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Fasting in the path of Allah

Question

What is the virtue of fasting in the path of Allah Ta’ala?

 

Answer

Sayyiduna Abu Sa’id Khudry (radiyallahu’anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said:

‘Whoever fasts for one day in the path of Allah, will be distanced from Jahannam as far as a 70 year [journey].’

(Sahih Bukhari, Hadith: 2840)

 

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best,

 

Answered by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

 

Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar