Significance of the First Ten Days of Zul-Hijjah

[Note] The following is from a mailing list I belong to. This year, 1 Zulhijjah falls on Wednesday, 17 October.

The First Ten Days of Zulhijjah are especially significant and are among the most magnificent days in the Islamic calendar. It is reported from Ibn Abbas (radhiyallahu anhu) that Rasulullah (sallallahu alaiyhi wassallam) said: “There is no day wherein any good action is more beloved to Allah Ta’ala than these ten days (the first ten days of Zul Hijjah)”. Continue reading