Muharram: Start of the Islamic New Year
15th October was the start of the Islamic year 1437AH, marking the 1st day of Muharram. It is recommended to fast on the day preceding and on the 10th of Muharram, the day of Ashura Sat 24th Oct, or on Ashura and the day following
The Stone of Justice
A wonderful story from the past, plainly demonstrating the significance of social justice in Islam.
The Prophet (pbuh) said, "He who unfairly treats a non-Muslim who keeps a peace treaty with Muslims, or undermines his rights, or burdens him
beyond his capacity, or takes something from him without his consent; then I will be his opponent on the Day of Judgment' [Related in Abu Dawud]