RESOURCES FOR THE MONTH OF RAMADAN

Nasheeds For Ramadan

Selected Online Resources on the Month of Ramadān

I - Welcoming the Holy Month
  1. Supplication for the coming of the month of Ramadan
    Dua No. 44 from Sahīfa Sajjādiyya of Imam Zaynul ‘Abidīn
    Reciter: Hussein Gharib
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ogc5NTzL8LM
  2. Khutba of the Holy Prophet (s) to welcome the month of Ramadān.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PWglpBmx4Zc
II - Du'as
  1. Short Du‘ās for the nights of the month of Ramadān
    1. Yā Aliyyu Yā Azīm (Du‘ā No. 1 in A Manual of Ramadhan Devotions by Tayyiba Publishers)
      Arabic recitation and English subtitles
      Reciter: Hussein al-Aryan
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z3pWHz9YXu0
    2. Du‘ās for the nights of Ramadān.
      Allahumma bi rahmatika fīs salihīna fa adkhilna…
      Allahumma innī as’aluka fī mā taqdī wa tuqaddir…
      (Du‘ā No. 5 and no. 6 in A Manual of Ramadhan Devotions by Tayyiba Publishers)
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=105EyeLHMkE&feature=related 
  2. Du‘ā al-Iftitah
    1. Arabic and English text
      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFVqvewgnM0
    2. Gujrati Recitation
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ppFCbGvpq1Y
  3. Du‘ā Bahā at the time of Suhūr.
    Arabic and English text, Reciter: Abu Thar
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qcNB9sqA4Ks
  4. Du‘ā Abū Hamza Thumālī
    Arabic and English text
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z3kmLI9FyW0
  5. Du‘ā Jawshan Kabeer
    Arabic and English text
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lGmKRONAO8I
  6. Du‘ā to bid farewell to the month of Ramadān
    Du‘ā No. 45 from Sahīfa Sajjādiyya from Imam Zaynul ‘Ābidīn (a)
    Arabic recitation, English subtitles.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0y-_NNbYG2g
  7. Farewell To The Month of Ramadan  – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hcOjNcgiya0
III - Tahajjud/Layl/Shab prayers
IV - Laylatul Qadr
  1. A‘māl of the 19th night
    Du‘ā Kumayl, Du‘ā Iftitah and the A‘māl.  Arabic and English text .
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5SNKf2oe538
  2. Sūrahs recommended for the 23rd night – Arabic recitation, Arabic and English text:
    1. Sūrah al-‘Ankabūt. Reciter: Shaikh Ahmad al-Ajmy
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6TBRR6fzSGQ&feature=related
    2. Sūrah al-Rūm . Reciter: Sheikh Salah Bukhatir
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkmSnp-45l8&list=PL08036619AEEDCC4A&index=3&feature=plpp_video
    3. Sūrah al-Dukhān . Reciter: Shaikh Saleh Talib
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPn26lqL7iU&list=PL08036619AEEDCC4A&index=6&feature=plpp_video
  3. Munājāt of Imam Ali (a)
    Arabic and English text
    Reciter:  Sadiq Ahangaran
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PkIGapSXnAc
V - Resources For Children
  1. Ramadān Joy – A creative companion
    Many fun-filled projects for kids; crafts, recipes, ideas. . .
    http://ramadanjoy.com
  2. Ramadān Bulletin Board
    http://islamicbulletinboards.wordpress.com/2010/08/10/ramadan-bulletin-board-from-ibb/
  3. Books for Ramadān*
    http://muslimkidsbooks.wordpress.com/2010/08/04/books-about-ramadan-for-kids-and-teens/
  4. Ramadān song with Zaky; 3 mins 26 sec
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KgGtt-BmVx4&feature=related
  5. Kids Cartoon: The Story of the Ramadān Lantern (fictional read aloud)
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Hdx36hNTJ8
  6. Lessons on the month of Ramadān
    http://www.al-islam.org/gallery/kids/Books/lessons/
  7. Ramadān Fun Activities
    http://ourseeds.tripod.com/activities.html