Wednesday, December 13, 2006

Zhul Hijjah & Sacrifice - Jami'yyatul Ulama Canada, Canadian Council of Muslim Theologians (CCMT)


Zhul Hijjah & Sacrifice


Zhulhijjah is the last month of the Islamic calendar. Literally, it means "hajj." Obviously, this name of the month indicates that the great annual worship of "hajj" is performed in this month, which gives it special significance. Some specific merits and rules relevant to this month are mentioned below:

First Ten Days of Zhul Hijjah


The first ten days of Zhulhijjah are among
the most magnificent days in the Islamic calendar. The Holy Prophet (pbuh), has said, "One fast during these days is equal to the fasting of one complete year, and the worship of one night during this period is equal to the worship in the "Lailatul-Qadr"(Tirmidhi).

Every Muslim should avail of this wonderful opportunity by performing during this period as much Iba'dah (acts of worship) to Allah as he or she can...

Read the rest on the link below:

Zhul Hijjah & Sacrifice - Jami'yyatul Ulama Canada, Canadian Council of Muslim Theologians (CCMT)

2 comments:

brotherhood said...

subhanalla, such is the mercy of Allah!

jazakallah for sharing this, i have learnt something again :)

sumaiya said...

wa iyakum,

I just can't believe it'll be Dhul-Hijjah, so soon. May Allah (swt) accept our deeds and prayers for sure on those blessed days.