Which days do the ten nights in Surah Fajr refer to

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Answered by Ustadha Taimiyyah Zubair

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What is the wisdom behind saying 10 nights in Super fragile when those nights are actually referring to the 10 days of the hedger

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Jacob neurofibromin explains this idea that well, February will al and ash that by the dawn and by the 10 nights, he says that there are two opinions regarding the interpretation of this ayah. The first interpretation, which is the more common one is that the 10 nights layout here is referring to the 10 days of the hedgerow. And in the Arabic language, the word Leann can also apply to the nights and days and this is just a way of counting a period of time. So, for example, in the Quran, Allah soprano Donna says, What is where are they now Moosa or Marina Laila 10, that when we made the appointment with Musa alayhis salaam for 14 nights, now 14 nights over here isn't just referring to

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the nighttime, but also the days in between. Likewise, Allah subhanaw taala says about Zachary, Allah has sent him that when he was given the good news of the birth of his son, he was also told that your sign is that you will not be able to speak to the people for thin athleta laserline for three nights. Again, what is meant by that is the days in between also. So this is something that is well known within the Arabic language that the Knights can include the days also. The second interpretation of this is that the 10 nights over here is referring to the last 10 nights of the month of Ramadan and Ebner, they mean says that this is the better opinion. Because the 10 nights of

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Ramadan, the last 10 nights have their significance within those nights is also the laylat or other. Within those nights. We also do the earthy calf in the masjid the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam would pay special attention to worship in these nights. So both of these opinions are valid and correct