Archive for the ‘Marriage’ Category

Source: “And among His signs is that He created for you mates from among yourselves that you may dwell in tranquility with them, and He has put love and mercy between you; verily, in that are signs for people who reflect.” (Quran 30:21) We’ve all read this verse on countless marriage announcements. But how […]

Masha`llah, the following is very concise and practical advice based on the words of Shaykh Muhammad Saleem Dhorat (may Allah preserve him) concerning newlyweds, and marriage in general: Source: at-Talib Based on the advices of Shaykh Muhammad Saleem Dhorat (db) Prepared by Brother Aslam Patel “You have never seen anything better than marriage for those […]

Excerpted from Man & the Universe, An Islamic Perspective by Mostafa al-Badawi. Marriage is one of the pivotal institutions in Islam and therefore one of the most explicitly regulated. Young men are strongly enjoined to marry as early as possible, as a safeguard against irregular and therefore socially disruptive relationships, and also to enable themselves to reach maturity and stability in their lives. It is stated […]

We would like to inform everyone that has supported Ekhlas and Sabil in any way, that: al-‘Hamdulillah, we are back. We would also like to express our deepest sense of gratitude to everyone who has shown their love, support, and most of all their sincere supplications and prayers for our wedding. May Allah reward you […]

I would like to begin by expressing to those who have, and Insha’llah will continue to visit and support Ekhlas by apologizing for not being able to blog for the past few weeks. I have been extremely busy preparing for my wedding which is to take place, Insha’llah about 10 days from now. I request […]

I came across the following two wonderful articles on Haq Islam: Recipe for a Successful Marriage: “Our Lord! Grant that our spouses and our offspring be a comfort to our eyes, and give us the grace to lead those who are conscious of You” (Furqaan 74). Q: Every human being by nature has an instinct to dispute. This instinct becomes […]

A Wonderful Post [Source: BreatheIslam] “The spiritual mentor [Shaykh] attends to the spiritual enhancement of the mureed [disciple]. However, a normal spiritual mentor who accepts bay’t is insufficient to attend to the spiritual needs of the woman. The spiritual mentor is not available to them at all times. They require a spiritual mentor of the […]