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5 ways to extend the benefits of Ramadan

1. Fasting the six days of Shawwal is an excellent way to continue the good habits of Ramadan.

Abu Ayyub al-Ansari relates that Allah’s Messenger (peace be upon him) says: “Whoever fasts the month of Ramadan and then follows it with six days of fasting in the month of Shawwal, it will be as if he had fasted the year through.” Sahih Muslim (1163) 261 more words


Shaykh Ibn Bāz on the Virtue of Fasting Six Days in Shawwāl

Shaykh ʿAbdul-Azīz b. ʿAbdillāh b. Bāz – Allāh have mercy on him – was asked about fasting six days in Shawwāl (following Ramaḍān) and its virtues. 269 more words



What is it?

The followers of Islam consider Id-ul-Fitr as one of the most auspicious festivals following Ramadan fasting. It is a celebration of the end of fasting. 359 more words

Eid Mubarak To My Readers

As much as this day brings happiness to each of our homes and heart, we cannot deny the grief that the innumerable deaths around the world have caused. 378 more words

From The Heart

Sunday 25th is 1st of Shawwal To Mark #Eid-Fitr Celebration #EidMubarak

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), under the leadership of its President-General and Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Alh. Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, CFR, mni, wishes to inform the Nigerian Muslim Ummah that, there was positive sighting of the crescent of Shawwal, 1438AH on the 29th of Ramadan, 1438AH, equivalent to 24th June, 2017. 64 more words