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The Kids Corner

Q: 1. Is it OK to fast without Suhur (night meal)?

A: Yes, it is OK to fast without Suhur (night meal).

Q: 2. Is it OK for a Muslim to fast on the first day of Eid-ul-Fitr?

A: No, it is not OK for a Muslim to fast on the day of Eid-ul-Fitr.

Q: 3. Is the Eid-ul-Fitr Salah fard (obligatory) or sunnah (voluntary)?

A: The Eid-ul-Fitr Salah is sunnah (voluntary) and not fard (obligatory).

Q: 4. How does a non-Muslim become a Muslim?

A: By declaring the Shahadah (the first Kalimah - "I bear witness that there is no one worthy of worship except The Almighty, and that Mohammed is His servant and Messenger") a non-Muslim becomes a Muslim.

Q: 5. Who is the mother of Jesus (A.S.)?

A: Mary (Mariam) (A.S.) daughter of Prophet Imran is the mother of Jesus.

Q: 6. What is the name of the cave where the Qur'an was first revealed to the Holy Prophet (S.A.W.)?

A: The cave of 'Hira'.
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April 1991
Shawwal 1411
Eid Prayers
Letters to the Editor
Islamic World News
Qur'an and Science
The Kid's Corner
Cook's Corner
Islamic Vocabulary
Women in Islam
Islamic Dietary Laws
Teachings of the Prophet
Why I Embraced Islam
Eid Prayers and Zakat
The Prophet Hud
Stories of the Sahabah