With the coming of Ramadan, every Muslim has to prepare himself for that blessed month. This book tackles the most important issues that a Muslim has to be aware of before going on fasting. It tries to present the rulings of fasting as well as the spiritual objectives for which fasting was obligated. Take your time in going through this helpful book and we hope that we provided something that has been beneficial for you.
The month of Ramadan is one of the 12 months of the Islamic calendar. Allah Almighty says, “The number of months in the sight of Allah is twelve (in a year)—so ordained by Him the day He created the heavens and the earth” [At-Tauba, 36].
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Out of His Wisdom with His slaves, God the Almighty has singled some times and places out for greater estimation and veneration so that people will compete to seize their advantages and rewards, and make progress in their status with their Lord, Allah (Glory be to Him).
Hajj means going to Mecca to perform tawaf (circumambulating the Ka'bah) and the rest of the rites during the months of hajj in response to the command of Allah and seeking His pleasure.
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The E-Da`wah Committee in Kuwait is pleased to present this short publication which contains a collection of 10+ authentic Prophetic hadiths on the excellence of the month of Sha`ban and the importance of increasing good deeds such as fasting and remembrance of Allah following the footsteps of the Prophet (peace be upon him).