Fasting Archive

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 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

Types of Fasting in Islam Apart from Ramadan

The month of Ramadan is devoted to fasting. It is a month of obligatory fasting. Like Shahada, Salat, Zakat, and Hajj, Fasting is one of five pillars of Islam. Fasting is an incredible act of worship that is very much loved by Allah SWT. It is obligatory for each Muslim, who is an adult and