Thursday, February 15, 2018

Halaqa # 94


Jumada 1  28, 1439 AH

Beginnings

Year 4

Attendance: 7 Sisters
2 Junior Sisters
3 Junior Guests

Location: Headquarters

Agenda:   (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)

OPENING DUA

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


QURAN: READING

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.

QURAN: TAFSIR

We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir.
Volume 5 Page 230-239 (From our library shelf)
Sister Maryum read the highlighted section.


QURAN: TAJWEED

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

FITNESS BREAK


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
Link to Purchase a pdf                Link to buy

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)


NEXT HALAQA


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?

VIDEO  

We watched the following video:

DON’T BE SAD

Sister Megan read Repel boredom with work   
Discussion:
We have this book in our Library (it is currently borrowed, but you can submit a request to borrow, in sha Allah)

CLOSING DUA

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.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Halaqa # 93

Jumada 1  14, 1439 AH

Calling Allah Almighty by
His Names

Year 4

Attendance:  4 Sisters
1 Junior Sister
3 Junior Guests

Location: Headquarters

Agenda: (please note, we have included many links where you can read in detail more on each subject)

OPENING DUA

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

QURAN: READING

We read Surah Fatihah aloud altogether, then sisters individually read aloud a few letters/words, ayahs (according to her ability and with the help and encouragement of her fellow sisters). We read Surah Yusuf from Ayah 104 to Ayah 111.  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.

QURAN: TAFSIR

We have chosen to use Tafsir Ibn Kathir.
Volume 5 Page 217-229 (From our library shelf)
We read some of the following sections.


QURAN: TAJWEED

Tajweed rule: Basic Attributes

We watched part of the following video:    Online video course: E-Learning Centre  
Basic Attributes,  from min 6:24 to 8:37

Then We listened to  Surah Al-Masad.  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 Marwa read from:
Mother of the Believers  Page 19 - 23
Discussion: Mentioning positive role models of women.
Hadith:
The Messenger of Allaah salallaahu alaihi wa salam drew four lines on the ground, then he said,
“Do you know what this is?” We said, “Allaah and His Messenger know best.” The Messenger of Allaah
salallaahu alaihi wa salam said: “The best of the women of Paradise are Khadeejah bint Khuwaylid,
Faatimah bint Muhammad, Aasiyah bint Mazaahim the wife of Pharaoh, and Maryam bint ‘Imraan –
Radhiallaahu anhumaa ajma'een.
Musnad of Imaam Ahmad 2663 (Saheeh)   Also reported in Sunan at-Tirimdhee

FITNESS BREAK

250 Steps


A TEMPORARY GIFT

Sister Rim read the Aug 27, 30 pages 46-47
Discussion:  al-Fattah, al-Hafidh, al-Mujeeb
Link to Purchase a pdf                Link to buy

NEXT HALAQA


In sha Allah, our next Halaqa will be on Thursday,February 15th.

NURTURING EEMAN IN CHILDREN

Sister Winnie read the following sections:
Knowledge and parents
Knowledge and parenting
More than knowledge alone

VIDEO

We watched the following video:

DON’T BE SAD

We have this book in our Library (it is currently borrowed, but you can submit a request to borrow, in sha Allah)

CLOSING DUA

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.