shelf)
We read from the following sections:
GREAT WOMEN OF ISLAM WHO WERE GIVEN THE GOOD NEWS OF PARADISE
Discussion: What a revelation to learn how the women were valued and involved in the Political affaris.
A TEMPORARY GIFT
Sisters read the Introduction: Losing Amr pages 27 - 31
Discussion: Think of the blessings in your life that you take for granted.
NEXT HALAQA and News
In sha Allah, our next Halaqa will be on Thursday, January 4th at our headquarters.
DON’T BE SAD
Sisters read Leave the future alone until it comes
Discussion: Preparing for our next life.
We have this book in our Library (it is currently borrowed, but you can submit a request to borrow, in sha Allah)
For the expiation of sins, said at the conclusion of a sitting or gathering. To listen to this dua click here
"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 إِلَـيْكSubhânaka 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.