In the Name of Allah, The Beneficent, The Most Merciful

View this Online

RADIO ISLAM
(((Listen to us live worldwide)))

Tel: +27 11 854-7022 | Fax: +27 11 854-7024 | Studio: +27 11 854 1548
Email: newsletter@radioislam.co.za | Website: www.radioislam.co.za

For free Newsletter Subscriptions 'Sign up' here
________________________________________

NEWSLETTER

Thursday, 02 February 2017/04 Jumadal Ula 1438 AH

________________________________________

WhatsApp: Receive Radio Islam messages on WhatsApp. Kindly save this number to your contacts and WhatsApp your NAME and NUMBER to +27 79 500 0901

MAYYITS/FUNERALS

01-02-2017 - Mayyit of:Tasneem Hassen -VENUE: Corner Volta and Zembizi Crescent Ext 10 Lenasia - TIME: 09h00 - QABARSTAAN: Lenasia

click here for the latest funeral updates

May Allah (SWT) grant us and all the Marhoomeen Forgiveness and Jannatul Firdaus (Aameen)

SOME OF OUR LATEST UPDATES

AL-FIDAA FOUNDATION
Caring for Communities

www.alfidaa.co.za

CONTACT US: 12 Market Street, North End, Port Elizabeth
Tel: 041 484 1288 | Fax: 041 484 1214 | alfidaa@telkomsa.net | info@alfidaa.co.za

PERSONALITY
AASIYAH THE WIFE OF PHARAOH

We do not have a lot of information about the righteous woman Aasiyah bint Mazaahim, the wife of Pharaoh. All the details that have been narrated about her are from the Israa'eeliyyaat (stories from Jewish sources) and are not proven in any saheeh text as far as we know.

But it seems - and Allah knows best - that she was one of those who concealed their faith from Pharaoh, then her secret was found out. There follow some of the things that have been narrated about her, with some commentary:

Allah Ta'aala says: "And Allah has set forth an example for those who believe: the wife of Fir'awn (Pharaoh), when she said: 'My Lord! Build for me a home with You in Paradise, and save me from Fir'awn (Pharaoh) and his work, and save me from the people who are Zaalimoon (polytheists, wrongdoers and disbelievers in Allah)'"

[al-Tahreem 66:11]

Some Ulema are of the opinion that when She recited the Dua mentioned in the above Ayat, She immediately passed away, the veil between Jannat and earth was opened and She was lifted to Her abode in Jannat.

Abu Moosa al-Ash'ari Radiyallahu Anhu narrates that Nabi Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam said: "The men who attain perfection are many, but there are no woman who have attained perfection apart from Aasiyah the wife of Pharaoh and Maryam bint 'Imraan, and the superiority of 'Aa'ishah over all other women is like the superiority of thareed* over all other foods." (Narrated by al-Bukhaari, 3230; Muslim, 2431)

* Thareed - A type of food beloved to Nabi Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam.

Ibn 'Abbaas Radiyallahu Anhu said: Nabi Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam drew four lines on the ground, then he said, "Do you know what this is?" We said, "Allah and His Messenger know best." The Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said: "The best of the women of Paradise are Khadeejah bint Khuwaylid, Faatimah bint Muhammad, Aasiyah bint Mazaahim the wife of Pharaoh, and Maryam bint 'Imraan - may Allah be pleased with them." (Narrated by Ahmad, 2663. Classed as saheeh by al-Albaani in Saheeh al-Jaami', 1135)

Anas Radiyallahu Anhu narrates that Nabi Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam said: "Sufficient for you among the women of the world are Maryam the daughter of 'Imraan. Khadeejah bint Khuwaylid, Faatimah bint Muhammad and Aasiyah the wife of Pharaoh." (Narrated and classed as saheeh by al-Tirmidhi, 3878)

Al-Haafiz ibn Hajar said: Among the virtues of Aasiyah the wife of Pharaoh is that she chose death over royal privilege and torment in this world over the luxury in which she was living. And her insight concerning Moosa Alaihis Salaam was correct when she said "A comfort of the eye for me" [al-Qasas 28:9 - interpretation of the meaning].

Fath al-Baari, 6/448
And Allah knows best.

0% COMMISSION ON FOREX PURCHASES al Baraka Bank

Al-Baraka's Foreign Exchange gives you access to foreign currencies.

Are you planning to go for Haj, Umrah or travelling abroad on business or holiday, you may obtain your foreign currency from Al Baraka Bank

We offer:
- Foreign Banknotes at competitive rates, (US$, EURO €; POUND £; SAUDI RIYAL [when available]; AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR AUD; UNITED ARAB EMIRATES DIRHAM AED)
- Free traveller’s will

Kingsmead (Dbn) 031 364 9200; Overport (Dbn) 031 209 1003; Fordsburg 011 377 0000; Lenasia 011 852 6623; Laudium (Pta) 012 374 0041; Athlone (CT) 021 684 0000; Rosebank Bureau De Change 011 268 5891/2/3

Customer Service Centre - 0860 225 786 | www.albaraka.co.za

Your Partner Bank

Albaraka Bank Limited is an authorised Financial Services and Credit Provider. Reg. No. 1989/003295/06 NCRCP 14 FSP No. 4652

DISCLAIMER: Radio Islam does not guarantee the Shariah Compliance of any business, insurance or financial instituition whose services are advertised with us!!!
SALAAH TIMES
  Johannesburg Durban Port Elizabeth Cape Town
Sehri Ends 4:14am 3:52am 4:01am 4:29am
Fajr begins 4:19am 3:57am 4:06am 4:34am
Sunrise 5:43am 5:25am 5:39am 6:08am
Zawaal 12:22pm 12:10pm 12:32pm 13:00pm
Asr Shaafi 3:51pm 3:46pm 4:15pm 4:43pm
Asr Hanafi 5:02pm 4:55pm 5:23pm 5:51pm
Maghrib 7:03pm 6:57pm 7:23pm 7:54pm
Esha 8:24pm 8:22pm 8:51pm 9:08pm
STRANGE BUT TRUE
“If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing.”

