Dear brothers and Sisters,
Tomorrow (Thursday) is the Day of Arafah; Fasting on it expiates the sins (minor) of the past year and the coming year.
Don't miss this great reward!!
Excellence of Fasting on the Day of Arafah
FASTING THE DAY OF 'ARAFAH:
The ninth day of Dhul-Hijjah is the day of 'Arafah, since it is on this day that the pilgrims gather at the mountain plain of Arafah, praying and supplicating to their Lord.
It is Mustahabb (highly recommended) for those who are not pilgrims to fast on this day, since the Prophet (Peace and blessings be upon him) was asked about fasting on the day of Arafah, so he said,
"It expiates the sins of the past year and the coming year.”
Likewise, the Prophet (Peace and blessings be upon him) said,
"There is no day on which Allah frees people from the Fire more so than on the day of Arafah. He comes close to those (people standing on Arafah), and then He revels before His Angels saying, 'W…