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WUDU: PURIFICATION OF THE MIND AND HEART

BY OYEWUNMI KAFAYATWudu (Ablution) is a form of cleansing performed before salat prayer as well as devotion on its own.The term wudu is an Arabic word that means "beauty" or "cleanliness." As a result, before beginning to pray, a person must first beautify his inner world and thoroughly cleanse his body.Ablution (wudu) helps in the worshiper's
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NIFAQ (HYPOCRISY): DARK SPOT OF THE SOUL

BY OYEWUNMI KAFAYAT Nifaq is an Arabic word, literally means hypocrisy, It means adopting a two-pronged policy, is an undesirable trait in which a person presents an outer appearance while acting in ways that are incompatible with his inner condition. For example, one may offer the impression of friendship and devotion while pretending to be
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TAWBAH: THE ACT OF REPENTANCE

                                                  BY OYEWUNMI.O.KAFAYAT Human beings have the tendency to forget things and commit sins over and over again. Allah has given us the power to repent by going to Him and praying for forgiveness. Our mountains of evil deeds pale in comparison to Allah's enormous ocean of mercy. Allah has promised
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PURITY (TAHARA) IN ISLAM

BY OYEWUNMI.O.KAFAYAT Tahara (purity) is an important component of Islam. It is accomplished by first purifying the body of physical impurities (such as urine) and then cleansing the body of ritual impurities using Wudu or Ghusl.Every Muslim is required to keep his or her soul, clothes, and surroundings clean, and this is considered one of the
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IBADAH: THE ACT OF WORSHIP IN ISLAM

BY OYEWUNMI.O. KAFAYAT The most essential attribute of the Holy Quran is that it is a fundamental source of guidance for humans in all aspects of life, as outlined by the Quran itself. The Quran gives man the way to ultimate success and reminds him of the major goal of his creation in this world, which is Ibadah, repeatedly over and over.
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THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF THE FIGS FRUIT IN ISLAM

BY OYEWUNMI .O. KAFAYAT Fig is one of the fruits mentioned in the Holy Quran and it has a lot of health benefits to humans. Ficus carica is the scientific name for fig, a species of small tree in the flowering plant family Moraceae. Native to the Mediterranean and western Asia, it has been cultivated since ancient times and is now widely grown
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THREE SOURCES OF ALL SINS

BY OYEWUNMI.O.KAFAYAT People can enter Hellfire through three doors: the door of doubts, which leads to hesitation in ALLAH's religion, the door of lusts, which leads to preferring desires over Allah's obedience, and the door of fury, which leads to aggression against HIS creation.The sources of every sin are three matters: arrogance which
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