~ Malcolm X ~

Al-Imdaad Foundation
NEWS

* Trump's ignorance won't save him from history lesson - There's a sense of horrified awe in witnessing the Trump tsunami unfolding in the US as the newly inaugurated president tears through his country's democratic traditions.

* Austria moves to ban full-face veil in public spaces - Austria's coalition government has announced plans to ban full-face veils in public and to restrict eastern European workers' access to the country's labour market.

* Fatalities soar among Afghan forces as government loses ground to Taliban: US watchdog - The death rate among Afghan security forces soared last year, as the Kabul government's overall control of the country dropped significantly.

* SASSA presents plans on future grant payment system - SASSA has been inundated with concerns regarding what happens after the current social grant payment contract with Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) expires at the end of March, SASSA said in a recent statement.

* Gerrie Nel rubbishes claims of creating parallel justice system - Advocate Gerrie Nel has dismissed claims that the establishment of a private prosecuting unit is an attempt to create a parallel justice system.

FINANCIALS
* Gold: $1 212.80 / ounce
* Platinum: $994.79/ounce
* Silver: R7.82 /g
* Oil: $ 55.70/barrel
* $: R13.50
* €: R14.56
* £: R16.93
* Saudi Riyal: R3.59
* Mahr Fatimi: R12 339.05 (1530.90 grams of Silver)
* Minimum Mahr: R 246.78 (30.618 grams of Silver)
* Zakaah Nisaab: R4935.62 (612.36 grams of Silver)
* Krugerrand: R17 108.92
* 24 carat gold: R525.80/g
* 22 carat gold: R482.08/g
* 18 carat gold: R394.30/g
* 14 carat gold: R306.97/g
* 09 carat gold: R198.74/g

As at (01/02/2017)
Ammanah
DISCLAIMER: Radio Islam does not guarantee the Shariah Compliance of any business, insurance or financial instituition whose services are advertised with us!!!
RECIPE
STEAK AND POTATO PIE

Ingredients:

500gr rump steak, finely cubed
1 tsp ghee
1 tsp garlic paste
1 tsp fresh red chillies
1 tsp salt
1 tsp chilli powder
1 tsp steak & chops spice
½ tsp lemon pepper
3 tbsp vinegar
1 tbsp mustard sauce
1 tbsp chilli sauce
1 tbsp mayonnaise
2 tomatoes, liquidized
2 med potatoes cut into small cubes
Puff pastry
2 egg yolks

Tip: Alternatively one can add cheese and red chutney for a cheesy flavour.

Method:
Cook on high heat for 5 minutes, reduce heat and cook on low until tender. Boil potatoes until cooked. Combine steak and potatoes. Grease a rectangular oven proof dish. Roll out pastry to fit the base and sides of dish. Spoon cooked steak and potato mixture over pastry. Roll out more pastry and cut a rectangle to fit the top of the pie. Place pastry over filling and press sides down with your thumb. Brush with egg yolks. Take a sharp knife and cut squares deep into the pastry. Sprinkle sesame seeds and bake in a pre heated oven of 180 degree until golden brown.

WhatsApp: Receive Radio Islam messages on WhatsApp. Kindly save this number to your contacts and WhatsApp your NAME and NUMBER to +27 79 500 0901

WEBLINKS
| Rentals || Jobs Seekers || Vacancies || Car Sales || Holiday Accomodation || Transport || Labour Law || Muslim Names || Masjids / Mosques in South Africa || Garage Sale || Community News || Donate || Library || Recipes || Podcasts |
THE SMILE

BIOLOGY REVISITED

When you breathe, you inspire. When you do not breathe, you expire.

Mushrooms always grow in damp places and so they look like umbrellas.

Dew is formed on leaves when the sun shines down on them and makes them perspire.

Please share with us your clean jokes... email to newsletter@radioislam.co.za

WhatsApp: Receive Radio Islam messages on WhatsApp. Kindly save this number to your contacts and WhatsApp your NAME and NUMBER to +27 79 500 0901

Share with us your poem; article; story; handy hint; joke and thoughts. Insha Allah! we will make good use of it. Email it to: newsletter@radioislam.co.za

DONATE TO RADIO ISLAM

DISCLAIMER

The information in or attached to this newsletter is for the use of the intended addressee. If you have received this email in error, please notify the sender immediately by using the reply facility in your e-mail software, and delete the message from your system. Any statements and/or opinion/advertisements in this email not related to this company's business is solely that of the advertiser and we do not take responsibility / endorse for such statements / advertisements or opinions.

VIRUS WARNING: Please note that this email message has been swept for the presence of computer viruses, however, the recipient should check this email and any attachments for viruses. The company does not accept any liability for any damage caused as a result of a virus transmitted by this email.