Ramadan Day 18 – Ajwa – The special date

Ajwa Dates (the black ones)Ajwa Dates

“Ajwa dates are grown in Madinah and according to Islamic tradition were a favourite of the Prophet. Indeed they are unique to the city, and many Muslims will go out of their way to buy these. Dates are rich in natural fibres and Ajwa specifically has been pointed out for its effectiveness at tackling many diseases (source:http://stay-healthy-and-energetic.blogspot.com/2011/03/cure-for-heart-attack.html)”