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  • Basbousa with Almonds

    Ingredients 2 1/4 cup water 1 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon lemon juice 3/4 cup almonds 1/2 cup butter 3/4 cup semolina Method 1) Bring water, sugar and lemon juice to a boil in a pan. 2) Simmer for a few minutes. 3) Chop the almonds finely and fry them in hot butter together with the semolina until they are golden. 4) Add the hot syrup.. More

  • Mutton Biryani - I

    Ingredients: 2 cups rice, basmati 1/2 teaspoon saffron threads 2 tablespoon boiling water, for saffron 1/4 cup butter 2 onion finely chopped 1-inch piece ginger fresh, peeled and chopped 1 teaspoon cumin grounded 1 tablespoon coriander seeds, ground 1 teaspoon cardamoms seeds, crushed 1 teaspoons peppercorns, coarsely ground 1 cinnamon.. More

  • Venezuelan Peppers with Shrimp

    Serving Size: 10 3 lb. Shrimp (16-20/lb.) 3 c Spanish olive oil 4 ea large red bell peppers * 8 ea cloves garlic ** 1 ea chili pepper seeded/minced 1 ea loaf French bread 1″ slices 1 x Feta cheese (optional) * Bell peppers should be seeded and cut into thin julienne strips. ** Garlic cloves should be peeled and cut into 1/4-inch.. More

  • Your Time During Ramadan

    Time is the essence of life, and man’s life is but the seconds and minutes he/she lives. Every hour we live through in this life takes us that much closer to our destiny in the Hereafter. Even though time is the most precious item in our lives (or at least it should be) and we should be guarding it with all the power we possess, it seems to be.. More

  • Chiker Cholay

    Ingredients: 2 cups chickpeas 1 level teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1/4 cup daal masoor 1/4 cup oil 1 medium onion finely chopped 1 teaspoon ginger fresh, peeled and chopped 1 teaspoon chili powder 1/4 teaspoon turmeric powder (haldi) 1 teaspoon coriander powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon garam masala 2 tablespoons coriander leaves chopped 1.. More

  • Fasting Women

    We are being approached by a month of mercy, forgiveness and salvation from Hell. It is the month of fasting, praying Qiyaam (the optional night prayer) and recitation of the Quran. It is a month during which rewards are multiplied and sins are expiated. It is a month that approaches us with all the immense mercy and abundant rewards that it includes... More

  • Introduction on Recipes

    Allah The Almighty Says (what means): {And remind, for indeed, the reminder benefits the believers.} [Quran 51:55] Acting upon this verse, we would like to remind our honorable Muslim brothers and sisters that one of the many bounties from Allah that necessitate showing (practical) gratitude and appreciation, is that of food which we desire and find.. More

  • The Concern of Deed’s Acceptance

    Needless to say, we owe our ability to perform righteous deeds to the Favor of Allah, The Most Exalted. Had Allah left us alone to depend on ourselves, we would have been inevitably doomed, because Satan is always attacking us hoping to misguide us. Allah Says (what means): - {(Satan) said (to Allah Almighty), do You see this one (Aadam) whom You.. More

  • The Gates of Paradise are Opened for You, Will You Enter? - II

    … Continued Advantages of abandoning sins Abandonment of sins and misdeeds lead to nothing other than sustaining valor, upholding honor, preserving one's integrity, maintaining one's property provided by Allah The Almighty to be the basis on which the interests of the world and the Hereafter depend. Among the other benefits of abandoning sins.. More

  • The Gates of Paradise are Opened for You, Will You Enter? - I

    "And the forerunners, the forerunners…" Join the procession and catch up with the caravan. Ride with us aboard the ship of salvation. Make your steps firm and quicken your pace, perchance you would be saved from destruction. From the time you get up from sleep, you are in battle with the devil, and in a clash with such evil companions.. More

  • O Soul, Ramadan Has Come!

    {The month of Ramadan [is that] in which was revealed the Quran, a guidance for the people and clear proofs of guidance and criterion.} [Quran 2:185] "When the first night of Ramadan comes, the devils and the rebellious Jinn are chained, the gates of Hell are closed till no gate thereof is open and the gates of Paradise are opened till no door.. More

  • Hasten to Forgiveness from Your Lord

    Allah The Almighty encourages His slaves to hasten and race to doing good as He Says (what means): • {And hasten to forgiveness from your Lord} [Quran 3:133] • {Race toward forgiveness from your Lord} [Quran 57:21] • {So race to [all that is] good} [Quran 2:148] • {So for this let the competitors compete} [Quran 83:26] •.. More

  • Benefits of Repentance

    When Allah The Almighty created Aadam, may Allaah exalt his mention, He decreed that he and his children are not infallible. The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, said: “Every son of Aadam makes mistakes, and the best of those who make mistakes are those who frequently repent.” [At-Tirmithi] [Al-Albaani: Hasan] Man will continue.. More

  • Speak Kindly to People – II

    The people most worthy of being treated with kindness and noble morals are one's parents, to whom Allah The Almighty enjoined dutifulness and kind treatment. This includes choosing good words when talking to them. Allah The Exalted Says (what means): {And your Lord has decreed that you not worship except Him, and to parents, good treatment. Whether.. More

  • Speak Kindly to People - I

    The blessed month of Ramadan is the month of generosity, charity and competing in doing good deeds whether verbal or practical. Among the verbal good deeds is speaking kind words that do not harm. It is known that the words uttered by man are recorded and preserved in a book; My Lord neither errs nor forgets. This fact was stated in the Quran in the.. More