What is Lylatul Qadr?Lylatul Qadr is considered to be the holiest night of the year for Muslims, and is traditionally celebrated during Ramadan. It is also known as the “Night of Power,” and commemorates the night that the Quran was first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad (saw).
When is Lylatul Qadr 2021?
As we all know this is one of the odd nights of the last 10 days of Ramadan. This year, Lylatul Qadr 2021 is expected to be observed on the night of Saturday, 8th May, 2021. However, exact date is subject to the sighting of the moon of Ramadan, 1442.
Narrated by Aishah (R.A.) that Messenger of Allah (S.A.W.) said:So Lylatul Qadr falls on either 21st, 23rd, 25th, 27th or 29th night of Ramadan. However, it has been emphasized that it is most likely to be the 27th night of Ramadan.
Significance of this NightLylatul Qadr is of great importance its also called Night of Power. In Quran Allah (swt) dedicated whole surah for this night. Allah (swt) says in Surah Al-Qadr:
Charity on Lylatul QadrThe last ten nights of Ramadan are thought to be the most important nights for any Muslim in the year. The Prophet Muhammad (saw) also received the first verses of the holy Quran during these last ten nights of Ramadan.We remembered this through donating Zakat, Fitranas, Fidya and other charitable amounts during these blessed nights for additional rewards. Please go to www.minhajwelfare.org to learn how to set up a monthly donation as well as sponsor orphan boys and girls for their education and so much more. Donate generously in this month of Ramadan and get maximum reward out of your good deeds.
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