Category Archives: Celebrating Islamic Occasions

Virtues of the first ten days of Dhul Hijjah

Dear Sisters and Brothers, Assalamu Alaikum. The official announcement by Saudi Arabia and UAE says that the Day of Arafah, this year, will on 5th November 2011 (9th of Dhul Hijjah) and the Ist day of Eidul Adha will be … Continue reading

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Can we celebrate Hijrah?

By Sheik Yusuf al Qaradawi Some Muslims maintain that celebrating any Islamic occasion is forbidden; they consider celebrating occasions such as the Prophet’s Hijrah to Madinah, Al-Isra’ wal-Mi`raj (the Prophet’s Night Journey and Ascension), the Prophet’s birthday, the Battle of … Continue reading

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