رضي الله عنها May Allah be pleased with her
2 Junior Sisters
Location: Amanah 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 words, ayahs (according to her ability and with the help and encouragement of her fellow sisters). We read Surah Al-Israa verses 59-66. 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 Alia listened to our reading and then discussed with us:
Hamzah Al Wasl
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We listened to a few verses from Surah Al-Israa recited by Sheikh Husary to listen to some examples.
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Sister Marwa read an English Approximation (Sahih International) of Surah Al-Israa (17) verses 59-66.
We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir Volume 6
Sister Alia read parts 2, 4 and 5.
Discussion: Following the Tafsir readings we had a very interesting discussion covering a variety of issues.
Great Women of Islam Who Were Given the Good News of Paradise
Sister Mai completed the story of: :
Hafsah bint "Umar radi Allahu anha
In the book, page 66-69
Discussion: We are flawed humans, but our good deeds can help to save us from the punishment of those flaws.
Don't Be Sad
Sister Bana read The Blessing of Pain Pdf pg 79-81
Discussion: We discussed the concept of discovering yourself through your difficulties.
Link to the purchase pdf: https://iiph.com/islamic-ebooks/dont-be-sad-ebook-edition.html
News and Schedule
In sha Allah,
Holiday Halaqa Thursday, January 2nd
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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.