Month of Rajab

Datewise Salaahs in the Month of Rajab

As reported in Iqbaal ul-A'maal

2nd Night of Rajab – It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whosoever recites on the second night of Rajab, a 10 (5x2) Raka’ prayer, reciting in each raka’ Sura Fatiha once and Sura Kafiroon once, Allah will forgive all his sins, big or small, and will write his name among the musalleen until the next year.

3rd Night of Rajab – It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the third night of Rajab, a 10 (5x2) Raka’ prayer, reciting in each Raka’ Sura Fatiha once and Sura Nasr 5 times, Allah will build him a palace in Jannah, the length and width of which will be 7 times the size of the world.

3rd Day of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the third day of Rajab, a 4 (2x2) Raka’ prayer, reciting in each Raka’ after Sura Fatiha, Sura Baqarah 163-165, Allah will give him a reward that cannot be described.

4th Night of Rajab – It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the fourth night of Rajab, a 100 (50x2) raka’ Salaah, in each first Raka' after Sura Fatiha reciting Sura Falaq; in each second Raka' after Sura Fatiha reciting Sura Naas, an angel would descend from each heaven to record the reward for him up until the Resurrection Day when his face shall be as bright as the moon, and he would be given his Record of Deeds to the right hand and he would benefit from an easy reckoning.

5th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the fifth night of Rajab, a 6 (3x2) Raka’ prayer, reciting in each Raka’ after Sura Fatiha, 25 times Sura Ikhlaas, Allah will give him the reward of 40 prophets, 40 truthful ones, 40 martyrs, and will cause him to pass on the Serat like lightning as if he is riding on a horse made of light.

6th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the sixth night of Rajab, a 2 Raka' prayer, and in each unit, he recites Sura Fatiha once, and Ayat al-Kursi seven times, a caller from Heaven would call, “O servant of God! You are truly a friend of God indeed. For each letter that you recited in this prayer, there is intercession from the Muslims, you will have seventy-thousand good deeds and each of the good deeds near God are greater than the mountains in this world.”

7th Night of Rajab

8th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the eighth night of Rajab, a 20 (10x2) Raka’ Prayer, in each raka’ after Sura Fatiha, reciting Surah’s Tawheed, Kafiroon and Falaq 3 times each; Allah would reward him the reward of the thankful and the people who persevere and would raise his name amongst the truthful ones and for each letter that he says, Allah would grant him the reward of all the truthful ones and martyrs. It would be as if he recited the whole Quran during the month of Ramadhan. He will be welcomed by seventy angels once he leaves the grave. These angels will give him the glad tidings of Paradise and guide him to it.

9th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites a 2 Raka' of prayer on the ninth night of Rajab and in each unit he recites the Opening Chapter once, the Al-Takathur Chapter five times, Allah would forgive him, grant him the reward of one-hundred Hajj and Umrah pilgrimages, send down a million forms of mercy for him, secure him from the Fire before he moves from his place. Should he die within eighty days, he would be considered a martyr.

10th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the tenth night of Rajab, a 12 (6x2) Raka' prayer, and in each unit reciting Sura Fatiha once and Sura Ikhlaas three times, Allah would raise a palace for him over a column made of red rubies...In this column there are seven-hundred rooms that are each larger than this world. All the rooms in it are made of gold, silver, rubies and aquamarine. There are as many houses in this palace as there are stars in the sky with things there that man cannot describe.

11th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the eleventh night of Rajab, a 12 (6x2) Raka' prayer, and in each unit reciting Sura Fatiha once, and Ayatul Kursi twelve times, Allah will give him the reward of one who has recited the Torah, the Bible, the Psalms, and the Criterion (Quran), and any of the Books which God – the Sublime has revealed to His Prophets. A Caller from the Throne will call, Restart your deeds as indeed God has forgiven you.

12th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the twelfth night of Rajab, a 2 Raka' prayer, reciting in each unit Sura Fatiha once and Sura Baqara:285-286 ten times, Allah would grant him the reward of those who enjoin to do good and forbid from evil, and the reward of freeing seventy slaves from the progeny of Ishmael, and Allah would grant him seventy mercies.

13th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the thirteenth night of Rajab, a 10 (5x2) Raka' prayer, reciting in the first Raka' Sura Fatiha and Sura Adiyaat once, and in the other nine units reciting Sura Fatiha and Sura Takathur once each, Allah would forgive him even if he has been damned by his parents, neither Munkar nor Nakir would not approach or frighten him and he would cross the Bridge like lightning and his Record of Deeds would be handed to his right hand and his Record of Deeds would be made heavier in his favor and he would be granted one-thousand towns in Paradise.

14th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the fourteenth night of Rajab, a 30 (15x2) Raka' prayer, reciting in each unit Sura Fatiha, Sura Ikhlaas, Aya 110 of Sura Kahf once each, I swear by Him who controls my life that he would finish his prayer perfectly purified even if his sins are more than the stars in the sky and it would be as if he has recited the whole Book that the Sublime God has sent down.

15th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the fifteenth night of Rajab,

16th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the sixteenth night of Rajab, a 30 (15x2) Raka' prayer, reciting in each unit Sura Fatiha and Sura Ikhlaas ten times, Allah would grant him the reward of seventy martyrs before he finishes his prayer and on the Resurrection Day his brightness would shine and look like the space between Mecca and Medina, and Allah rewards him immunity from the Fire, protection from hypocrisy and frees him from the torture of the grave.

17th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the seventeenth night of Rajab, a 30 (15x2) Raka' prayer, reciting in each unit Sura Fatiha and Sura Ikhlaas ten times, Allah would grant him the reward of seventy martyrs before he finishes his prayer.

18th Night of Rajab - It has been reported from the Holy Prophet (peace and blessing be upon his family): Whoever recites on the eighteenth night of Rajab, a 2 Raka' prayer, reciting in each unit Sura Fatiha once and Sura Ikhlaas and Sura Naas ten times each, upon finishing his prayer Allah would tell the angels, I forgive his sins for saying this prayer even if his sins are more than those of a cheating businessman and Allah would place six ditches between him and the Fire the distance between each ditch would be as much as the distance between the sky and the earth.