Thursday, May 24, 2018
Wardheer News

It is in the heart not in the money

BY: SADULLAH KHAN The way people relate to wealth influences most aspects of their personal lives. For many people, where there is wealth there is attention. If you became wealthy overnight… What will the first thing you would do? Is charity … Continued

Hoping For Ramadan

It is known that our early Muslim scholars used to spend the six months leading up to Ramadhan asking Allah to let them witness it with life and faith, and the six months following it praying for Allah’s acceptance of … Continued

Saudi says to lift driving ban on women June 24

© AFP | A Saudi woman practices driving in Riyadh, on April 29, 2018, ahead of the lifting of a decades-long ban on women driving in Saudi Arabia due to take place on June 24 according to authorities RIYADH (AFP) – Saudi … Continued

The Master of Memorizers: Abu Hurayrah

He is the honorable Companion Abu Hurayrah, may Allah be pleased with him. Before embracing Islam, he was called ‘Abd Shams (slave of the sun). After he embraced Islam, the Prophet  called him ‘Abdur-Rahman (Slave of The Most-Merciful) and gave him … Continued

Saudi Program Calls for Gender-Mixing, No Prayer Closure

By Vivian Nereim Female shoppers walk through the Kingdom Centre shopping mall in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Dec. 2, 2016. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg A Saudi government program to improve the quality of life in the kingdom called for the legalization of … Continued

Here’s how 9/11 made this Dubai resident embrace Islam

Ashwani Kumar /Abu Dhabi Mathilde Loujayne with her book ‘Big Little Steps’ at the Abu Dhabi Book Fair.-Photo by Ryan Lim/ Khaleej Times Mathilde is from Marseille in France and grew up in Muscat as her parents were working there. Mathilde … Continued

To fast or not to fast in Shaban

BY: ASLAM ABDULLAH Sha’ban is the eight month of Islamic lunar calendar. In pre-Islamic era the month following Rajab was regarded as a month of trade and warfare and other worldly affairs. Ibn Kathir explains that during this month the tribes … Continued

Vatican’s Cardinal Jean Louis Tauran arrives in Saudi Arabia

JEDDAH: Cardinal Jean-Louis Pierre Tauran and his accompanying delegation arrived in Riyadh on Friday, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The cardinal, who is the President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue in the Vatican State, was received by Prince … Continued