Ten Days of Dhul-Hijjah

The article provides the ways to reflect on the story of Prophet Ibrahim and how he was willing to sacrifice his child Isma`il (Pbuh).

The objective of rituals of Hajj and the animal sacrifice in Islam for shaping the Muslim behaviors and daily activities.

The article explains what is to be done with our sacrificial animal after slaughtering.

In Islam, sacrifice carries many shades of meanings. It is the very heart of Islamic faith on this earth.

The basic principles required from the person who intends sacrificing Udhiyah to mark Eid al Adha festival.

The opportunity that comes with the First ten days of Dhul-Hijjah is so vital and can be compared to earning the "bonus marks" offered to us.

The first ten days of Dhul-Hijjah have been singled out especially for great merits and excellences like no other days in the Islamic calendar

Sacrifice is testing the sincerity of our faith; We will not be left alone after we say that we are believers.

Indeed, these days are the most excellent of all the days with Allah, the first ten days of Dhul-Hijjah.

Repentance (Tawbah ) means that one feels regret and filled with remorse for his or her sins.

Here is the reflection of the writer on his Journey to Makkah for Hajj. He shows how Hajj is a time for Sabr (patience).

This article is about the benefits of the first ten days of Dhul-Hijjah.

Repentance, once accomplished, will undoubtedly wipe out sins, and guarantee a clean record.