222 fatwas

  • Saying Mention of Allah in Other than at their Proper Place Does not Invalidate the Prayer Date: 25-7-2022

    Assalamu-Aleykoom, I was praying fajr prayer by myself (I missed the jama'a prayer) and while I was sitting, instead of saying the tahiyya I began reciting surat ilfatiha. Out of habit, I said astaghfirillah and then said the tahiya and continued from there until I finished the prayer. Is saying astaghfirillah in prayer during a sequence where there.. More

  • Prayer in a Mosque Built on a Usurped Land Date: 27-3-2022

    Can I perform salath in a mosque, which was build on a land taken forcefully from the owner. .. More

  • Praying ‘Asr in the Mosque Late with the Hanafi Madh'hab Date: 3-2-2022

    Assalamu walaikumI originally used the hanifa opinion to do wudu but then I found out that their way of Rubbing the arm (the wrist to the elbow or something like that) is wrong does that mean all salah I’ve performed with the hanifa version of wudu invalid also the mosque I go to is I think hanifa as their online prayer timetable shows the later asr.. More

  • The Correct Time for Fajr and ‘Isha Prayers and Relying on Calendars Date: 9-6-2021

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاتهWhat is the correct Fajr (and Isha) setting on our smart devices? Most mosques use 18 degrees but I've read that the twilight at that stage cannot be seen with the naked eye (astronimical twilight). .. More

  • A Girl and Her Brother Praying in the Same Row Behind an Imaam Date: 23-9-2020

    AssalamualaikumIs it accepted to pray salah in congregation alongside younger brother who probably didn't reach puberty yet or should i pray next to him while leaving a gap between our bodies and with prayer mats next to each other? .. More

  • He Missed Prayers for 22 Years Date: 12-7-2020

    Salam ew aalykum ew rahmet allah ew barakatuhu, I want to ask if I owe 22 years of prayers what time of the day do I have to provide them, morning or after each prayer of the 5 prayer times meaning after I finish the “FARED” of each prayer of the day then I start praying my old ones. Can I pray in the MORNING when I have my most energy as many.. More

  • A Repentant Apostate Makes Up Missed Prayers Date: 12-1-2020

    السلام عليكم و رحمة الله وبركاته.. My question is : If a person commited kufr, and he wants to repeat his prayers and fasts. How to repeat the prayers? Can we pray after asr (disallowed time to pray) ? Can we pray alot, maybe like 20 prayers (4 days worth of prayers) in one time, or more? Does the prayers have to be in orders.. More

  • Prayed 2 Years Without Ritual Purity Date: 11-12-2019

    As Salamu alaykum wr wb, this issue has been bothering me for some time. I'm a revert and started praying my salah maybe 2 years ago. In the beginning there were some things I did wrong during salah like not covering my head properly and not pronouncing the Arabic correctly, however I was still learning. There was this one period of time I would do.. More

  • Delaying Making Up a Missed Prayer Date: 8-4-2019

    If someone misses Fajr unintentionally and wakes up after sunrise but sleeps again deliberately and prays it later, will his prayer be valid, will he come under the same ruling as whom scholars have said about that deliberately missing the prayer or this matter is a little broader in scope (as he deliberately didn't sleep till sunrise) ? .. More

  • Optional Prayers Do Not Make up For Obligatory Prayers Date: 10-12-2018

    I haven’t prayed for about 1 and a half years is it better for me to start to pray qaza to make up for prayer I missed or just pray non muakaddah sunnah everyday if I pray same extra Rakats per day .. More

  • Very Unpunctual and Misses a Lot of Prayers Date: 3-12-2018

    Salaam ‘Alaykum.I am a person that is generally unpunctual for more or less everything and specifically unpunctual when it comes to praying on time. So I miss a lot of my prayers a lot of the times, quite honestly. The whole unpunctuality problem started off from waswasah and now very rarely am I able to pray all five prayers on time. However, I recently.. More

  • Unable To Wake Up For Fajr Prayer Date: 25-11-2018

    Assalamu'alaikum wa rahmatullahDear Shaykh No matter how much I try I am unable to wake up for Fajar. Furthermore, I am suffer from extreme laziness in morning that I am even unable to do my studies prior to midnoon. I feel I am spiritually sick and I am suffering spiritual disease. Please guide what should I do? I really want to make Fajar regular.. More

  • She Prays Fajr 15 Minutes before Sunrise Date: 23-10-2018

    Assslam Alikum Shaikh, hope this reaches you in the best of health and emaan. I am writing this question on behalf of my wife on the importance of praying fajr at an early time. Alhumdullilah she is a practicing Muslim and she is knowledgeable about the deen. Since we had a baby, she doesn’t get a proper sleep since the baby wakes up many times throughout.. More

  • Scholars Differed About the Ruling on Abandoning the Prayer Date: 7-10-2018

    Asalaam alaikum. i know islamweb hold opinion abandon salah is minor kufr so i thought you were right people to ask. I wanted to ask how do the majority of scholars reconcile their view that abandon salah is minor kufr with these narrations. Could you please explain how they would intrepret the following ayat and narrations.1. Surah maryam ayah 59-60-.. More

  • Praying Part of a Prayer During its Prescribed Teme Date: 11-7-2018

    suppose, i am returning home from my office in running bus on road while maghrib time running. bus is running and if i get down for prayer, bus may not wait for me and it will be hard for me to catch local bus and then return home as it is long distance. in that case what should i do? should i pray in bus though there is hardly scope for pray standing,.. More