Fasting

Fasting seven days in Rajab

Question

Is the following narration authentic?

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whosoever observes seven fasts in the month of Rajab, the seven doors of Hell will be closed for him.” (Shu’abul Iman)

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Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) sought the virtue of fasting on ‘Aashura

Question

Is this narration authentic?

عن عبيد الله بن أبي يزيد، سمع ابن عباس رضي الله عنهما، وسئل عن صيام يوم عاشوراء فقال: ما علمت أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم صام يوما يطلب فضله على الأيام إلا هذا اليوم ولا شهرا إلا هذا الشهر. يعني رمضان

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Opening one’s fast with honey

Question

Is this correct?

When breaking your fast, break it with honey. Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said: “Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) used to like sweet edible things and honey.”

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Allah Ta’ala glances upon the ummah on the first night of Ramadan

Question

I have come across this and it was quoted as a narration. Is this something found in Hadith?

“On the first night of Ramadan, Allah Ta’ala gazes upon all of humanity, His creation. If Allah Ta’ala gazes upon someone, He will never distance that person from His presence nor allow them to become lost in this life.”

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