Message from Moutasem Atiya
May 18, 2021
As-Salamu Alaikum wa RahmatulLah!
Eid Mubarak to you all! I pray that everyone is well and that you had a wonderful Eid inshaAllah.
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Wishing you a blessed week ahead inshaAllah.
Your brother in faith,
Eid Takbirat Around the World
In honor of the blessed occasion of Eid Al-Adha we are excited to share this video highlighting the uniqueness of 22 countries around the world reciting the ‘Eid Takbir. ‘Eid Mubarak to everyone. May Allah bless and protect you all and shower you with Divine Mercy and may He grant relief to all those suffering around the world.
Hadith of the Week
Abu Dharr narrated that the Messenger of Allah ﷺ. said: "Your smiling in the face of your brother is charity.” - Tirmidhi
Stories From the Qur'an for Kids
Please check out our special four-part Ramadan video series we created titled; Stories From The Qu'ran For Kids. Although the series is intended for children, the feedback we are receiving is that entire families are watching and enjoying together. We pray that you find benefit in it.
You can access the series by clicking here.
Al-Madina Footsteps To Paradise Zakat Fundraiser
We want to take this opportunity to thank everyone who donated to the Al-Madina Footsteps To Paradise Zakat Fundraiser. Your generous donations will allow us, InshAllah, to continue to serve our global Al-Madina family via our interactive programming, courses, and media initiatives. May Allah reward you all exponentially, and may your Sadaqa Jariyya be a means of your complete forgiveness and felicity in this life and the next.
Just as the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ had the Ansaar of Al-Madina Munawwara, we too consider you all the Ansaar of Al-Madina.org Alhamdulillah. Anas bin Malik رضي الله عنه reported: The Prophet ﷺ said, "The sign of Belief is to love the Ansar..." [Bukhari] - and just as He ﷺ loved them, so to do we love you all.
Our Footsteps To Paradise Zakat Campaign will continue throughout the year InshAllah. If you haven't had a chance to donate yet, you may do so at any time in the coming months. InshAllah. No amount is too small. Please don't underestimate the power of Dua for those who aren't in a position to give. We ask that Allah reward you all and benefit us by you.