Jumada 1 28, 1439 AH
Attendance: 7 Sisters
2 Junior Sisters
3 Junior Guests
Agenda: (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)
O Allah, bless this Halaqa, allow us to gain, act upon and share beneficial knowledge.
Guide us, forgive our sins and grant us Jannah with our families and loved ones.
O my Lord increase me in knowledge*. رَّبِّ زِدْنِى عِلْمًا Ameen
We read Surah Fatihah aloud altogether, then sisters individually read aloud a few words, ayahs (according to
her ability and with the help and encouragement of her fellow sisters). We read Surah Ar Ra'd from Ayah 1
to Ayah 5. In sha Allah, this will be an ongoing part of our Halaqa and one day in sha Allah, we will have Khatam Quran and begin again.
Sisters read an English Approximation (Sahih International) of the above verses.
We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir.
Volume 5 Page 230-239 (From our library shelf)
Sister Maryum read the highlighted section.
Tajweed rule: Basic Attributes Part 2 Characteristics that do not have opposites.
We watched part of the following video: Online video course: E-Learning Centre
Attributes of Letters | Level 2 - Lesson 14 | Read Quran With Tajweed
Then We listened to Surah Al-Ikhlas. This link has both the recitation by Sheikh Husary and the individual
word pronunciation (click on each word) for learning Arabic. The following link is useful for study as well.
Quran for Listening, Learning and Practicing Sisters who practice their reading in sha Allah will have an
opportunity at the next Halaqa to have a sister listen to their recitation.
GREAT WOMEN OF ISLAM WHO WERE GIVEN THE GOOD NEWS OF PARADISE
Sister Mona read from:
Discussion: such a strong and noble woman
250 Steps In sha Allah, we will be adding a “Fitness Tip” during our
Fitness Break in future Halaqas.
A TEMPORARY GIFT
Sister Rim read the Sept 7, 30 page 48
Discussion: The power and comfort of Dua
ASMA UL HUSNA
In sha Allah, we will be choosing one Name to review each Halaqa.
الْخَالِقُ Al-Khaaliq: The Creator
The One who brings everything from nonexistence to existence
Found In Quraan Ayah(s): (6:102)(13 :16)(39:62 )(40:62)(5 9:24)
In sha Allah, our next Halaqa will be on Thursday, March 1st.
Did you know….. That the month of Ramadan is about 3 months away in sha Allah.
NURTURING EEMAN IN CHILDREN
Sister Lamiaa read the following sections:
The Arabic Language
Discussion: How can we incorporate Arabic into our daily lives?
We watched the following video:
DON’T BE SAD
Sister Megan read Repel boredom with work
We have this book in our Library (it is currently borrowed, but you can submit a request to borrow, in sha Allah)
For the expiation of sins, said at the conclusion of a sitting or gathering. To listen to this dua click here
"How perfect You are O Allah, and I praise You.
I bear witness that None has the right to be worshipped except You.
I seek Your forgiveness and turn to You in repentance."
سُبْحـانَكَ اللّهُـمَّ وَبِحَمدِك، أَشْهَـدُ أَنْ لا إِلهَ إِلاّ أَنْتَ أَسْتَغْفِرُكَ وَأَتوبُ إِلَـيْك
Subhânaka l-lâhumma wa bi-hamdika. Ash-hadu an lâ ilâha illâ anta, astaghfiruka wa atûbu ilayka..
If any of this information was good and true, know that it comes from Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala.
If there are mistakes we ask for Allah’s Forgiveness and Mercy.