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15-30 Shaban

THE RITES OF THE REST OF Sha‘bān Imam al-Rida (عليه السلام) is reported as saying: If one observes fasting on the last three days of Sha‘bān and connects it with the obligatory fasting of Ramaḍān, Almighty Allah will decide for him as having observed fasting for two consecutive months. Abu’l-Salt al-Harawi has narrated that when […]

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15 Shaban

15th day of Sha‘bān On the 15th of Sha‘bān, the twelfth Imam al-Mahdi, the Imam of our Time (Sahib al-Zaman), was born – may Almighty Allah’s blessings be upon him and his immaculate ancestors. It is recommended to visit him at each time and place and to pray Almighty Allah for hastening in his advent. […]

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3 Shaban

3rd day of Sha‘bān About this blessed day, Shaykh al-Tusi says in Misbah al-Mutahajjid: Imam al-Husayn ibn Ali (عليه السلام) was born on the third of Sha’ban. Abu’l-Qasim ibn ‘Ala’ al-Hamadani, the representative of Imam al-Hasan al-’Askari (عليه السلام), received a document telling that our master, Imam al-Husayn ibn Ali(عليه السلام), was born on the […]

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1 Shaban

1st Night of Sha‘bān As mentioned in Iqbal al-A’mal, narrations have referred to many prayers to be offered at the first night of Sha‘bān. One of these prayers is a 12 rakat prayer in each unit of which Surah al-Fatehah is recited once and Surah al-Tawḥīd repeated eleven times. 1st Day of Sha‘bān […]

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29 | 30 Rajab

THE LAST DAY OF THE RAJAB Narrations have mentioned that it is recommended to bathe oneself on this day and to observe fasting on it, which achieves the forgiveness of all sins, both the past and the future. It is also recommended to offer Salat Salman previously mentioned within the rites of the first of […]

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27 Rajab

Amaal Of Laylat al-Mab’ath (27TH Night) The 27th night of Rajab is the night on which Prophet Muhammad was given the mission of promulgating the religion. This highly blessed night is called Laylat al-Mab’ath, which stands for the beginning of the Holy Prophet’s Mission of promulgating the true religion of Almighty Allah. The recommended rites […]

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25 Rajab

Martyrdom of Imam Musa al-Kadhim (عليه السلام) On the 25th of Rajab, AH 183, Imam Musa ibn Ja’far (عليه السلام) departed life in Baghdad while he was 55 years old. On this day, the Holy Prophet’s Household, as well as their adherents, are aggrieved. […]

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15 Rajab

Night of 15th Rajab According to narrations, there are many rites to be performed on the 15th (i.e. middle) night of Rajab: Day of 15th Rajab On this blessed day, the following rites are recommended: […]

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