It is related on the authority of Ayesha
(RadiAllahu anhaa) that
"The Messenger of Allah (salla Allahu
alayhi wa sallam) observed I’tikaf in
the last ten days of
till the end of his life.
After his death his wives continued with
(Saheeh Muslim #2640)
learn about itikaf and how to observe it
Learn about itikaf through the following ahadith and
1. Saheeh Muslim, Book of Fasting, (2636-2642)
If you have the commentary/footnotes, read those as
well as it /theycontain useful information.
If you do not have access to ahadith books, see
Ramadan 16 for details as to where you can view or
download Saheeh Muslim or Saheeh Bukhari, insha
Concerning the Itikaaf
Make an Itikaf poster on the
Mosque Border Paper.
Use the 5W's to tell the Who, What, Where, When, How,
and Why of Itikaf.
(Use Text and/or pictures)
What is the purpose
How and where is
itikaf observed? (for men? for women? Is there a
Have you ever
observed itikaf? If so, write about what it was like.
If not, ask
(interview) someone who has observed it to tell you what
it was like.
Write about their
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