Which Surah of Quran doesn’t start with Bismillah?

Surah Taubah  is the only Surah in the Qur’an that does not have Bismillah written at the beginning. Reason why Surah Taubah doesn’t start with Bismillah? Sayyidina Abdullah bin Abbas RA once asked Sayyidina Uthman RA, “Why is it that you have arranged Surah Anfal, which is from the Mathani (those Surahs that have less than a hundred verses) before […]

Who was the blind Sahabi of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)

RThe blind sahabi of Rasul Allah Sallalahu alaihe wa sallam was Abdullah ibn Umm Maktoum. He was the son of Qays ibn Sayd and Aatikah bint Abdullah. He was blind by birth and hence his mother was called Umm Maktoum (Mother of the concealed one). Ibn Umm-Maktum was a cousin of Khadijah bint Khwaylid, the Prophet’s first wife. Although […]

Returning Inheritance after death of husband?

The widow in reference is entitled to her full share as stipulated by Allaah Ta’aala, i.e. 1/8 of the entire estate. She is entitled to this even if she gets married to someone else after her ‘iddah. In the case that she gets married again, and this is her right and choice, she will not […]

How to remove background from image with Canva ?

There are many tools to remove the background from the image. The ability to remove the background from an image goes beyond cropping your friend out of an image for your social stream. You need Canva Pro for this. To remove your background with Canva, simply: Upload your own image or choose one from our […]

Can the husband take back gifts from his wife when divorcing?

No, Quran says, And it is not lawful for you [men] to take back anything from what you [may] have given them… (Al-Baqarah 2: 229) At another instance, the Qur’an says: And [even] if you have given one of your wives a heap1 [of gifts], do not take back anything of it. (Al-Nisaa 4: 20) Exception: The Qur’an […]