I bought this sleeping bag today to use in i’tikaaf so I may not be around much for the next ten days or so. In sha Allah, I may post some gems or on a topic that is really important otherwise, feel free to browse the archives or check out our group blog which I’ve been neglecting over at Empty Stomach, Full Heart – updated link. The archives are down at the bottom of the page under the word “storehouse”.
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When the (last) ten started, the Prophet (sallallahu `alayhi wa sallam) would tighten his izaar (i.e., get serious), spend the whole night awake (in prayer), and wake up his family.” [Al-Bukhari and Muslim]
And she said:
Allah’s Messenger (sallallahu `alayhi wa sallam) used to exert more (in worship) on the last ten than on other nights. [Muslim]