Islamic Knowledge Archive

Some Facts & Traditions about the Holy Month of Ramadan

The Holy Month of Ramadan is much more than a fasting period: it is a holy month rooted in culture, faith and history. Across the globe, Muslims mark this time with spiritual celebrations that are particular to their region and passed on through generations. Ramadan fast is one of the most important beliefs of Islam

Preparations for the Month of Ramadan Before its Arrival

Ramadan is one of the most blessed & awaited months of the Islamic calendar. This holy month is full of blessings and mercy that Allah Almighty showers on Muslims. Companions of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) start preparing before the arrival of this holy month. We should also try to prepare ourselves for the start of the

Importance of Ramadan from Quran & Sunnah

Ramadan is the 9th month of the Islamic lunar calendar. Ramadan is the month of countless blessings in which fasting is obligatory on every Muslim. The month of Ramadan holds great importance in the life of Muslims. Fasting during the holy month of Ramadan is one of the five pillars of Islam, which also include prayer and

Significance of Fasting in the Month of Shaban

The Islamic lunar calendar consists of twelve months. Each month of the Islamic calendar has its religious as well as historical significance, however, there are a few months that hold a superior stature compared to other months and because of this they are given more value and respect by the Muslims. One of such months

Prayers & Duas for 15th Shaban- Shab e Barat

Shaban is the 8th month of the Islamic calendar. Shab e Barat is one of the most celebrated events of Islamic calendar in the month of Shaban. Shab e Barat is the night of 15th of Shaban when Muslims indulge in prayers, ask Duas and praise Allah Almighty. A majority of Muslims considers the night of 15th of

Importance of the Month of Shaban in Islam

The Holy Month of Shaban is the 8th month of Islamic calendar and is one of the fourth sacred months for which we find particular instructions in the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Shaban is the 2nd month of worship in command to make arrangements for the blessed and magnificent month of Ramadan. The Muslims have come to

Miracle of Isra Night 27th Rajab-Shab-e-Miraj

Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) is the last prophet of Allah Almighty. There are so many miracles which took place in the life of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) one of them which is most renowned is the miracle of the Isra night. It is the miracle where Prophet Muhammad (SAW) escalated to heaven at night and met

Significance of Shab-e-Miraj in the Light of Surah Al-Isra

Shab-e-Miraj or Isra Night observed in the Holy Month of Rajab by Muslims all over the world. Every year on the night of 26thof Rajab according to the Islamic calendar, Muslims observe Shab-e-Miraj (Isra Night) in which the Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) went on a special journey to meet the Creator of this Universe Allah

Events Occurred in the Month of Rajab & Their Importance in Islam

Rajab is the 7th month of the Islamic Calendar. Rajab is one of the four sacred months of Islam. It is stated in the hadith: “The year is of twelve months, out of which four months are sacred: Three are in succession Dhul-Qa’ da, Dhul-Hijja and Muharram, and (the fourth is) Rajab…” (Bukhari) Fasting is one

Significance of Fasting in the Month of Rajab

Rajab is one of the four sacred months of the Islamic calendar. Our beloved Prophet Muhammad (SAW) said: “Rajab is the month of Allah, Shaban is my month, and Ramadan is the month of my Ummah.” The merit of the month of Rajab is like the merit of the rest of the other sacred months. Allah Almighty says in the