Fasting in Rajab | About Islam
Home > Tag: Fasting in Rajab

Tag: Fasting in Rajab

What Are the Virtues of Fasting in Rajab and Sha`ban?

Fasting in Rajab and Shaban: What Are the Virtues?

Wa`alaykum as-Salam wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: 1- Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) is reported to have recommended fasting during the four sacred months (i.e. Dhul-Qi`dah, Dhul-Hijjah, Muharram, …

Hadiths About Rajab

Popular Hadiths on Rajab: What Is Authentic and What Is Not?

Wa`alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh.  In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.   All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: no authentic hadith is reported on the virtue of Rajab in particular, except for one hadith, which states that the Prophet used to observe fasting repeatedly in Shaban, and when …

Fasting in Rajab: Recommended?

Fasting in Rajab: Recommended?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: The month of Rajab is one of the sacred months. Observing fasting in that month is a praiseworthy act that …

Fasting in the Month of Rajab: Recommended?

Fasting in the Month of Rajab: Recommended?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Rajab is one of the four sacred months, in which fasting is generally recommended. However, there is no clearly authentic …

Month of Rajab: Names and Merits

Month of Rajab: Names and Merits

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Many of the hadiths reported about the worth and merit of Rajab are either weak or fabricated. However, we should …



find out more!