Executive Summary

This course will cover the 40 hadiths on fasting collected by Shaykh Yusuf al-Nabahani. The course will concentrate on the meanings and aims of the fast.

Course Summary

This course covers a collection of hadith on the merits of fasting in general, fasting the month of Ramadan specifically, and on some of the voluntary fasts recommended throughout the year. The treatise was compiled by Shaykh Yusuf ibn Ismail al-Nabahani (d. 1932). The goal of the course is to focus on core reports from the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and give him peace) that speak to the aims, etiquettes, and meanings behind the fast. The student will familiarize themselves with these central reports and in doing so familiarize themselves with some of the key meanings of revelation.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn the main aims of the fast
  • Familiarize oneself with the key hadith about the fast
  • Have a general idea about the etiquettes of the fast
  • Have a general idea about the voluntary fasts
Number of Lessons 26
Total Duration 10:05:41