Ramadan is the month wherein the Qur’an was revealed for the guidance of mankind and to serve as the criterion for knowing our rights from wrong. It is the month of fasting, praying, patience, worship, recitation of the glorious Qur’an and seclusion (itikaf). Therefore, every Muslim is obligated to partake in the blessings. Moreover, with valid reasons as prescribed, some individuals are prevented. But for whosoever that is prevented in this month, he/she shall payback the service later on.
‘o ye who believe! Fasting is decreed on you like it was decreed on the people before you; so that ye may be righteous’ — Qur’an 2:183.
This simply means that this blessed month has been prescribed has antidote to cure us from our unrighteous acts. We aare therefore enjoined to embrace all the teachings and practice from this Holy month during and after the Ramadan so that we may be righteous. This article will therefore entails series of important things we need to know , do and observe during the holy month in order not to miss the bounty rewards it brings.
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