About the Month of Safar:- "Safar" is the 2nd month in the Islamic Calender. However, no specific mode of worship or other special rules are set by the Shari'ah to observe this month.
This time of the year was considered to be cursed as many catastrophes and calamities took place. However, this belief has been proven to be false and totally without foundation.
The following hadeeth can confirm: -
Hadhrat Jabir has said that, "I have heard Rasulullah saying, the descending of illness and evil superstition befalling in the month of Safar is untrue."
Events of Safar:-
1) The Battle of Abwaa took place on 12th Safar in the year 2 A.H.
2) The Battle of Khaiber took place in the year 7 A.H.
Deaths in Safar:-
1) Khubaib ibn Adey was martyred in this month in the year 4 A.H. in the Holy city of Makka.
2) Zaid ibn Dathina was martyred in this month in the year 4 A.H. in the Holy city of Makka.
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