What Is the Benefit of Fasting for 40 Days?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum What is the benefit of fasting for 40 days? Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam. Jazakum Allah khayr for your question. I am not aware of the basis for specifically fasting 40 days. It is usually recommended to follow the sunna fasts that have been narrated in the Prophetic Traditions. … Continue reading What Is the Benefit of Fasting for 40 Days?