Pictures: Beautiful Quotes on Hijab & Modesty

Below are some pictures I collected that provoke our thinking, understanding, and views aboutĀ hijabĀ and modesty. Hopefully, they can convey the true meaning of hijab and wearing a hijab for muslima. Hijab is not just a piece of clothe wrapped around a muslim woman’s head or body. It is a representation of taqwa or obeying the … Read morePictures: Beautiful Quotes on Hijab & Modesty

Photos: Crescent Moon (Hilaal) of 1 Dhul-Hijja 1438 AH

M Redzuan from Teluk Kemang, Malaysia obtained this thin crescent moon photo on Tuesday, 22 August 2017 after sunset through a telescope.

The crescent moon (hilaal) of 1 Dhul-Hijja 1438 AH has been sighted from many places. We obtained first photograph of the thin crescent moon from Moh. Redzuan who saw the hilaal from Teluk Kemang, Malaysia on the evening of Tuesday, 22 August 2017. Some reports (without photos) also came from Indonesia. As a results, based … Read morePhotos: Crescent Moon (Hilaal) of 1 Dhul-Hijja 1438 AH

Official: Saudi Arabia Announced 1 Dhul-Hijja 1438 AH = Wednesday, 23 August 2017

The crescent moon visibility map for Dhul-Hijja 1438 AH on Monday, 21 August 2017. The shaded area indicates that the moon will already set before the sunset that evening, thus will not be visible after maghrib time.

Every time the islamic month of Dhul-Hijja comes, many muslims looking for news from Saudi Arabia about the day of Hajj (Eid ul Adha), Wukuf, as well as the 1st Dzulhijja. Saudi Arabia uses crescent moon (hilaal) sighting to decide the starts of Ramadan, Shawwal and Dhul-Hijja. The Saudi’s Supreme Court will then announce the … Read moreOfficial: Saudi Arabia Announced 1 Dhul-Hijja 1438 AH = Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Ramadan Prayer Timetable for 1438 AH (2017) is Available

Alhamdulillah, the ramadan prayer timetable for 1438 AH (2017) is now available at our site: Alhabib – Coloring with Islam. The ramadan salat times include imsaak times ten minutes before the Fajr salat times. The page includes options to view the ramadan prayer timetable online or download it as PDF and Excel file. This provides … Read moreRamadan Prayer Timetable for 1438 AH (2017) is Available

Photos: Hilaal (Crescent Moon) of Sha’ban 1438 AH

The photo of the crescent moon (hilaal) of 1 Sha'ban 1438 AH taken from Sukabumi, West Java, Indonesia on 27 April 2017.

The first crescent moon (hilaal) of Sha’ban 1438 AH has been sighted in several places from Australia and Indonesia. I myself, saw the thin crescent of 1 Sha’ban 1438 AH from Perth, Australia on the evening of 27 April 2017. Below are collection of the hilaal photos of Sha’ban 1438 AH taken from other places. … Read morePhotos: Hilaal (Crescent Moon) of Sha’ban 1438 AH

When Rajab 1438 AH (2017 CE) Starts?

Crescent visibility map on Tuesday, 28 March 2017. Only those in North and South America could see the crescent moon of Rajab 1438 AH easily.

The month of Rajab 1438 AH will be in the islamic lunation number 17,251 with moon conjunction time on Tuesday, 28 March 2017 at 2:57 UTC. The crescent moon of Rajab 1438 AH should be easily visible by naked eye for people in the American continent. Those in Africa may need optical aids to see … Read moreWhen Rajab 1438 AH (2017 CE) Starts?

The Life Span of Muslim Ummah is 1500 Years. Is it True?

Several people have expressed the same question regarding the life-span of Muslim Ummah. They wanted to know whether it is true that the muslim ummah will only reach 1500 years of age. Below is an answer to such question that I took from islamqa.info site. It address the authenticity of the hadith that mention about … Read moreThe Life Span of Muslim Ummah is 1500 Years. Is it True?

Yearly Prayer Timetable Generator Available at Alhabib

Alhamdulillah, today we have published a new service at our main website that enables visitors to create their own Prayer Timetable. Currently, it is available for yearly basis. The service will calculate salat times for a given location or cities in the world. It tries to determine the exact geographical coordinates using Google Map service … Read moreYearly Prayer Timetable Generator Available at Alhabib