Category: Ramadan & Fasting

The prophet of Allah-salla Allaahu ‘alayhi wa aallihi wa salaam- said:”Every action of the son of Adam is given manifold reward, each good deed receiving then times its like, up to seven hundred times. Allah the Most High said, ‘Except for fasting, for it is for Me and I will give recompense for it, he leaves off his desires and his food for Me.’ for the fasting person there are two times of joy; a time when he breaks his fast and a time of joy when he meets his Lord, and the smell coming from the mouth of the fasting person is better with Allah than the smell of musk.” [Al-Bukhaaree]

Fasting triggers stem cell regeneration of damaged, old immune system

Researcher Valter Longo at work…Prolonged fasting forces the body to use stores of glucose, fat and ketones, but it also breaks down a significant portion of white blood cells. Longo likens the effect to lightening a plane of excess cargo.

During each cycle of fasting, this depletion of white blood cells induces changes that trigger stem cell-based regeneration of new immune system cells..more:usc.edu

Ramadan Mubarak (Date May change based on the Moon Sighting)

Eid: How is the start of the Muslim festival determined?…more BBC
Validity of Global Moonsighting…more :PDF

وَعَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُ قَالَ: قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ: «صُومُوا لِرُؤْيَتِهِ وَأَفْطِرُوا لِرُؤْيَتِهِ فَإِنْ غم عَلَيْكُم فَأَكْمِلُوا عِدَّةَ شَعْبَانَ ثَلَاثِينَ»مُتَّفَقٌ عَلَيْهِ

The Ramadan start date for 2021 is expected to begin on Tuesday 13th April 2021.
Abu Huraira reported God’s messenger as saying, “Fast when you see it and break your fast when you see it, and if the weather is cloudy treat Sha‘ban as having thirty days.”(Bukhari and Muslim.)

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Pope Francis joins Muslim leaders in calling for world day of prayer to end the coronavirus

Pope Francis calls on believers of all religions to pray together on May 14 to ask God to rid the world of the pandemic and asks that the vaccines to be made available to all persons threatened with infection.

Pope Francis has endorsed the call to “the believers of all the religions to unite together spiritually on May 14 in a day of prayer and fasting, to implore God to help humanity overcome the coronavirus pandemic.”…more: americamagazine