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August 27th, 2020

What Is Sadaqah Jariyah, Charity Ever-flowing?

What Is Sadaqah Jariyah, Charity Ever-flowing? We Answer This Common Question.

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August 20th, 2020

Why Muslims Should Support Mental Health Initiatives

The need for mental health services within the Muslim community is more significant than ever. Learn what we are doing for mental health.

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August 6th, 2020

How the Beirut Blast Pushes Lebanon Over the Humanitarian Brink

How the Beirut Blast Pushes Lebanon Over the Humanitarian Brink? We outline the humanitarian crises Lebanon now faces.

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July 20th, 2020

From the Field: A Qurbani Story

Sheerin Banu heard about our Udhiyah (Qurbani) program through her neighbor. She became one of our beneficiaries. She shares her story.

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July 17th, 2020

How Do You Give Qurbani as a Married Couple?

Do you have questions about giving Qurbani or Udhiya as part of a married couple? We answer your questions here.

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July 16th, 2020

What Is the Day of ‘Arafah and Why Is it Important?

The Day of ‘Arafah is also called the Day of the Standing. It is significant because it is one the holiest days of the Islamic year. Fasting on this day atones for all sins of the preceding and coming year.

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July 15th, 2020

Are Muslims Obligated to Offer the Qurbani Sacrifice (Uḍḥiyah)?

Are Muslims Obligated to Offer the Qurbani Sacrifice (Uḍḥiyah)? We Answer This Common Question.

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July 10th, 2020

Why Is the Qurbani Sacrifice Important in Islam

Why Is the Qurbani Sacrifice Important in Islam? We Answer This Common Question.

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July 7th, 2020

What Is the Qurbani Sacrifice?

What Is the Qurbani Sacrifice? It is a tradition to the honor the Prophet Abraham in Islam. Learn more about qurbani here.

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July 1st, 2020

What Makes a Nonprofit Organization Zakat Eligible?

What makes a nonprofit organization Zakat eligible? We Answer This Common Question.

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June 25th, 2020

Is Zakat Owed on 401(k) Plans and Individual Retirement Accounts IRA?

Is Zakat Owed on 401(k) Plans and Individual Retirement Accounts? We Answer This Common Question.

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June 19th, 2020

What Are the Valid Exemptions for Not Fasting?

What are the valid exemptions for not fasting? We answer this common question about when you don’t have to fast.