Blessings and Benefits of Ramadan

Once each year, Ramadan comes and comes with blatant commitments, blessings, and plentiful health and spiritual rewards. Ramadan is a month in which Muslims refrain from food, beverages, and lusts. They fast the entire day, from predawn to sunset, following commands and guidance stipulated by the Creator.

Ramadan is an obligatory duty upon every adult Muslim who is healthy enough to fast and does not have any other impediments.Muslims are tasked with numerous commitments during the month of Ramadan. The commitments include fasting, reading Qur’an, praying more Salats (prayers), and giving out more Sadaqa (charity). It may not sound right to some people to fast an entire month, but that is the case for God-fearing Muslims. They buckle down and shoulder the responsibility of abstaining from food, beverages, and intimate relationships over the month’s days. And they do so to comply with Allah’s orders and seek his abundant forgiveness. READ MORE…