Safar 27, 1442 AH
Location: Zonta Meadows, Mississauga
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
Sister Alia Surah Fatihah then, she recited Surah Maryam verse 96-Surah Taa-Haa verse 12, followed by Sister Rim, reading the English Approximation. 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.
We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir Volume 6
Sister Alia read #1.
The Qur'an descended to give Glad Tidings and to warn
Verses 96-98 page 304
Ta-ha, Introduction Which was revealed at Makkah
Verses 1-8 page 309
Verses 9-10 page 312
Discussion: The love we feel for our fellow sisters.
We are following a book from our library that is not copyrighted.
Tajweed for Beginners Prepared by Qari Ismail Essack
We now have a Tajweed Channel and Group on Telegram, where Sisters can catch up on missed lessons and participate in group discussions. Email us if you would like to join.
Sister Shimaa taught us the following lesson.
First, she gave a quick review of page 16, then
Tajweed Lesson 24 Chapter 7 Sifaat
Part 2 Introduction to Siffaat Booklet Page 17 (pdf page 24)
She assigned homework, to come up with an English Acronym for the 10 Arabic letters of Hams in Note 1 on Page 24.
News and Schedule
Our upcoming planned online Halaqas are:
Fourth Thursday of the month
Thursday, October 22nd, 10:30-11:30 Social meet up at Square One Mall, Mississauga
If great weather, then meeting outdoors at Mississauga Valley Park in sha Allah
First Thursday of the month
Thursday, November 5th Online via Google Meet
If great weather, then meeting outdoors at Zonta Meadows Park, in sha Allah
Third Thursday of the month
Thursday, November 19th Online via Google Meet
Fourth Thursday of the month
Thursday, November 26th, 10:30-11:30 Social meet up at Square One Mall, Mississauga or
If the weather is good, then meeting outdoors at Mississauga Valley Park in sha Allah
Nurturing Eman in Children
Sister Mai read the following:
Part Two: Connecting Children to Pillars of Islam
Chapter 11 Divine Will and Predestination
Connecting children to Divine will and predestination 2 pages stopping at
Pdf Page 148-150
Discussion: We had a very interesting discussion about the need to try your best and making dua and having good intentions.
Sister Marwa read information about our next two names and then she recited the first 24 names.
Part 2 names 25 & 26
Video Series Angels in Your Presence
We watched the following video:
A Temporary Gift
Sister Bana read:
Voices of the Oppressed: Sacrifice
Great Women of Islam Who Were Given the Good News of Paradise
Sister Alia started the chapter about Juveriah bint Harith radi Allahu anha
pdf page 100 - stars page 104 In the book, page 105-109
Discussion: We remembered the episode of Seerah from Yasir Qadhi
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.