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13
Apr
2012
[color=blue][b]When does the time in which it is mustahabb to do ghusl on Friday begin?[/b][/center]

The scholars differed as to when the time for doing ghusl on Friday begins. The majority (including the Shaafa’is, Hanbalis and Zaahiris) were of the view that it begins from dawn on Friday. This was narrated from Ibn ‘Umar (رضي الله عنهما).

Al-Khateeb al-Sharbeeni (رحمه ....
posted by Seifeddine-M on 13th April 2012 - 0 comments
31
Oct
2011
The ancient Celtic (Irish/Scottish/Welsh) festival called Samhain (pronounced sah-ween or sa-en) is considered by most historians and scholars to be the predecessor of what is now Halloween. Samhain was the New Year's day of the pagan Celts. It was also the Day of the Dead, a time when it was believed that the souls of those who had died during the year were allowed access into the "land of the dead". In some parts of Europe, it was believed that on this night the dead walked amongst them, and t....
posted by Seifeddine-M on 31st October 2011 - 0 comments