Rejoicing at the arrival of Winter


Lataa.if al-Ma’aarif libni Rajab – p327

‘Abdullaah ibn Mas’ood (radhi-yAllaahu ‘anhu) said:

Welcome to Winter – during which blessings descend [from Allaah]; wherein the nights are long [and therefore conducive] to stand[ing] in prayer, and the days are short [and conducive] to fast[ing].

He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004. He currently resides in Birmingham, UK.