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A Reader on Rajab

What’s so special about the Islamic month of Rajab? This reader gathers resources about this month and it’s qualities such as blessings and answered prayers. Rajab does more than mark the sixty-day countdown to Ramadan. It’s also a month of blessings and sanctity, a month where forgiveness is accepted, and a time to sow the […]

Rajab is the Month of Allah

Rajab, the seventh month of the Muslim calendar, is the month of Allah. It is singular as it is neither preceded nor followed by another holy month. For this and many other reasons Habib Umar encourages the Umma to ask for forgiveness and strength in this blessed month. Habib Umar’s Message Sayyidi Habib Umar bin […]

This Rajab, Let’s Remember How Sacred Time Is – Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said

The Messenger of Allah, peace be upon him, had a mercifully sharp memory and a keen sense of time, as Shaykh Faid Mohammed Said reminds us. Bismillah-ir Rahman-ir Raheem. Allah, Most High, wanted good for His creation so He said in Surah Al-Baqarah (185):  “Allah intends for you ease and does not intend for you […]

Lesson on the Secrets of Seeking Repentance – Habib Umar – Interpreter's Path

Originally posted here, with thanks. What follows are extracts selected from a talk given by Sayyidi Habib Umar bin Hafiz (Allah preserve him and benefit us by him) on the topic of seeking forgiveness from Allah in the month of Rajab and some of the secrets therein. There are some additions for extra clarity. The […]

Getting the most out of Rajab – Muwasala

For original post: Click here The following advice has been given by Sayyidī al-Habīb `Umar bin Hafīz (may Allah preserve him and benefit us by him). Please benefit and share with your loved ones. There are a number of ways to get the most out of Rajab. Some of the most important are as follows: […]

Welcoming the Sacred Month of Rajab – Ustadh Amjad Tarsin

For original article: Click here THE RAJAB LETTER – compiled and translated by Sidi Amjad Tarsin (Allah preserve and increase him) [Treasures of Success and Happiness] This is an excerpt from the book Kanz Al-Najah wa As-Suroor (“The Treasures of Success and Happiness”), a book highlighting the special qualities of each month. As the blessed and holy month […]

The Secrets of Rajab by Habib Umar and Habib Kadhim – Muwasala

Taken from Muwasala: Click here for original blog When the month of Rajab enters, the Beloved ﷺ would seek its blessings, saying,“O Allah bless us in Rajab and Sha`bān and enable us to reach Ramaḍān!” (Aḥmad, al-Baiḥaqi, Ibn Majah)  [Recommended supplications during the blessed month] Sayyidī al-Ḥabīb `Umar bin Ḥafīẓ (may Allāh preserve him and benefit us by […]

Nafl Acts on the Nights of Mi`raj and Bara’a

Answered by Sidi Wasim Shiliwala Question: I have always prayed nawafils on the nights of Mi`raj and Bara’a and kept the fasts following days. Recently I came across an article that such ibadah is biddah. Kindly clear this confusion.. Answer: May Allah reward you for your concern regarding these special nights. Introductory Note Before offering […]

What Are the Virtues of the Month of Rajab?

Answered by Shaykh Ilyas Patel Question: What are the virtues of the month of Rajab? Answer: It has been mentioned by Abu Nu’aim in Hilya from Anas Ibn Malik (Allah be pleased with him) he said, that the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and give him peace) used to make the following dua, when […]