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It is as if he has observed the Fasting for the whole year

It is as if he has observed the Fasting for the whole year

عن أبي أيوب رضي الله عنه أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قال‏:‏

‏ “‏من صام رمضان ثم أتبعه بست من شوال كان كصيام الدهر‏”‏

‏‏(‏رواه مسلم‏)

Abu Ayyub (رضي الله عنه) reported:

The Messenger of Allah (صلى الله عليه وسلم ) said,

“He who observes As-Saum (the fasts) in the month of Ramadan, and also observes As-Saum for six days in the month of Shawwal, it is as if he has observed As-Saum for the whole year.”
[Sahih Muslim]

Source: From Riyad-us-Saliheen (Book 9, Hadith 1254 ) : Dar-us-salam English Publication