Thursday, October 7, 2021

Halaqa # 190

Safar 30, 1443 AH


Beautiful Fall Morning Comprehensive Dua



Year 8


Attendance:  

6 Sisters                           

1 Junior Guest


Location: Mississauga Valley Park

Agenda: (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)


Note: During our Halaqa’s, Allah willing,  we encourage discussion after each section.  Sisters can share their reflections, thoughts and questions.

 

 

Opening Dua

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

*Part of ayah 114 Surah Taha(20)


Quran: Recitation

Sisters read Surah Fatihah aloud; then we each recited from Surah al-Hajj verses 6-15, 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.   


Quran: Tafsir

Surah al-Hajj verses 6-15

We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir   Volume 6 

Sister ??? read # 2 and 3


  1. Clarifying the State of the Leaders of the Innovators and Those Who lead People astray 

Verses 8-10


  1. The meaning of worshipping Allah as it were upon the edge  

Verses 11-13


  1. The Reward of the Righteous

Verse 14



Quran: Tajweed

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. 


The lesson was postponed.


Nurturing Eman in Children  

Sister Alia read the following: 

Part Three: Developing an Islamic Personality

Chapter 12       Additional Keys to Developing an Islamic Personality

Be Good Role Models   

Talk to them about the heroes of earlier generations, Islamic battles and victories

Place Islam before ethnicity and nationality

End of the Chapter


Pdf Page 173-174


Great Women of Islam Who Were Given the Good News of Paradise

Sister Mai finished the chapter about

Maimoonah bint Harith Al-Hilaliah radi Allahu anha  

Pdf: Starting at stars page 135 to 136

In the book, page 140 stars to  the end page 141

Kindle edition



A Temporary Gift

Sister Winnie read: 

Brevity: The living and the dead, the inevitable

 Page: 200 - 203

Link to Purchase a pdf                Link to buy

 

Learn a Duaa 

Sister Rim and Sister Alia helped us learn about the following dua.


Source:sunnah.com


Don’t Be Sad

Sister Maryum read  Do not be sad ~~~  Repel Anxiety  

Pdf pg 111-112

Book page 112-113

E-book

 

News and Schedule


Upcoming Schedule  

          Second Thursday of the month   

Thursday, Oct. 21st

           tbd

First Thursday of the month   

Thursday, Nov. 4th

          tbd  



Off the Record

A few minutes set aside before the Halaqa ends for sisters to share personal observations from their life. 



Closing Dua

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.    


Saturday, September 18, 2021

Halaqa # 189

Safar 10, 1443 AH


My First Halaqa





Year 8


Attendance:  

12 Sisters

9 Junior Sisters                               

3 Junior Guests


Location: Mississauga Valley Park

Agenda: (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)


Note: During our Halaqa’s, Allah willing,  we encourage discussion after each section.  Sisters can share their reflections, thoughts and questions.

 

 

Opening Dua

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

*Part of ayah 114 Surah Taha(20)


Quran: Recitation

Sisters read Surah Fatihah aloud; then we each recited from Surah al-Hajj verses 1-5, 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.   


Quran: Tafsir

Surah al-Hajj verses 1-5

We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir   Volume 6 

Sister Maria read #3.


  1. Another version of this Hadith 

Verses 1-2


  1. Condemnation of the Followers of the Shaytan  

Verses 3-4


  1. Evidence of the Resurrection in the creation of Man and of Plants

Man's Development from Infancy to Old Age His saying;

Verses 5-7





Quran: Tajweed

We are following a book from our library that is not copyrighted.

Tajweed for Beginners  Prepared by Qari Ismail Essack  

(today’s lesson PDf page 29) 

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. 


Today’s lesson was postponed.

 

Q & A


A friendly round of Questions and Answers to get to know our fellow sisters.

One sister asks another, then that sister asks the next question to someone else.  

Questions should be light and personal.




Asma ul-Husna

Sister Marwa read information about our next two names and then she recited the first 44 names.

99 Names of Allah – Part 3 (Seeking help with Asma ul Husna ) Series

IH Dua with Asma ul husna.pdf

Part 3   names 43-44  https://islamhashtag.com/personal-dua-with-asma-ul-husna-pdf/



Source: IH Dua with Asma ul husna.pdf



Learn a Duaa 

Sister Ayesha helped us learn.


Listen to this dua: https://soundcloud.com/abdurrahmanorg/dua-o-allah-i-seek-refuge-in-you-against-the-declining-of-your-favours


More explanation: https://hadeethenc.com/en/browse/hadith/5488



A Temporary Gift

Sister Zaheera read: 

Brevity: Graveyard

 Page 198-199

Link to Purchase a pdf                Link to buy

 

News and Schedule


October Schedule  

 2nd and 4th Thursday

            First Thursday of the month

Thursday, Oct.  7th

              Outdoor Halaqa, 

                    Celebration Square

Second Thursday of the month   

Thursday, Oct. 21st

              Outdoor Halaqa, 

                    Celebration Square     



Off the Record

A few minutes set aside before the Halaqa ends for sisters to share personal observations from their life. 



Closing Dua

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.    

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Halaqa # 188

Muharram 25, 1443 AH


Welcome back Sister Cindy





Year 8


Attendance:  

4 Sisters

4 Junior Sisters                                    

4 Junior Guests


Location: Mississauga Celebration Square near the Splash Pad

Agenda: (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)


Note: During our Halaqa’s, Allah willing,  we encourage discussion after each section.  Sisters can share their reflections, thoughts and questions.

 

 

Opening Dua

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

*Part of ayah 114 Surah Taha(20)


Quran: Recitation

Sisters read Surah Fatihah aloud; then we each recited from Surah al-Anbiyaa verses 102-112, 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.   

Quran: Tafsir

Surah al-Anbiyaa verses 102-112,

We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir   Volume 6 

Sister Alia read #2 and 3.


  1. The Idolators and their gods are Fuel for Hell 

Verse 98-103


  1. The Heavens will be rolled up on the Day of Resurrection  

Verse 104


  1. The Earth will be inherited by the Righteous

Muhammad is a Mercy to the Worlds 

Verses 105-107


  1. Revelation is that Allah be worshipped

Verses 108-112



Quran: Tajweed

We are following a book from our library that is not copyrighted.

Tajweed for Beginners  Prepared by Qari Ismail Essack  

(today’s lesson PDf page 29) 

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. 


Today’s lesson was postponed.




Asma ul-Husna

Sister Cindy read information about our next two names and then she recited the first 42 names.

https://islamhashtag.com/meaning-and-explanation-of-99-names-of-allah-part-3-seeking-help-with-asma-ul-husna-series/


Part 3   names 41, 42




IH Dua with Asma ul husna.pdf


Great Women of Islam Who Were Given the Good News of Paradise

Sister Mai started the chapter about

Maimoonah bint Harith Al-Hilaliah radi Allahu anha  

Starting at pdf from page 130 to the stars 135

In the book, page 135 top to the stars page 140

Kindle edition


Dua al-Ghaib

Sister Alia led the sisters in a dua for one of our members whose family member passed away. 




A Temporary Gift

Sister Winnie read: 

Reflections on Love, Loss and Healing: The Cure, Just one child

 Page 192-195

Link to Purchase a pdf                Link to buy

 

News and Schedule


September / October Schedule  

            Third Thursday of the month

Thursday, Sept.  16th

              Outdoor Halaqa, 

                    Celebration Square

First Thursday of the month   

Thursday, Oct. 7th

              Outdoor Halaqa, 

                    Celebration Square     



Off the Record

A few minutes set aside before the Halaqa ends for sisters to share personal observations from their life. 



Closing Dua

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.