10 Things About The Benefits of First 10 Days of Dhul Hijjah

Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr
Share It
  • 632

Dhul Hijjah is one of the most important Islamic months. Today we will tell you the Benefits of the First Ten Days of Dhul Hijjah.

1. These Days Are Mentioned In Quran

Allah Says;

dhul hijjah surah al fajr quran
Source: Surah Al Fajr, Verse 1-2

Bestowing to the well-known exegesis of the Holy Quran, Ibn Kathir, the “the 10 nights” denotes to the first ten days of Dhul Hijjah. This point of view is also maintained by many protruding scholars.

2. It Is A Holy Month

Allah indications in the Quran that there are FOUR sacred months:

dhul hijjah surah tawbah quran
Source: Surah At-Tawbah, Verse 36

The 4 sacred months are:

  1. Dhul Qa’dah,
  2. Dhul Hijjah,
  3. Muharram
  4. Rajab.

3. These 10 Days Are Superior To Do Good Deeds

Ibn Abbas (RA) narrates that the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) said:

dhul hijjah quran tIRMIDHI
Source: Tirmidhi

4. Greatest Acts of Worship

In the month of Dhul Hijjah, one of the main cores of Islam; the Hajj takes place where Muslims from all across the globe gather to worship Allah. Many other doings are also done such as deliberate fasts and charity.

READ  5 Major Duties Of A Husband Towards His Pregnant Wife

Hafidh Ibn Hajar (RA) writes in Fath al-Bari:

dhul hijjah quran Fath al-Bari
Source: Fath al-Bari

5. Islam Was Completed On The Day of Arafah

Allah Says:

surah al maidah 123
Source: Surah Al Maidah, Verse 3

This day was the day of Arafah which comes on the Ninth of Dhul Hijjah.

6. Wash Your Sins By Fasting On Arafah Day

Abu Qatadah (RA) narrates that the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) said:

dhul hijjah quran Ibn Majah
Source: Ibn Majah

7. Fasting One Of These Days Is Equal To Fasting An Year!

Abu Hurairah (RA) narrates that the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) said:

dhul hijjah quran Tirmidhi (1)
Source: Tirmidhi

8. Say Allah’s Name Excessively

Muslims have been taught to praise the title of Allah exceptionally. Known as Takbeer Tashreeq, we should narrate the subsequent after every fardh salaah start from the Fajr of the 9th of Dhul Hijah until afterward Asr of the 13th of Dhul Hijjah.

dhul hijjah quran talbiyah

9. Qurbani Is Compulsory

For the people, who are able to must offer a sacrificial animal on three Eid days (10th, 11th and 12th of Dhul Hijjah).

READ  Major Events And Importance Dates In Muharram - First Islamic Month

10. Eid Al Adha

Ten Days Of Dhul Hijjah

In the religion of Islam, there are two types of Eid celebration; Eid Al Fitr (afterward Ramadan) and Eid Al Adha on the 10th of Dhul Hijjah.

Let us all attempt to surge in Salah and the memory of Allah throughout 10 days and if we’re able to, we must try to fast particularly on the day of Arafah (for persons who are not performing Hajj).

Share It
  • 632
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

you're currently offline