Upcoming Fast of three Ayyam al-Beed (3 White Days) in the month of Dhu Al-Qa`dah

Inshaa’Allaahu ta’ala, for this month of Dhu Al-Qa`dah 1437H ,
Ayyam al-Beed (The White Days for Fasting) will fall on:

13th Dhul Qa’dah – (Tuesday), August 16th 2016
14th Dhul Qa’dah – (Wednesday), August 17th 2016
15th Dhul Qa’dah – (Thursday), August 18th 2016

1258. Abu Hurairah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported:

My friend (the Messenger of Allah) (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) directed me to observe fast for three days in every month, to perform two Rak`ah (optional) Duha prayer at forenoon and to perform the Witr prayer before going to bed.

[Al-Bukhari and Muslim].

1260. `Abdullah bin `Amr bin Al-`As (May Allah be pleased with them) reported: The Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) said,

“Observing Saum (fasting) on three days of every month is equivalent to a full month’s fasting.”

[Al-Bukhari and Muslim].

1262. Abu Dharr (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: The Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) said,

“If you want to observe Saum on three days in a month, then fast on the thirteenth, fourteenth and fifteenth of the (lunar) month.” 

[At-Tirmidhi].

1263. Qatadah bin Milhan (May Allah be pleased with him) reported:

The Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) directed us to observe Saum (fasting) on the thirteenth, fourteenth and fifteenth of the (lunar) month.

[Abu Dawud].

1264. Ibn `Abbas (May Allah be pleased with them) reported:

It was the practice of the Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) to not to omit fast on `bright days’ whether he was staying at a place or on a journey.

[An-Nasa’i].

Translation of above Ahadeeth : from Dar-us-salam’s english translation of Riyad-us-Saliheen

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