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White Days (Shawwal)

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Action Item: Fast the three “White Days” (13/14/15) 🌙

The Prophet ﷺ said, “Fasting three days of each month is fasting for a lifetime, and the shining days of whiteness are the 13th, 14th and 15th.” [Nasa’i]

Qatada ibn Milhan said, “The Messenger of Allah ﷺ used to command us to fast the white days: the thirteenth, fourteenth and fifteenth.” [Abu Dawud]

Abu Hurayrah (ra) narrated, “My friend (the Prophet ﷺ) advised me to observe three things: 1) to fast three days a month 2) to pray two rak’at of Duha prayer (forenoon prayer) and 3) to pray witr before sleeping.” [Bukhari]