The world of technology offers smart solutions to make religious lives of Muslims easier and more efficient. In this article you’ll find the most interesting and useful apps for faithful Muslims.
1. Bismillah - google play
In the name of God, the Merciful, the Benevolent. For fourteen centuries these words have been on the lips of Muslims when they start every act. Now with a push of a button, these holy words can ring out for all to hear.
2. iPray – prayer timings - google play
This ultimate tool won’t let you miss the next prayer time regardless of your location. Settings allow adjustment to timezones, calendar corrections and prayer calculation methods. The app also includes a notification feature which can send you a reminder.
Available both for iOS and android, this smart app indicates you the Prayer timing, the Mosques near you and the Qibla direction wherever you are.
4. iQuran Lite - on google play
The app lets you read the Holy Quran in Arabic alongside its translation. It also features a full set of audio recitation files. In addition iQuran offers repeat functions, bookmarks, tags, search, excellent navigational controls and much more.
5. Zabihah - on google play
With a help of this app users can immediately locate halal restaurants, mosques, and markets in their area or anywhere in the world. Hundreds of new listings, reviews, and updates are contributed each week. This app is perfect for travelers.
6. The Hajj and Umra package - google play
The pilgrimage to Mecca used to be a journey full of danger and hardship. In a modern world the hajj and umra holiday packages are available. They’ll make you enjoy your pilgrimage and concentrate on more sublimated things than transportation, visa issues etc.
Instead of using the traditional prayer beads (subha), this app allows you to experience a virtual platform with this electronic subha. It offers an intuitive interface for doing tasbeeh while keeping track of their counts.