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Hadith on Arafat: The Hajj pilgrimage culminates in the day of Arafat

September 6, 2016

Abdu Rahman ibn Ya’mar reported: I witnessed the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, while people came to him to ask about the Ḥajj pilgrimage. The Prophet said, “The Ḥajj is itself ‘Arafāt. Whoever reaches the night of ‘Arafāt before the rising of the sun at dawn the following day has completed […]

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Hadith on Arafat: The best supplication to say on the day of Arafat

September 23, 2015

Amr ibn Shu’aib reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The best supplication is that which is made on the day of ‘Arafāt. The best of it is what was said by myself and the prophets before me: There is no god but Allah alone without any partners, unto him belong the […]

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Aisha on Ihram: Permission to wear undergarments during pilgrimage if necessary

March 13, 2014

Al-Bukhari reported: Aisha, may Allah be pleased with her, did not see any harm in wearing an undergarment for those who helped her travel during the pilgrimage. Source: Sahih Bukhari 1464 Al-Ala ibn Habeeb reported: I saw Ammar ibn Yasir wearing an undergarment while he was on the plain of Arafat. Source: Musnaf ibn Abu […]

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Hadith on Eids: The ending days of Hajj are celebrations

August 14, 2013

Uqbah ibn Amir reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The day of ‘Arafāt, the day of sacrifice, and the three following days (tashrīq) are our celebration for the people of Islam. They are days of eating and drinking.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 773 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi عَنْ […]

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Hadith on Dhul-Hijjah: The Prophet did not observe fasting during the first ten days of Dhul-Hijjah

August 14, 2013

Aisha reported: I never saw the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, fasting during the first ten days of Dhul-Hijjah. Source: Sahih Muslim 1176 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Imam Muslim عَنْ عَائِشَةَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهَا قَالَتْ مَا رَأَيْتُ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ صَائِمًا فِي الْعَشْرِ قَطُّ 1176 صحيح مسلم […]

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Hadith on Arafat: It is preferred not to fast on the day of Arafat in order to supplicate

August 14, 2013

Abu Najeeh reported: He asked Ibn Umar about fasting on the day of Arafat for those who are at Arafat. Ibn Umar said, “I have performed the Hajj pilgrimage with the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him and he did not fast it. I performed it with Abu Bakr and he did not fast, […]

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Hadith on Fasting: Sins are erased by fasting on the day of Arafat and Ashura

October 24, 2012

Abu Qatadah reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, was asked about fasting the day of ‘Arafāt. The Prophet said, “It will expiate the sins of the previous and upcoming years.” Then he was asked about fasting the day of ‘Ashūrā. The Prophet said, “It will expiate the sins of the year.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1162 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim […]

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Hadith on Arafat: Allah frees his servants from Hellfire on the day of Arafat

October 24, 2012

Aisha reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is no day upon which Allah frees more of his servants from the Hellfire than the day of ‘Arafāt. He draws near and then he praises them to the angels, saying: What do these want?” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1348 Grade: Sahih (authentic) […]

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Hadith on Arafat: This day I have completed your religion

August 10, 2012

Umar ibn Al-Khattab reported: A man from the Jews said, “O leader of the believers, there is a verse you recite in your book and, had it been revealed to us as Jews, we would have taken that day as a celebration.” Umar said, “Which verse is it?” The man recited the verse, “Today I […]

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