“Diriliş: Ertuğrul”, motives behind The Famous TV Series on Islamic History

In the 13th century, there were small tribes under the command of Sultan Alladin of Rum.  The kayi tribe was the biggest and famous for its brave fighters. Ertuğrul Ghazi was the heroic champion fighter for the cause of Islam. He was the father of Osman – the founder of the Ottoman Empire. He was the son of Suleman Shah and the leader of the Kayi tribe of Turks. He traveled from eastern Iran to Anatolia to escape the Mongols, who were very powerful at that time under the command…

7 deeds you must do in the last Ashra of Ramadan

The last Ashra of Ramadan Gofrixty

The last Ashra of Ramadan is based on last 9 or 10 days of the Holy month Ramadan. As the Islamic calendar is based on the appearance of the Moon. So, after every 29 or 30 days, moon shows-up so the month of the Islamic calendar changes. Ramadan is the most pious month in which every Muslim is expected to leave the materialistic world for a one month and should come closer to ALLAH Almighty. In a sense to obey and observe obligations including Huqooq-ul-Allah (Salat, Fasting etc) and Huqooq-ul-Ibaad…

Three Ashra of Ramadan & Significance of the Last Ashra

Three Ashra of Ramadan designed for Gofrixty

Ramadan is the most pious month in the history of Islam. There are three Ashra of Ramadan (also written as Ramazan) called Mercy, fogginess, and Nijat (free from the hell). Ashra is actually an Arabic word, this means 10 days. Islamic months are based on the appearance of the moon. Every Islamic month start with the birth of a moon and end on its disappearance. There are used to be 29 or 30 days and nights in every Islamic month. Similarly, Ramadan is also based on 29 or 30 full…

Hazrat Umer (RA) – Biography of a second caliph of Islam

Hazrat Umer (RA) bin Khatab Biography

If we take a look on  Muslim history, many names come up that try to spread Islam with peace and prosperity. Among those names, the most highlighted name is of Hazrat Umer (RA) who was the second caliph of Muslims and Muslims enjoyed success and prosperity. Hazrat Umer (RA) was a great role model for every Muslim. His deeds are an ideal example for Muslims for every generation. Hazrat Umer RA was born non-Muslim but then with the grace of Allah, he accepted Islam which was the turning point for…

A Brief History of Karbala; Who is Hussain a.s?

Shrine of Hussain bin Ali (a.s) in Karbala, Iraq - History of Karbala

The History of Karbala The Islamic year follows the lunar calendar and starts with the month of Muharram, known as the month of sorrow and remembrance. The sacred month of Muharram carries great religious significance in Islamic history as it carries the History of Karbala. The cruelest of tragedies humanity has ever seen happened in this month, when the grandson of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (S), Imam Hussain Ibne Ali (A.S) was martyred in the battle of Karbala, on the 10th of Muharram in 680 AD. In the History of…