Can you mention the reference and Arabic for this?
“Rajab is the month to sow the seeds. Sha’ban is the month to irrigate the crop and Ramadan is the month to reap the harvest.”
‘Allamah Ibn Rajab Al Hambali (rahimahullah) has cited this as the statement of Imam Abu Bakr Al Warraq Al Balkhi (rahimahullah).
(Lataiful Ma’arif, pg. 218, Al Maktabul Islami edition)
شهر رجب شهر الزرع و شهر شعبان شهر السقي للزرع و شهر رمضان شهر حصاد الزرع
And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.
Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala
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