Rabi’ Thani 17, 1442 AH
Sabr wa Yusur
Patience and Ease
Location: Online via Google Meet
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 read Surah Fatihah aloud; then she recited from Surah Taa-Haa verse 52-64, followed by Sister Rim, reading the English Approximation by Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran. 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.
Surah Taa-Haa verse 52-64
We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir Volume 6
Sister Alia read #1.
Musa showed Fir`awn all of the Signs but He did not believe Concerning Allah's statement
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 gave a comprehensive review and checked our homework.
She reviewed our last lesson about Hams and Jahr, then assigning us new homework. The details of the lesson and homework can be found on our Telegram Tajweed Channel.
Don’t Be Sad
Sister Rim read Don't be sad ~ Wait patiently for a happy outcome Pdf pg 103 - 106
E-book, page 104 - 107
Discussion: we had a very interesting discussion. Especially the term مَعَ and how to approximate it in English. “with hardship”, not “after hardship”.
Alhamdulillah, we have started a small fitness group. Sister Ayesha discussed our new initiative and goals. If you would like more information or to join us, please send us a message.
Nurturing Eman in Children
Sister Edit read the following:
Part Two: Connecting Children to Pillars of Islam
Chapter 11 Divine Will and Predestination
Pdf Page 153-154
Discussion: We have now read approximately half of this book.
✅Part One: The Foundations of Nurturing Eman in Children Chapters 1 - 5
✅Part Two: Connecting Children to Pillars of Islam Chapters 6 - 11
Video Series Angels in Your Presence
Sister Ayesha chose for us to watch the following video
Great Women of Islam Who Were Given the Good News of Paradise
Sister Alia started the chapter about
Safiyyah bint Huyayee radi Allahu anha
pdf page 110 to
In the book, page 115-117
A Temporary Gift
Sister Mai read:
Voices of the Oppressed: The Lights of Allah, Allah’s Invitation
Video Series The Beginning and the End
Sister Marwa chose for us to watch the following video:
Discussion: The importance of Dhikr, it is like a magnet that attracts the Angels.
Sister Karima read information about our next two names and then she recited the first 24 names.
Part 2 names 31,32
News and Schedule
Our upcoming planned events are:
Third Thursday of the month
Thursday, December 17th Halaqa Online via Google Meet
Fourth Thursday of the month
Thursday, December 24th Activah! Social/Fitness Walk meet up
Location to be determined a few days ahead, in sha Allah
First Thursday of the month
Thursday, January 7th Halaqa Online via Google Meet
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.