556 fatwas

  • Saying “Li Rabi al-Hamd” after Rising from Rukoo’ Date: 16-3-2023

    As-salamu ‘alaykum. I understand that saying “rabbana laka l-hamd” is fard after rising from ruku‘ according to some scholars. But I read in some sahih hadiths that Nabiyy salla llahu ‘alayhi wa-s-sallam sometimes repeated the phrase “li-rabbi l-hamd” after rising from ruku‘. If I say that and not “rabbana laka l-hamd” would it fulfill.. More

  • Sufficient and Shortest Form of Sending Blessings upon the Prophet in Prayer Date: 15-3-2023

    Can i say "sallallahu alayhi wa sallam" instead of the dorud e ibrahim? in the salah after the tashahud, in the final sitting. .. More

  • Interrupting an Obligatory Prayer Thinking That He Did Not Fulfill Khushoo’ Date: 15-3-2023

    Sometimes, in the middle of my fardh prayer, I feel like I'm going too fast and that I'm not focusing on the prayer. Is it ok to leave in the middle of the prayer and start it again right away with more khushooh or should I renew my intention in the original prayer and continue? .. More

  • Sufficient Form of Sending Blessings Upon the Prophet in Prayer Date: 12-3-2023

    Is saying "Allahumma salliala Muhammada waAla Aali Muhammad" enough to fulfill the Sunnah of sending blessings on the prophet, and is it allowed to say this in prayer after Al-Attahiyat? .. More

  • When to Say the Takbeer when Moving from One Position to the Other Date: 4-2-2023

    Assalaamu ‘Alaykum. I saw a hadith from Sunan An-Nasa’i about Abu Hurairah saying takbir when he stood up after two rak'ahs, after saying the Tashahhud. If I join the congregation in the second Rakah, should i say Takbir upon standing after this Tashahhud or the Tashahhud in the last Rakah for the Imam which is the second to last one for me, or.. More

  • Ruling on Hesitation in Interrupting the Prayer Date: 7-8-2022

    Does intention to break the salah, or wavering on whether to break the salah, break the salah? Specifically in the Maliki and Hanafi schools. For example, if I decide to end salah prematurely, is my salah automatically nullified, even if I did not take any actions? What if during prayer, I think about whether to break the salah, and then decide against.. More

  • Prostration of Forgetfulness for Doubting the First Tashahud Date: 7-8-2022

    I was doubtful on wether or not I have said attashhud at the first sitting after the second rakah and did prostration of forgetfulness before assalam (ending the prayer), but was still doubtful on whether that will suffice, so I stood up (still before assalam) and did one rakah to replace the mistake I think I made. Is my salah still valid?And what.. More

  • Praying Qunoot During Hard Times Date: 1-8-2022

    In the hanbali madhab we are supposed to pray qunut during Fajr and other prayers if there's a time of nawazil. If I understood correctly. What is and isn't nawazil? .. More

  • Making a Mistake in the Intention of the Prayer Date: 31-7-2022

    Assalamu alaykum. Suppose I being Imam say takbir and the followers behind me also say takbir and start zuhr salah. But after a while I remembered that i had made a mistake in my niyyah. So I say takbir again but in low voice and start praying from the begining. But the followers dont know that fact. Is the salah of mine and the followers valid? .. More

  • The Prayer is not Invalidated by Repeating Tashahhud Date: 20-6-2022

    Asalam alaikum I made a mistake while reciting tashahud and i repeated it immediately Is my prayer still valid? .. More

  • Teacher Fining It Hard to Observe Prayer on Time Date: 27-3-2022

    Hello,I’ve a quick question.I’m a teacher and I want to pray consistently. Sadly this is not possible as I only got 10 min pauses in between my classes. I can’t pray five times a day properly and I really don’t want to delay my prayer. What can I do? Is it allowed to redo prayer afterwards?Thanks .. More

  • Supplicating against One’s Own Self Date: 5-12-2021

    If somebody said to Allah that He should not accept their dua if they steal item X and then they steal X, do they have to return item X for Allah to accept their dua? I understand that stealing is a serious sin and the item needs to be returned for Allah to forgive the person, but I am more asking whether the person needs to return the item specifically.. More

  • Pauses While Reciting Al-Fatihah Date: 23-11-2021

    I read in a Fatwa that the recitation of the al fatiha is invalidated if you make a too long pause while reading it. How long is that pause and is the ruling the same for other parts of Salah? When i feel that i mispronounced something i sometimes take a short break probably not more than 10 seconds to decide whether it's just waswas or an actual mistake,.. More

  • Reciting the Qunoot Supplication in Witr Daily Date: 22-11-2021

    I have two things I would like to ask: Firstly, is it wrong to recite the dua qunoot daily in witr or to make it long? and Secondly, there is a hadith which says there are 3 people whom Allah has promised help and one of them is the one who marries to keep himself chaste but does this also apply to the one who intends to do so in order to keep himself.. More

  • Not Pronouncing a Letter Properly When Sending Salutation Upon Prophet in Tashahhud Date: 19-10-2021

    As Salaamu Alaikum Wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu.While praying fajr and during sending salutation upon Prophet ? I by mistakely recited ح with this ه in last phrase I paused for 2-3 seconds and repeated last phrase . does it affect Salah .. More