It was narrated from some of the salaf that they used to pray to Allaah for six months in advance to let them live until Ramadaan. The Sahaabah radiAllaahu 3anhum used to prepare for Ramadaan six months in advance.
Jamadi-uth-thaani is half over & Rajab will be here soon, ya3ni Ramadaan is just 2 1/2 months away.
So, how much have we prepared?
Yes, majority of us, if not all of us…
so what we are waiting for?
Well, if truth be told, yes we are…
(Taken from here with slight modification)