بسم الله والصلاة والسلام على رسول الله
THE HOLY MONTH of Ramadan is upon us. And for many families, this will be the first month of Fasting for some of its youngest members. Allah says in the Qur’an:
O you who have believed, decreed upon you is fasting as it was decreed upon those before you that you may become righteous. [Sûrat Al-Baqarah 2:83]
Learning the ins and outs of Fasting is an excellent way for parents and children to bond while fulfilling our Islamic duties. Kids who are fasting for the very first time have a great opportunity to train their minds and bodies for a lifetime of Fasting.
Parents, especially mothers, can make their child’s very first Ramadan a resounding success. There are several ways that children can also get involved to get off to a running start this Ramadan—and for countless Ramadans to come. Continue reading