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Muslim Convert’s Ultimate Guide to Rajab (Including videos)

Are you at a loss about what all this Rajab excitement is for? Here are the best articles (and videos!) to help you get up to speed and reap some of the blessings of the holy month of Rajab. In a nutshell There’s A LOT to know about Rajab. Here is a great primer: -What …

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 …

Wearing Silver Rings Particularly in Rajab:

Will Wearing Silver Rings Bring Me Closer to God in Rajab?

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: 1- Wearing silver rings is permissible for Muslim men as well as women. 2- However, there is no authentic evidence …

Our 5 Favorite Things About the Holy Month of Rajab

Our 5 Favorite Things About the Holy Month of Rajab

One of the four sacred months on the Islamic calendar, the days of Rajab offer an abundance of blessings and perfect time for reflection. Here are our five very favorite things about the month of Rajab. The letters Raa-jeem-baa form a root which indicates supporting and strengthening something with another thing. It was called Rajab …

`Umrah in Rajab: Settling the Controversy

Is the Reward for Umrah in Rajab Greater Than Other Times?

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: 1- Though performing Umrah entails great reward, it is incorrect to perform it in the month of Rajab while believing …

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 …

8 Names of Month of Rajab and Their Meanings

8 Names of Month of Rajab and Their Meanings (Infographic)

The month of Rajab will start after few days. Did you know that Arabs had many names for this month? Scholars counted up to 18 names that were used for this month. Names of Rajab In this infographic, we selected 8 names and explained their meanings. The names show the respect that Arabs had, even before Islam, …

Sacred Month of Rajab 1440: When Will It Start?

Rajab is the 7th Hijri month of the lunar calendar. It’s regarded as one of the four sacred months in Islam in which warfare is prohibited. The month is very special for Muslims, being a prelude to, and an occasion to prepare for, Ramadan, the 9th Hijri month. When Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) sighted the moon …

6 Spiritual Productivity Tips to Help You Benefit From Rajab

6 Spiritual Productivity Tips to Help You Benefit From Rajab

The month of Rajab comes at an extremely important time of the year for you. It means that Ramadan is near! While some specific acts of worship in Rajab are disputed (like specific prayers and dua, or singling out this month for visiting graves), you can do…



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