Important, 7 Things You Must Do Before Ramadan

Without realizing it, soon all Muslims will enter the blessed month of Ramadan. The month in which all good deeds will become worship and of course worth the reward. Of course, many people can’t wait to enter the new month special this.

But unfortunately, even though almost all Muslims can’t wait to enter the month of Ramadan. But only some people are actually preparing important things ahead of the arrival of the month of Ramadan. The things below are often forgotten, but if they are prepared from now on, they will have a big enough impact, you know.

1. Pay off the fasting debt that you haven’t done in the previous year

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The most important thing you have to pay attention to before the month of Ramadan is fasting debt. Try to remember again, is there still a fasting debt that has not been paid in the previous year or not? If there is, it’s better for you to pay off the fasting debt first.

In Islam itself, it never burdens its people, as well as fasting. You can not fast in Ramadan if you are sick, on a long journey, or for women experiencing menstruation and giving birth. However, of course you have to pay for the fast outside of the month of Ramadan with fasting and the same number of days.

2. So that it doesn’t swell, make a budget or spending plan during the month of Ramadan

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During the month of Ramadan, of course you have realized that there will be a lot of sudden additional expenses. Starting from the need to break the fast, sahur, to buy new clothes to perform worship in the holy month.

Well, so that your expenses don’t swell and don’t make you dizzy in the future. It would be nice to prepare a budget calculation from now on. What to buy, monthly routine costs, to unexpected costs. A few tips for you, during Ramadan you don’t need to have new clothes and always buy food outside. You can save more by cooking your own food.

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3. Learn to cook from now on and prepare recipes for the latest food menus

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Seeing from the previous point, that by cooking your own sahur and iftar menu, you will be able to save more and not make your finances bloated. Especially for those of you who are far from family, don’t keep buying the sahur menu and breaking the fast outside. Because your finances will definitely be disrupted.

While there is time before the month of Ramadan. Try to learn to cook from now on and write recipes from the menus that you will make for iftar or sahur later. Even if you can, you can make list the food menu that you will make for one month. The point is, so that you are not confused and more focused.

4. Take care of your health from now on

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When entering the month of Ramadan later, you will certainly do a full fasting for one month. That means, you will often lack fluids during the day and you will also be busy with worship activities at night. Your fast will run smoothly, if your physical or health is fine.

So, so that you are physically ready to face the month of Ramadan and do fasting. Try from now on to be diligent in light exercise and start eating nutritious foods. Prepare physical and mental health from now on, so that fasting goes smoothly.

5. Do the habituation of sunnah practices before Ramadan arrives

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We have discussed previously, that in the month of Ramadan there will be a lot of sunnah practices that are worth a double reward. So that you are getting used to facing the month of Ramadan later, with a solid worship routine. Nothing wrong with getting used to it from now on. Starting from fasting sunnah Mondays and Thursdays, reading the Koran a little bit, to doing night worship.

6. Get used to it from now on to set a schedule for sleep, rest, and work

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During the month of Ramadan later, there will be a lot of activities that you used to do regularly, will change the schedule. For example, the rest schedule has changed to less, you have to wake up earlier, until the afternoon and at dawn you have to finish cooking to carry out fasting.

If you don’t get used to this or prepare it from now on, you are guaranteed to be in trouble later. Start to set a sleep schedule so it’s not too late, start to make a schedule of activities, and start not to procrastinate from now on.

7. Make a target that you will achieve during the month of Ramadan later

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If at the beginning of every year you often make achievement targets for one year. There’s nothing wrong with it, you also make your best targets during the month of Ramadan. For example, being able to complete the Koran, being able to wake up for worship at night, so that the target becomes a person who can hold back anger and learn to be sincere.

Writing a target does look simple. However, if you have a dream, you will be more excited and have clear goals during the month of Ramadan.

Let’s prepare for this month of Ramadan as best we can. Competing in goodness is a very good thing.

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