Category Archives: Hijrah

New Hijri Year: 1438

As the New Islamic Year – 1438 – commences I extend my heartiest congratulations one and all🙂 Sharing a few relevant posts and related links on this gracious occasion.

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Lessons from the Prophet’s Hijrah

The beginning of a new Hijri year is a prime occasion to ponder the lessons to be learnt from the migration. The day of the Prophet’s migration was so significant that it was chosen to mark the first day in … Continue reading

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Hijrah and Rabi al Awwal

Assalamu Alaikum. Most of you would have experienced that every year when we enter the month of Rabi al Awwal, e-mails start pouring in with arguments and counter-arguments on Prophet’s birthday. Islamic blogs and websites come up with hundreds of … Continue reading

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Ahlan wa Sahlan 1433!

We date ourselves from the night that the Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) began his journey from Makkah to Madinah, 1432 years ago. This journey is a history in itself and in it is a message for humankind of … Continue reading

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The Warm Welcoming by the Ansar

After an eight-day journey, the Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلّم arrived at Quba’ on Rabia al-Awwal 8, the 14th year of Prophethood (corresponding to September 23, 622 CE) at noon. Quba’ lies at a distance of a few miles from Al-Madeenah and … Continue reading

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Hijrah of Hearts: The Greatest Kind of Hijrah

By Sheikh Salih ibn Fawzan  Praise be to Allah Who has ordained the hijrah (migration) of hearts and the hijrah of bodies on His servants and has made these two kinds of migration everlasting throughout the ages. We Muslims should … Continue reading

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Beneficial lessons derived from the Hijrah

By Sheik Ali Al Hudayfi All praise is due to Allaah, the Subduer. I testify that there is nothing worthy of worship except Allaah and I testify that Muhammad is His slave and Messenger. Fellow Muslims! Fear Allaah as He … Continue reading

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Did Other Prophets Make Hijrah?

By Sheik Yusuf al Qaradawi Most of Allah’s Messengers, if not all, emigrated. However, their emigrations differed from that of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him). For example, Prophet Ibrahim (peace and blessing be upon him) emigrated, as … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Hijrah

In the Glorious Qur’an, Allah, Most High, says, (Those who believe, and migrate and strive in Allah’s cause, with their goods and their persons, have the highest rank in the sight of Allah: they are indeed the successful people. Their … Continue reading

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Why was Madinah chosen for Hijrah

As regards the question why was Madinah chosen for Hijrah, we would like to cite for you the following words of Sayed Abul A`la Al-Maududi, who explains some reasons for which Madinah was chosen to be the centre of Da`wah at … Continue reading

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Hijrah Dialogue (Women’s Role)

Session Details Guest Name The Famous Da`iyah Zienab Mostafa   Subject Hijrah: Reshaping Women’s Role in Society? Date Wednesday,Feb 9 ,2005 Time Makkah From… 04:00…To… 15:00 GMT From… 01:00…To…12:00   Name Host    –  Profession Question . Answer Dear visitors, The session has just … Continue reading

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