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5 reasons why every Muslim needs to learn Arabic

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The Imam clears his throat and begins

Bismillahi Ar Rahmani Rahim, Alhamdulilahi Rabil a’lameen

This is going to be a long night you think, as you start the first set of a 20 rakaat Taraweeh prayer. The mind games begin to unfold, the analysis of the carpet commences and you begin to follow on behind the Imam not understanding a word that is being uttered.

Does this situation sound familiar?

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How do I pay off my Student Loan? It seems impossible!

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So now what? We have just learned that delaying your HECs payments can incur riba (even more for those who already have one) but the question remains. How can we do this? How can we implement this ruling? This article is going to all about practicality, bithnillah.

First of all, we must change our mindset. Once we say that we can’t do something then automatically our minds shut down and no longer wishes to explore the possibilities.

Therefore, I request that before you begin reading this article, you say out loud to yourself (or in your head, if there are people around you :P)

“I will pay off all my HECs debt inshaAllah”

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