Tag: Dhul-Hijjah ذي الحجة

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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Farewell Sermon: Allah has made your lives as sacred as Mecca, Hajj, and Dhul-Hijjah

November 16, 2012

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said during his farewell sermon, “Which month do you believe has the greatest sanctity?” They said, “This month of ours, Dhul Hijjah.” The Prophet said, “Which city do you believe has the greatest sanctity?” They said, “This city of ours, Mecca.” […]

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Hadith on Fasting: The fasting of the Prophet during Dhul-Hijjah, Ashura, Mondays, and Thursdays

September 13, 2012

Hunaida ibn Khalid reported: Some of the wives of the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said that the Prophet would fast for nine days during the month of Dhul-Hijjah and on the day of Ashura. The Prophet would fast three days in every month, the first Monday of the month and Thursday. Source: […]

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Hadith on Dhul-Hijjah: These ten days are the greatest and most beloved to Allah

September 9, 2012

Ibn Umar reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There are no days greater and more beloved to Allah than these ten days of Dhul Ḥijjah, so increase in them your declaration of the oneness of Allah (tahlīl), your exaltation of him (takbīr), and your praise of him (taḥmīd).” Source: Musnad Aḥmad […]

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Hadith on Dhul-Hijjah: The virtue of the first ten days of the month of Dhul Hijjah

October 28, 2011

Ibn Abbas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “No good deeds are better than what is done in these first ten days of Dhul Ḥijjah.” Some companions of the Prophet said, “Not even jihād in the way of Allah?” The Prophet said, “Not even jihād in the way of Allah, except for a man who goes […]

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Hadith on Sanctity: Your lives, property, and honor are sacred just as the pilgrimage is sacred

February 24, 2011

Abu Bakrah reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, was riding his camel and a man was holding its rein. The Prophet said, “What is the day today?” We kept quiet, thinking that he might give the day another name. The Prophet said, “Is it not the day of sacrificing?” We replied, “Yes.” […]

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