Monday 2 Shawwal 1441 on May 25, 2020

Significance of the six days of Shawwal

Abu Ayyub Al-Ansari relates that Allah’s Messenger (peace be upon him) says: “Whoever fasts the month of Ramadan and then follows it with six days of fasting in the month of Shawwal, it will be as if he had fasted the year through.” (Sahih Muslim, 1163)


Muslims around the world will celebrate the Eid al-Fitr festival today Tuesday June 4, 2019.
Eid al-Fitr means “festival of breaking the fast” and marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. It is celebrated for three days, and on the morning of the first day, Muslims gather for prayer.

The virtue of voluntary Night Prayer in Ramadan and Its rulings

It was narrated on the authority of Abu Hurayrah, may Allah be pleased with him, that the Prophet, sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallam ( may Allaah exalt his mention ), said: "Whoever stands (in voluntary payers on the nights of) Ramadan out of faith and hoping for reward from Allah, his past sins will be forgiven." [Al-Bukhari] This Hadeeth means that when the Muslim performs voluntary prayers at night during Ramadan while having faith that he

Common mistakes during fasting

Some seemingly innocent errors made by a fasting person can actually affect his fasting.

We will take a look at some of these mistakes in the hope of improving our fasting and to make it more perfect for the sake of Allah.

Not sniffing water during ablution

The Significance of Fasting

Fasting, is abstaining from eating, drinking and coitus from daybreak to sunset as a devotional ritual. Allah, the Almighty Says in the Noble Quran (what means):

The Night Prayer (Qiyam Al-Layl)

What is Qiyam Al-Layl?
Qiyam' means 'standing' and 'Qiyam al-Layl' means 'standing in night.' In the Islamic terminology, both terms refer to 'the voluntary night prayer, whose time extends from after 'Ishaa’ (evening) prayer until dawn.' Qiyam al-Layl is also known as Tahajjud.

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