Light Moments

Just for a Smile: Abu Bakr RA on Al-Hasan RA

Narrated ‘Uqba bin Al-Harith: I saw Abu Bakr carrying Al-Hasan and saying, “Let my father be sacrificed for you; you resemble the Prophet and not ‘Ali,” while ‘Ali was laughing at this. [Sahih al Bukhari; Book # 57: Companions of the Prophet, Hadith # 93]

Just for a Smile: The Most Beautiful Sight

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم The Most Beautiful and Precious Sight of Ramadan for me: Seeing mothers, daughters, wives and sisters handing out sleeping bags and other supplies to their men as they got ready for ‘Itikaaf for the last 10 days. Some even joining them with their excited little children (it’s camping time for them) […]

Not Just for a Smile: Learning Duaas, Quraan, Islamic Concepts for Children

http://kids.farhathashmi.com/ Warning: irresistibly cute. SubhanAllah, such an amazing website for little children! I’m in love with it esp. the duaas section in which the toddler repeats after the mother. I had a lot of fun browsing through it alhamdolilah (woke me up after a tiring day) and I pray it is beneficial for whosoever who […]

Just for a Smile: Tarbiyah – Fasting and Woolen Toys

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Parents use to train their children from an early age to adhere to the sunnahs of the Prophet. Khalid ibn Dhakwan (tabi’i) narrated from Rubayyi’ bint Mu’awwidh (d. ca. 70) that she said: The Prophet – salalahu ‘alayhi wasalam – sent his messenger on the morning of ‘Ashura to the houses […]

Just for a Smile: “I think I’m going to have a wife!”

In the Masjid they were teaching how Allaah subhana wa taa’ala created everything, including human beings. Little Abdullah seemed intrigued when they told him how Hawwa was created out of one of Aadam’s (‘alayhis salaam) ribs. Later in the week Abdullah’s mother noticed him lying down as though he was ill, and asked, “Abdullah, what […]

Just for a Smile: Strange yet Beautiful Ending in an Ayah which Cools the Heart

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم On the Day when every person will be confronted with all the good he has done, and all the evil he has done, he will wish that there were a great distance between him and his evil. And Allâh warns you against Himself (His Punishment) and Allâh is full of Kindness […]

Just for a Smile: Educational Videos for Muslim Children [mashaa’Allah]

Very entertaining and educational mashaa’Allah. Including the name of the first one, ‘The Misri Bunch‘.