Rabi’ Thani 3, 1442 AH
The Wisdom of Allah
3 Junior Sisters
2 Junior Guests
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 38-51, 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.
Surah Taa-Haa verse 38-51
We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir Volume 6
Sister Alia read # 3 and 4.
Musa admonishes Fir`awn
Discussion: Trust in Allah, al-Alim. Believe in his all-encompassing wisdom.
Quran: Tajweed/Arabic Test Your Knowledge
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 is taking a break for the month of November so we will be having periodic tajweed reviews on the Telegram Channel.
In our Halaqa’s, we will shift focus to “Learning Arabic” and Tajweed Review
We had a series of flashcards on two topics:
Tajweed: Tajweed for Beginners Flash Cards
Learning Arabic: 100 Most Frequent Quranic Arabic words Flashcards
We played a few rounds of a simple game. Each sister would read and answer one flashcard on the topic of her choice. Each card was worth 5 points and sisters could collect points or partial points even if it is not their turn. Winners were tabulated for each category.
Discussion: We learned about the root letters of Arabic words.
Sister Ebada read information about our next two names and then she recited the first 30 names.
Part 2 names 29 & 30
A Temporary Gift
Sister Ayesha read:
Voices of the Oppressed: My Lord does not forget, Betrayed by a brother
Page 158- 161
Discussion: A book full of adversity and inspiration.
Great Women of Islam Who Were Given the Good News of Paradise
Sister Alia finished the chapter about
Juveriah bint Harith radi Allahu anha
pdf stars page 104 to end of chapter
In the book, page 109-111
Discussion: How strong the Mothers of the Believers were.
How Allah, swt makes things easy for His servants.
Morning Dhikr scroll down to Dua 20
Sister Ayesha shared some information about Bayyinah TV. We watched a short excerpt from the “Story Night-Miracles” series. This segment of the series focuses on Surah Taa-Haa.
Story Night - Miracles Part 1
We watched from 25:00 to 30:00
We listened from 8:29 to 17:16
Discussion: How our Prophet’s PBUH, example of looking and speaking directly to someone is useful to both adults and children.
Nurturing Eman in Children
Sister Nissa chose and Sister Rim read the following:
Part Two: Connecting Children to Pillars of Islam
Chapter 11 Divine Will and Predestination
Pdf Page 150 - 153
Discussion: Such a great lesson for parents.
News and Schedule
Our upcoming planned online Halaqas and events are:
Fourth Thursday of the month
Thursday, November 26th Social meet up at Square One Mall, Mississauga
Optional outdoors depending on the weather. Mississauga Valley Park
First Thursday of the month
Thursday, December 3rd Online via Google Meet
Third Thursday of the month
Thursday, December 17th 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.