Fruits for the Week


14 Oct. 2011

Umar ibn al-Khattab was born in 583 A.D. about forty years before the Hijrah. He belonged to Adi family of Quraish tribe. Abu Hafs was his patronymic name and “Al-Faruq” was his title given by the Prophet (s.a.w.). In his youth he was a famous wrestler and orator, and a spirited person. He was one among the few people in Mecca who knew reading and writing before Islam. His main profession was business.


19 Aug. 2011

Allah (s.w.t.) said: “We have indeed revealed this (message) in the Night of Power. And what will explain to you what the Night of Power is? The Night of Power is better than a thousand months. Therein come down the angles and the spirit by God’s permission, on every errand: Peace! This until the rise of Morn.” (Al-Qadr:1-5) 

12 Aug. 2011

The Prophet Muhammad SAW said: “Three people will not have their supplications rejected: a fasting person until he breaks his fast, a just ruler, and an oppressed person.” (Tirmidzi). 

The above hadith tells us that supplication while breaking the fast and while fasting is recommended. Below are the recommended du’as to be read while fasting, breaking the fast and night time: