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Prayers from The Holy Quran;

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” And when My servants ask thee concerning Me, I am indeed close (to them):
I respond to the dua (prayer) of every suppliant when they calleth on Me “

[ Quran 2:186 ]

Our Lord! Grant us good in this world and good in the life to come and keep us safe from the torment of the Fire (2:201)

Our Lord! Bestow on us endurance and make our foothold sure and give us help against those who reject faith. (2:250)

Our Lord! Take us not to task if we forget or fall into error. (2:286)

Our Lord! Lay not upon us such a burden as You did lay upon those before us. (2:286)

Our Lord! Impose not on us that which we have not the strength to bear, grant us forgiveness and have mercy on us. You are our Protector. Help us against those who deny the truth. (2:286)

Our Lord! Let not our hearts deviate from the truth after selves, and unless You grant us forgiveness and bestow Your mercy upon us, we shall most certainly be lost! (7:23)

Our Lord! Place us not among the people who have been guilty of evildoing. (7:47)

Our Lord! Lay open the truth between us and our people, for You are the best of all to lay open the truth. (7:89)

Our Lord! Pour out on us patience and constancy, and make us die as those who have surrendered themselves unto You. (7:126)

Our Lord! Make us not a trial for the evildoing folk, and save as by Your mercy from people who deny the truth (10:85-86)

Our Lord! You truly know all that we may hide [in our hearts] as well as all that we bring into the open, for nothing whatever, be it on earth or in heaven, remains hidden from Allah (14:38)

Our Lord! Bestow on us mercy from Your presence and dispose of our affairs for us in the right way. (18:10) & (59:10)

Our Lord! In You we have placed our trust, and to You do we turn in repentance, for unto You is the end of all journeys. (60:4)

Our Lord! Perfect our light for us and forgive us our sins, for verily You have power over all things. (66:8)

Surah Al-An’am 6.162: Say (O Muhammad SAW): “Verily, my Salât (prayer), my sacrifice, my living, and my dying are for Allah, the Lord of the ‘Alamîn (mankind, jinns and all that exists). Our Lord! Perfect our light for us and forgive us our sins, for verily
You have power over all things. (66:8)

Surah Al-An’am 6.162: Say (O Muhammad SAW): “Verily, my Salât (prayer), my sacrifice, my living, and my dying are for Allah, the Lord of the ‘Alamîn (mankind, jinns and all that exists).

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4 Things

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The Holy Prophet Mohamed (Peace be upon him & his progeny) said:

1) Four things that make the body sick:
a) Excessive talk
b) Excessive sleep
c) Excessive eating and
d) Excessive sex.

2) Four things that destroys the body:
a) Worry
b) Sorrow (Sadness/Grief)
c) Hunger
d) Staying up late (in the night)

3) Four things that dry the face & take away its happiness:
a) Lying
b) Being disrespectful / impudent (insisting on something wrong knowingly)
c) Arguing without knowledge
d) Excessive immorality (doing something wrong without fear)

4) Four things that increases the wetness of face & its happiness:
a) Piety
b) Loyalty
c) Generosity (being kind)
d) To be helpful to others without he/she asking for that.

5) Four things that stop the Rizq (Sustenance)
a) Sleeping in the morning (from Fajr to Sunrise – an hour before and after sunrise)
b) Praying less
c) Laziness / Idleness< /SPAN>
d) Treachery / Dishonesty

6) Four things that bring / increase the Rizq (Sustenance).
a) Staying up in the night for prayers. (Getting up in mid or late night for prayers)
b) Excessive Repentance
c) Regular Charity
d) Dhikr (Remembrance of Allah / God).

The Holy Prophet (Peace be upon him & his progeny) also said to communicate
to others even if you listen one Verse (Ayah) & this one verse will stand on the day
of Judgment for intercession.

Jazak Allah Khairan (May Almighty Allah Give you the best)…

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Chronology of Events in the Life of Muhammad (PBUH)

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Hello All. Here is the list of events happened in the life of our beloved prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in chronological order. Kindly read and share with other Muslims so that we may have more awareness and knowledge about islam and prophet Muhammad (PBUH).

