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What Is the Sunnah in Regards to Receiving a Newborn Baby?

Answered by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil Question: Assalam aleykum, I am expecting my first child with my wife. Is there anything in the sunnah we need to do leading up to the birth of the baby next month? What do we do when the baby arrives and the days coming after the birth of the […]

Is It Permissible for a Man to Watch His Wife Give Birth?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Assalam aleykum Is it permissible for a man to watch his wife give birth? Answer: assalamu alaykum It is permitted for a husband to watch his wife give birth. Doing so with the intention of supporting one’s wife through the process and witnessing the blessing of birth would make […]

You Don’t Have To Be In Madinah For The Prophet To Hear You, by Shaykh Faid Said

Whether you are in Madinah or in a far corner of China, there is no inherent barrier between you and Allah’s beloved messenger, Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him. As Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said explains, this is a promise from Allah Himself. Bismillah-ir Rahman-ir Raheem Allah, the Most High, said in Surah Al-Ahzab (56): […]

The Blessing of a Muslim Doula

“Doula” is an ancient Greek word meaning “a woman who serves”. Three days of conversing with women of different faiths and nationalities, left me, a mom of seven, inspired and ready to help women in their pregnancy and birthing experience as a Muslim doula. And it all started with one blessed experience. Over the summer, […]

Salawat – If You Love It, This Is For You

“Intensely Beautiful” Salawat This brief montage of video clips on sending salawat on the Prophet, peace be upon him, has been described as “intensely beautiful” by Youtube users. Shaykh Ahmad Saad on reciting Surah Yusuf, verse 88 before starting salawat; Shaykh Yahya Rhodus on how to use your imagination while reciting salutations upon the Prophet; […]

Rabi-al-Awwal – Love and Praise The Beloved!

The blessed month of Rabi-al-Awwal is upon us once again. Celebrate and be joyous with SeekersHub: Commemorating the Beloved Messenger Muhammad Winter’s Spring – The Miracles of Rabi al-Awwal Why Is the Prophet’s Character Described as Being Tremendous? Is the Claim That There is “Blatant Shirk” in the Qasida Burda of Imam Busiri True? Video – […]