Rabi’ Al-Akhar 29, 1439AH
Attendance: 4 Sisters
1 Junior Sister
1 Junior Guest
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 96 to Ayah 103. 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 read an English Approximation (Sahih International) of the above verses.
We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir.
Volume 5 Page 208-216 (From our library shelf)
We read from the following sections:
Tajweed rule: Introducing the Attributes of Letters
Online video course: E-Learning Centre
Attributes of Letters, from min 3:32 to 6:22
Then We listened to Surah An-Nasr This link has both the recitation by Sheikh Husary and the individual
word pronunciation (click on each word) for learning Arabic and the following link below is useful for study
Notice: In Ayah 3 there is a small ج (seen below in red). This symbol indicates that stopping
at this point is optional.
ج – “Waqf e Jaaiz” The Optional Stop
فَسَبِّحْ بِحَمْدِ رَبِّكَ وَاسْتَغْفِرْهُ ۚ إِنَّهُ كَانَ تَوَّابًا﴿٣﴾
Quran Text Source: http://tanzil.net/#110:1
GREAT WOMEN OF ISLAM WHO WERE GIVEN THE GOOD NEWS OF PARADISE
Industry, Trade and Commerce
Agriculture, Business, Trade, Commerce, Writing, Editing,
Cottage Industry: weaving , manufacture and designing clothing
Discussion: Practical / Survival Skills (What are our skills today?)
A TEMPORARY GIFT
Sister Rim read the Aug 23, 24 26 pages 42 -45
Discussion: “It wasn’t a normal day for me”
How oblivious we are to what others are experiencing around us.
NEXT HALAQA and News
In sha Allah, our next Halaqa will be on Thursday,February 1st at our headquarters.
NURTURING EEMAN IN CHILDREN
Sisters read the following sections:
The importance of knowledge
The meaning of knowledge
We chose from the following two videos:
Sheikh Omar Suleiman
DON’T BE SAD
Sisters read Do not expect gratitude from anyone
Discussion: Perform acts of charity seeking only Allah’s pleasure
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 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.