Contributed by: Dr. Rasheed S. Aazzam
Brief Description of the Event Approximate Date Age of the Holy Prophet according to Lunar Calendar Approximate Gregorian and Hijra dates BH=Before Hijra AH=After Hijr
The Holy Prophet of Islam, Muhammad, peace be upon him, born an orphan His father Abdullah, may Allah be pleased with him, had died a few months before the birth of his son. 0 years 9 or 12 Rabi-ul-Awwal 52 or 53 BH April 570 or 571 AD

Hadrat Halima Sadiyya, may Allah be pleased with her, appointed wet nurse. 8 days

Return to Mecca under the care of his mother 6 Years 46 BH 577 AD

Mother, Hadrat Amina, may Allah be pleased with her, passes away 6 Years 46 BH 577 AD

Grandfather, Hadrat Abdul-Muttalib, may Allah be pleased with him, died 8 Years 44 BH 579 AD

First visit to Syria with a trading caravan 12 years 40 BH, 583 AD 12 Years 40 BH 583 AD

Pledge of Fudul to help the needy and the oppressed 15 Years 37 BH 586 AD

Second journey to Syria for trade as an agent of Hadrat Khadija, may Allah be pleased with her 25 Years 28 BH 595 AD

Marriage with Hadrat Khadija, may Allah be pleased with her 25 Years 28 BH 595 AD

Birth of a son, Hadrat Qasim (may Allah be pleased with him) 28 Years 25 BH 598 AD

Birth of his daughter, Hadrat Zainab, may Allah be pleased with her 30 Years 23 BH 600 AD

Birth of his daughter, Hadrat Ruqayya, may Allah be pleased with her 33 Years 20 BH 603 AD

Birth of his daughter, Hadrat Um-e-Kalthum, may Allah be pleased with her 34 years 19 BH 604 AD

Renovation of Ka’aba and the placement of Hajr-e-Aswad (Black Stone) 35 years 18 BH 605 AD

Birth of his daughter, Hadrat Fatima, may Allah be pleased with her 35 years 18 BH605 AD

Hadrat Jibrail bought the First Revelation in the Cave of Hira 40 Year 12 BH 610 AD

Revelation of the Holy Quran continues, Ministry of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) is established. Hadrat Khadija (the wife), Hadrat Abu Bakr (the best friend), Hadrat Ali (the dearest cousin) and Hadrat Zaid (a freed slave and adopted son), may Allah be pleased with them all, accept Islam 40 Years 6 months Friday18 Ramadan 12 BH 14 August 610 AD

Open invitation to the people of Mecca to join Islam under Allah’s command 43 Years 9 BH 614 AD

A group of Muslims emigrates to Abyssinia 46 Years 7 BH 615 AD

Blockade of Shi’b Abi-Talib 46 Years 7 BH 30 September 615 AD

Hadrat Hamza (paternal uncle) and Hadrat Umar, may Allah be pleased with them, accept Islam 46 Years 6 BH 616 AD

Hadrat Abu Talib, (beloved uncle and guardian) and only a few days later, Hadrat Khadija, the most beloved wife, may Allah be pleased with them, passed away 49 Years Ramadan 3 BH January 619 AD

Marriage with Hadrat Sau’da, may Allah be pleased with her 49 Years 3 BH 619 AD

Marriage with Hadrat Aisha, may Allah be pleased with her 49 Years 3 BH 619 AD

Journey to Ta’if, about 40 miles from Mecca, for calling the citizens of Ta’if to Islam 49 Years 3 BH 619 AD

Journey of Mi’raj. Five daily prayers made obligatory for Muslims 50 Years 27 Rajab 2 BH 8 March 620 AD

Deputation from Medina accepts Islam 50 Years 2 BH 620 AD

First Pledge of ‘Aq’ba’ 52 Years Dhul Haj, 1 BH 621 AD

Second Pledge of ‘Aq’ba 52 Years 3 months BH June 622 AD

Hijra (migration) from Mecca to the cave of Thaur 52 Years Friday 27 Safar 10 September 622

Emigration to Medina begins 52 Years Monday 1 Rabi-ul-Awwal 13 September 622 AD

Arrival at Medina after the first Friday Prayer at Quba’s Mosque 53 Years 12 Rabi-ul-Awwal 1st year AH 24 September 622 AD

Construction of the Holy Prophet’s Mosque at Medina. Hadrat Bilal’s call for Prayer (Adhan) 53 Years 1st year AH 622 AD

