IFEW Weekend School is beginning an innovative way of teaching children Islam through integral learning and Quranic Arabic.
The 2011 IFEW Sydney Islamic Planner Calendar has been published and available at mosques across Sydney and beyond as well as through our advertisers. It provides all the information for the Muslim family including both Islamic and Public holidays, NSW school terms and holidays, a mosque directory, important contact information, prayer timings. And now we [...]
Lecture 3 Surah Luqman LECTURE 3: THE FOUNDATIONS OF QURANIC HIKMAH AND STATUS OF WILLPOWER IN THE SHADE OF SURAH LUQMĀN (31), SECTION 2 وَلَقَدْ آتَيْنَا لُقْمَانَ الْحِكْمَةَ أَنِ اشْكُرْ لِلَّهِ وَمَن يَشْكُرْ فَإِنَّمَا يَشْكُرُ لِنَفْسِهِ وَمَن كَفَرَ فَإِنَّ اللَّهَ غَنِيٌّ حَمِيدٌ (31:12) وَإِذْ قَالَ لُقْمَانُ لِابْنِهِ وَهُوَ يَعِظُهُ يَا بُنَيَّ لَا تُشْرِكْ بِاللَّهِ إِنَّ [...]
Lecture 2 Āyatul-Birr.doc LECTURE 2: THE REALITY OF RIGHTEOUSNESS AND THE QURANIC STANDARD OF TAQWA (PIETY) IN THE SHADE OF ĀYATUL-BIRR (No. 177, SURAH 2, AL-BAQARAH) لَّيْسَ الْبِرَّ أَن تُوَلُّواْ وُجُوهَكُمْ قِبَلَ الْمَشْرِقِ وَالْمَغْرِبِ وَلَـكِنَّ الْبِرَّ مَنْ آمَنَ بِاللّهِ وَالْيَوْمِ الآخِرِ وَالْمَلآئِكَةِ وَالْكِتَابِ وَالنَّبِيِّينَ وَآتَى الْمَالَ عَلَى حُبِّهِ ذَوِي الْقُرْبَى وَالْيَتَامَى وَالْمَسَاكِينَ وَابْنَ السَّبِيلِ وَالسَّآئِلِينَ [...]
Surah Al-’Asr is the first presentation in the continuing lectures of the Selected Syllabus of the Study of the Quran-e-Kareem. In fact, the whole syllabus revolves around this Blessed Surah. This is because, in this Surah, Allah (swt) has declared very precisely, yet very comprehensively, the requirements for humankind’s salvation – the conditions for their success and welfare .
Talk given by Q Ashfaq Ahmad on 20 December 2006 What is the Holy Qur’an? • FIR’AUN: ‘O Musa! Who is your Allah?’ MUSA: ‘My Allah is the one who created me and the whole universe and guided His all creations’. • Allah (SWT) guided the humans in 3 ways: 1. Created many things and [...]
Talk given by Q Ashfaq Ahmad on 18 December 2006 A: Background Allah (SWT) created humans in this world to rule it as his deputies according to his guidance, teachings and rules. Allah selected best persons at different places in different times as His prophets to receive His messages, to convey the message to people [...]
Talk delivered by Q Ashfaq Ahmad on 17 December 2006 A: At Present: What Is? Ceremonial & Lukewarm We are mostly trained in apparent observations and sights. We are unable to perceive abstract and get vision. No logical and rational conviction in mind. We don’t apply science and religion No emotional attachment with Allah. Lack [...]
حَافِظُواْ عَلَى الصَّلَوَاتِ والصَّلاَةِ الْوُسْطَى وَقُومُواْ لِلّهِ قَانِتِينَ Guard strictly your (habit of) prayers, especially the Middle Prayer; and stand before Allah in a devout (frame of mind). (Al-Baqarah 2:238)