Monthly Archives: July 2015

6 Tips for Building Steadfastness into your Character 

By Lina Rauf STEADFASTNESS (Istiqaamah) is commonly defined in the English language as remaining firm, committed, dedicated and constant. In terms of Islam the meaning is far deeper; in an Islamic context steadfastness or Istiqama means remaining firm on your Imaan … Continue reading

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Tooting Sunday circle Ramadhan Fundraiser 2015: Rohingya Emergency Appeal

Tooting Sunday Circle has been doing an annual fundraiser for various charities since 2012.  The Prophet (saw) said “The best charity is that which is given in Ramadhan” (Tirmidhi).  So we want to capitalise on this special month to give … Continue reading

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How Can I Remain Steadfast Through Difficulties?

Guest Post “Do people think that they will be left to say ‘we believe’ and they will not be tested? But we have definitely tested those before them, and Allah will surely make evident those who are truthful, and He … Continue reading

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Ramadhan in History: The Battle of Badr, Lessons for Today

Originally posted on The Sunday Circle Blog:
JUST a couple of days ago, it was the 17th day of Ramadhan 2013… …and over 1400 years ago, also on the 17th of Ramadhan 2 A.H. the Great Expedition of Badr –…

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