One ought to make sure that the night is utilised in prayers, supplications, recitation of the Holy Book.
Shaikh Maher bin Hamad al Mueaqly, the Imam of the Grand Mosque in Makkah, advises world Muslims to follow the path of the Prophet Mohammed (May Peace Be Upon Him) and to grab the maximum benefits of the same. Enhance the number of times that one says “Allahuma inaka ‘afuwun tuheebu al ‘afuwa fa ‘afu ‘ani” which means “O Allah You are The Forgiver of sins You love to forgive so forgive me”.
“Break the fast early at time and pray maghreb with the group and follow it by its supererogatory prayers.
“Leave the curiosity of conversations, the curiosity of the eyes, the curiosity of others food, the curiosity of dreaming. Sleep in the intention of strengthening yourself for acts of worship and thank Allah when staying away from drinking and eating,” he adds.
Al Bukhari reports: “Whomever stands the night of power with faith seeking its reward his past sins are forgiven. And standing in it is better than worshiping Allah over 81 years. Allah says Laylatul-Qadr is better than 1000 months the angels and the spirit descend therein by permission of their Lord for every matter Peace it is until the emergence of fajr.”