Tag Archives: Islamic months

April, 2021

March, 2021

  • 26 March

    An unreliable recital for the 15th of Sha’ban

    Question Please verify the authenticity of this narration: “Whoever recites on the night of the 15th of Sha’ban a thousand times (Say Allah is one-Surah Ikhlas) in a hundred units of prayer he will not leave this world until Allah sends him in his sleep a hundred angels.”

  • 23 March

    Du’a on the 15th of Sha’ban

    Question Is there any du’a to be recited on the night of the 15th of Sha’ban?

  • 15 March

    Sha’ban, the month that people neglect

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Usamah ibn Zayd (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) reported: I said, “O Messenger of Allah, I do not see you fasting any month as much as you fast during Sha’ban.” The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “It is a month people neglect between the months of Rajab and Ramadan. It is a month in which the deeds …

  • 1 March

    Cities in the Hereafter reserved for those who fast in Rajab?

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? إن لله مدائن لا يدخلها إلا من صام رجب

February, 2021

  • 22 February

    Rajab is like the wind, Sha’ban like the clouds and Ramadan like the rain

    Question Can you mention the proper source and Arabic for this quote? The example of the month of Rajab is like the wind, Sha’ ban like clouds and Ramadan like the rain

  • 17 February

    The virtue of Rajab over the other months

    Question Please advise on the authenticity of this “The virtue of Rajab over the rest of the months as the virtue of the Quran over other words.”

  • 16 February

    A river in Jannah called ‘Rajab’?

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: إن في الجنة نهرًا يقال له: رجب, أشد بياضًا من اللَّبن, وأحلى من العسل, مَن صام يومًا من رجب، سقاه الله من ذلك النهر “Indeed, there is a river in Jannah that is called ‘Rajab’. It is whiter than milk and sweeter than honey. Whoever fasts a day …

August, 2020

  • 28 August

    An unreliable virtue of fasting on ‘Aashura

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever fasts on the day of ‘Aashura (10th of Muharram) will be granted the reward of ten thousand (10 000) angels.”

  • 26 August

    Fasting and giving charity on ‘Aashura

    Question ‘On the authority of Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Amr ibnul ‘As (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) that he said, “Whoever fasts ‘Ashura’ it is as if he has fasted the entire year. And whoever gives charity this day it is like the charity of an entire year.” (Ibn Rajab in Lataiful Ma’arif)

  • 24 August

    Charity on ‘Aashura

    Question One should ensure that he distributes charities on ‘Aashura, the 10th Muharram, because Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever gives charity on the 10th of Muharram will be rewarded for never ever rejecting a beggar.”

  • 21 August

    Writing ‘Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim’ on the first of Muharram

    Question Is this authentic? “Whoever, on the first of Muharram, writes down the entire ‘Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim’ on a piece of paper 113 times and keeps it with him, will be saved from all types of calamities and misfortunes

  • 7 August

    The virtue of a Friday during the first ten days of Dhul Hijjah

    Question Please can you verify this statement? Ibn Hajar (rahimahullah) said: “A Friday that occurs in the 10 days of Dhul Hijjah is more distinguished to any other Friday of the year.”