Beloved Prophet Hazrat Syedina Muhammad Sal-lal-lahu alaihi wa sallam’s favorite dates!
Ajwa Dates Keep Away Harm, Poison And Magic
Ajwa () is a soft dry variety of date fruit from Saudi Arabia. It is cultivated at Madina Monawara. A delightfully soft and fruity date with fine texture.
The Messenger (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam) said, “Whoever has seven Ajwa dates every morning he will not be harmed on that day by poison or magic.”
[Saheeh al-Bukhaaree (5445) (5768) (5769) (5779)].
The Messenger (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam) said, “Ajwa dates are from paradise.”
[Tirmidhee (2068) he said hasan Saheeh and it was authenticated by Shaikh al-Albaani].
Referring to eating seven Ajwa dates, the Messenger (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam) said, “He will not be harmed by anything until he reaches the evening.”
[Saheeh Muslim (2047)].
These dates cost around 70 Saudi Riyals per KiloGram.
There are also “imitations” or some sold an inferior quality dates and “conned” the customers as “AJWA dates” To know whether its AJWA, look closely at the dates. There are very fine white lines on the dates.
Madina Dates Keep Away Harm
The Messenger (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam) said, “Whoever has seven dates between the two areas (the east and west of Madina) as soon as he wakes up every morning, he will not be harmed on that day by poison until the evening.”
[Saheeh Muslim (154) (2047)].
Dates In One’s Home
The Messenger (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam) said, “O Aisha! A house that has no dates in it their family is hungry. Oh Aisha! A house that has no dates in it their family is hungry.”
[Saheeh Muslim (153), (2046)].
Benefits of Ajwa Dates
Ajwa dates are a delightfully fruity and soft kind of dates that also have a fine texture.There are many benifits of ajwa dates. It is mainly cultivated in Saudi Arabia. Most Muslims usually break their fasting period by consuming ajwa dates. Below are benefits of ajwa dates.
Ajwa dates contain high amounts of natural fiber, which is effective in aiding digestion. Fiber may even aid in guarding against abdominal cancer. Individuals on weight loss programs are also advised to consume ajwa dates. The high amount of fiber found in these dates helps to provide a person a full feeling, therefore inhibiting appetite.
Ajwa dates are a good source of the mineral potassium. This essential mineral is necessary for the maintenance of muscle contractions in the body. The heart muscle also benefits from potassium and therefore ajwa dates consumption may strengthen your heart.
3. Laxative effects
Individuals with constipation and other digestive problems may benefit from consuming ajwa dates. It works through providing roughage to the body, which then stimulates the sluggish bowels and relieves constipation.
4. Benefit lactating mothers
Ajwa dates are useful for lactating women because they assist in enriching breast milk. Furthermore, several studies have shown that kids of mothers who eat ajwa dates regularly are less susceptible to diseases and infections.
5. Provide energy
For individuals who are in search of a natural energy source, then you are advised to consume ajwa dates. They contain various sugars like glucose, fructose and also sucrose that are quickly digested, therefore offering instant energy.
The other huge advantage of consuming ajwa dates is that they comprise of high iron content. Iron is vital in RBC production and they may also assist to treat and prevent anemia.
Brushing your teeth following the intake of ajwa dates is recommended because their sugar content might cause dental decay when small bits are permitted to stick to teeth.