All posts by Naima Shaikh

Naima Shaikh is a Pharmacy assistant by profession and an avid student of Islam. She has undertaken several Islamic courses at the university level, including ones in Quran, Seerah as well as Arabic. Naima is also the author of a children's activity book titled "Quranic Surahs: Fun and Easy Guide to the English Translation of the Names of the Quranic Surahs".

Reciting "Astaghfirullah": Seeking Allah's Forgiveness

Reciting “Astaghfirullah”: Seeking Allah’s Forgiveness

Astaghfar (or Istighfar) is the act of seeking forgiveness from Allah. The Arabic term “Astaghfirullah” means “I seek forgiveness from Allah.” Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) was al-Insan al-Kamil, the most virtuous...

/ July 19, 2017