Dates from Paradise! Ajwa dried dates are soft, luscious and fruity! They are very dark brown, almost black in colour, rich in many nutrients like vitamins A, B6, C, E and K, folate, niacin, thiamine and riboflavin. Ajwa dates also contain calcium, potassium, magnesium, phosophorus, sodium, iron, zinc, copper, manganese and selenium. Now it is easy to see why travellers in the desert used to sustain themselves on dates and water alone, sometimes.
They are the most famous variety because of the following:
The Messenger (Sallallaahu Álayhi Wasallam) said, “Ajwa dates are from paradise and they are healing for possession.” Sunan Ibn Majah Vol. 1, Book 31, Hadith 3453 and Tirmidhee 2068 classed as Hasan Saheeh and it was authenticated by Shaikh al-Albaani
Grade AA Ajwa Dates from Madinah Al Munawarah. Medium to Large size. Expiry date May 2021.