Brotherhood pacts between Ansar (Muslims from Medina) and Muhajirin (immigrants from Mecca) 53 Years 1st year AH 622 AD

Treaty with Jews of Medina 53 Years 1st year AH

Permission to fight in self-defense is granted by Allah 53 Years 12 Safar 2 AH 14 August 623 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Waddan 53 Years 29 Safar 2 AH 31 August 623

Ghazwa (Battle) of Safwan 54 Years 2 AH 623 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) Dul-‘Ashir 54 Years 2 AH 623 AD

Hadrat Salman Farsi, may Allah be pleased with him, accepts Islam 54 Years 2 AH 624 AD

Revelation and change of Qibla (direction to face for Formal Prayers, Salat) towards Ka’ba Fasting in the month of Ramadan becomes obligatory 54 Years Sha’abn 2 AH February 624 A

Ghazwa (Battle) of Badr 54 Years 12-17 Ramadan 2 AH March 8-13, 624 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Bani Salim 54 Years 25 Ramadan 2 AH 21 March 524 AD

Initiation of Eid-ul-Fitr and Zakat-ul-Fitr (Alms at the Eid-ul-Fitr). 54 Years 28 Ramadan / 1 Shawwal 2 AH 24/25 March 624 AD

Zakat becomes obligatory for Muslims 54 Years Shawwal 2 AH April 624 AD

Nikah and Marriage ceremony of Hadrat Fatima, may Allah be pleased with her 54 Years Shawwal 2 AH April 624 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Bani Qainuqa’ 54 Years 15 Shawwal 2 AH 10 April 624 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Sawiq 54 Years 5 Dhul-Haj 2 AH 29 May 624 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Ghatfan 54 Years Muharram 3 AH July 624 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Bahran 55 Years Rabi-us-Sani 3 AH October 624 AD

Marriage with Hadrat Hafsa, may Allah be pleased with her 55 Years Shaban 3 AH January 625 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Uhad 55 Years 6 Shawwal 3 AH 22 March 625

Ghazwa (Battle) of Humra-ul-Asad 55 Years 8 Shawwal 3 AH 24 March 625 AD

Marriage with Hadrat Zainab Bint Khazima, may Allah be pleased with her 55 Years Dhul-Haj 3 AH May 625 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Banu Nudair 56 Years Rabi-ul-Awwal 4 AH August 625 AD

Prohibition of Drinking in Islam 56 Years Rabi-ul-Awwal 4 AH August 625 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Dhatur-Riqa 56 Years Jamadi-ul-Awwal 4 AH October 625 AD

Marriage with Hadrat Um-e-Salma, may Allah be pleased with her 56 Years Shawwal 4 AH March 626 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Badru-Ukhra 56 Years Dhi Qad 4 AH April 626

Ghazwa (Battle) of Dumatul-Jandal 57 Years 25 Rabi-ul-Awwal 5 AH

Ghazwa (Battle) of Banu Mustalaq Nikah with Hadrat Jawariya bint Harith, may Allah be pleased with her 57 Years 3 Shaban 5 AH 28 December 626 AD

Marriage with Hadrat Zainab bint Hajash, may Allah be pleased with her 57 Years Shawwal 5 AH February 627 AD

Revelation for Hijab, rules of modesty 57 Years 1 Dhi Qa’d 5 AH 24 March 627 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Ahzab or Khandaq (Ditch) 57 Years 8 Dhi Qa’d 5 AH 31 March 627 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Bani Quraiza 57 Years Dhul-Haj 5 AH April 627 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Bani Lahyan 57 Years 1 Rabi-ul-Awwal 6A H 21 July 627 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Dhi Qard or Ghaiba 58 Years Rabi-ul-Akhar 6 AH August 627 AD

Treaty of Hudaibiyya 58 Years 1 Dhi Qa’d 6 AH 13 March 628 AD

Prohibition of Marriage with non-believers 58 Years Dhi Qa’d 6 AH March 628 AD

Marriage with Hadrat Habiba, may Allah be pleased with her 58 Years Dhul-Haj 6 AH April 628 AD

