Question: Is seeing a light coming from the sky by the righteous considered as one of the signs of Laylatul-Qadr (the Night of Decree)? It is attributed to some righteous people that they saw this light and this sign is widely common among people. I know some righteous people (although none can verify this but Allaah) who saw this sign. What is the veracity of this sign? Does it have a basis in Allaah’s Purified Shar` (Law)?
Answer: We do not know a basis in Allaah’s Purified Shar` that indicates that this is one of the signs of Laylatul-Qadr… read more here.
Question: Can Laylatul-Qadr (the Night of Decree) be seen in a dream or while one is awake? Is it special or general? What are its signs? I heard that following Laylatul-Qadr, the sun on the next day becomes red and the sky becomes cloudy. If this occurs, this means that its blessings embraced both worshippers and Kaafirs (disbelievers).
Answer: It is stated in the Saheeh (authentic) Hadeeths of the Prophet (peace be upon him) that the sun on the next morning of Laylatul-Qadr will have no rays. It is also stated that Laylatul-Qadr was shown to the Prophet (peace be upon him) in a vision and then was caused to forget (by Allaah)… read more here.