Invitation sent to various rulers to accept Islam 58 Years 1 Muharram 7AH May 628 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Khaibar Return of Muslims from Abyssinia. Marriage with Hadrat Safiyya, may Allah be pleased with her. Ghazwa (Battle) of Wadiyul-Qura and Taim. 58 Years Muharram 7 AH June 628 AD

Performance of Umra (Umratul-Qada) Marriage with Hadrat Maimuna, may Allah be pleased with her 59 Years Dhi Qa’d 7 AH March 629 AD

Hadrat Khalid bin Walid and Hadrat Umar bin Al-‘Aas, may Allah be pleased with both, accept Islam 60 Years Safar 8 AH June 629 AD

Ghazwa of Muta 60 Years Jamadi-ul-Awwal 8 AH August 629 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Mecca and Fall of Mecca 60 Years 10 Ramadan 8 AH 1 January 630 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Hunain (or Autas or Hawazan) and Ghazwa (Battle) of br>Ta’if 60 Years Shawwal 8 AH January 630 AD

Arrival in Ja’rana Deputation from Hawazan accepts Islam 60 Years 5 Dhi Qa’d 8 AH 24 February 630 AD

Regular establishment of Department of Zakat (Alms) and Sadaqa (Charity), and appointment of administrative officers 60 Years Muharram, 9 AH April 630 AD

Deputation from Ghadra accepts Islam 60 Years Safar 9 AH May 630 AD

Deputation from Balli accepts Islam 61 Years Rabi-ul-Awwal, 9 AH June 630 AD

Ummul-Muminin Hadrat Mariya, may Allah be pleased with her, gave birth to a son, Hadrat Ibrahim, may Allah be pleased with him 61 Years Jamadi-ul-Akhar, 9 AH August 630 AD

Ghazwa (Battle) of Tabuk, the last great battle lead by the Holy Prophet, peace be upon him 61 Years Rajab, 9AH October 630 AD

Ordinance of Jizya, tax on non-believers seeking protection from Muslims and exemption from military service in defense of the country they were living in as its citizens 61 Years Rajab 9 AHOctober 630 AD

Pilgrimage journey of Hadrat Abu Bakr Siddique, may Allah be pleased with him 61 Years Dhi Qa’d, 9 AHFebruary 631 AD

Hajj (pilgrimage of Ka’ba in Mecca) made Obligatory by Allah Interest is prohibited in Islam 61 Years Deputation Tai, Hamadan, Bani Asad and Bani Abbas, all accept Islam

Deputation from Ghuttan accepts Islam 62 Years Ramadan, 10AH 631 AD

Departure from Medina for Mecca for Hajjatul-Wida (Farewell Pilgrimage) 62 Years 25 Dhi Qa’d 10 AH 23 February 632 AD

Entry into Mecca for Hajjatul-Wida (Farewell Pilgrimage) 62 Years 4 Dhul-Haj 10 AH 1 March 632 AD

Hajjatul-Wida, departure for ‘Arafat, Farewell Sermon Received the last revelation from Allah 62 Years Friday 9 Dhul Hajj 10 AH 6 March 632 AD

Return from Mana, Hajjatul-Wida 62 Years 13 Dhul-Hajj 10 AH 10 March 632 AD

Arrival of deputations from Nakha’ Last deputation received by the Holy Prophet, peace be upon him 62 Years 15 Muharram 11 AH 11 April 632 AD

Sarya Usama bin Zaid, may Allah be pleased with him, last successful military mission during the Holy Prophet’s life 62 Years 28 Safar 11 AH 24 May 632 AD

The Holy Prophet, peace be upon him, falls ill 62 Years Monday 29 Safar 11 AH 25 May 632 AD

The Holy Prophet, peace be upon him, lead the last Salat four days before his departure from this world 62 Years Wednesday 8 Rabi-ul-Awwal 11 AH 3 June 632 AD

The Holy Prophet, peace be upon him, offered his last Prayer in
congregation in the Mosque lead by Hadrat Abu Bakr, may Allah be
pleased with him
63 Years Monday 12 Rabi-ul-Awwal 11 AH 7 June 632 AD

The Holy Prophet, peace be upon him, passed away 63 Years Inna lillahe wa inna elaihe rajioon

Janaza (funeral) Prayer and burial 63 Years Wednesday 14 Rabi-ul-Awwal 11 AH 9 June 632 AD