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  • Surah Al-Mulk Can Be Recited at Any Part of Night to Get Protection from Torment of Grave Date: 18-5-2023

    Salams, is it sufficient for me to read Surah Al-Mulk by itself without reading Surah Sajdah for the benefit of the protection in the grave.As well is it okay for me to read Surah Al-Mulk in the Ishaa prayer, or sunnah prayer if I'm in the masjid. I say the first half of the Surah in the first Rakaah and second half in second Rakaah. I have heard some.. More

  • Reciting Surah Al Faatihah and Supplication Collectively at School Every Morning Date: 4-9-2022

    In my school every morning a person recites surah al fatiha and a dua and the rest of the people follow him. Is this (reciting al fatiha and the dua in congregation) something that is ok to do or is it an innovation? What if I am the one appointed to lead on some days, is that considered as helping in innovation? Please advise me so that I can follow.. More

  • Quran Holder Book Stand Is Not an Innovation Date: 9-6-2021

    Assalamu Alaikum. What is the ruling on the Quran stand as in the following image ( Is it considered a bid'ah? When would it be considered a bid'ah? Would it be considered a bid'ah if it is used when not needed? Jazak Allahu khairan. .. More

  • Setting a Specific Time of the Year for Reciting the Quran: Innovation Date: 2-4-2018

    what are the implication fixing the date for the Quran reading or recitation in each and every year? .. More

  • Not from Sunnah to say ‘Allah will bring it’ after last verse of Soorah Al-Mulk Date: 1-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. Is it true that it is from the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,to say, 'Alhamdulillaahi Rabbil-‘Aalameen' after reciting the last verse of Surah Al-Mulk or after reciting Surah Al-Mulk? May Allaah reward you, Shaykh. .. More

  • Waleemah for memorizing Quran Date: 22-6-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barkaatuhu. I would like to ask something. I come from a small village which has a large number of Muslims, but their knowledge of the religion is not that strong. They engage in many innovations and can never accept corrections, especially from an 18-year-old like me. There is this ceremony which they perform;.. More

  • Putting hands on ears while reciting Quran Date: 19-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. Why do some reciters (Qaris) keep their hands on their ears and after some time put their hands on their face? .. More

  • Ruling on specifying a day for Quran recitation Date: 9-1-2014

    As-Salaamu alaykum,Is it a Bid‘ah to gather in the mosque after the Maghrib prayer each Friday to learn Quran recitation or Tafseer? Is it a Bid‘ah to do so on a specific day and time, as indicated in a Fatwa by Shaykh Al-Islam Ibn Taymiyyah? This seems to be contradicted by the situation of some Shaykhs who set a definite timetable for giving religious.. More

  • This method of reading Soorah Yaa Seen is Bid'ah Date: 29-5-2013

    Someone told me to read Surah Yaseen after 2 rakhas of Sunah prayer in fajr in such a manner i.e " start yaseen and read till 1st mobeen, then start again and read till 2nd on till the 7th mobeen" after this pray 2 rakhas of fard prayer of fajr. Do this for 7 days and whatever need we have from Allah swt it will be fullfilled. Plz. let me.. More

  • No proof for reading Soorah Al-Ikhlaas a thousand times a day Date: 18-2-2013

    The Prophet (PBUH) said that reciting Surah Ikhlas equals one third of the Quran. In another hadith he said that no one would be able to surpass the person who recites SubhanAllahi wabihamdi 100 times in the morning and 100 times in the evening except for one who does more. I recite SubhanAllahi wabihamdi 100 times in the morning and 100 times in the.. More

  • Opening the Mus-haf for good omens is impermissible Date: 8-3-2012

    Is it permissible to seek good omen by opening the Mus-haf randomly?.. More

  • Specifying some Quranic verses to be recited on a particular day of the week Date: 4-12-2011

    In India there is small booklet called MANZIL which priscribes some ayats of quran to be read on each day of week , what is your openinon regarding this? .. More

  • Collective recitation of the Quran Date: 11-4-2011

    In my country people recite the Quran collectively and rapidly after the Morning and Afternoon prayers. I know they do not do this for the sake of learning. My question is: was the Quran recited that way at the time of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam?.. More

  • Beginning the school day with Surah al-Faatihah Date: 18-1-2010

    Assalamualaikum! In my school, we have been reciting surah Fatiha every morning before beginning our lessons, for the past 21 years. But this year they have stopped it saying that the kuthubul haja's the dua to be recited before starting the lessons. Is it okay to stop doing this and can you please suggest which one (Surah Fatiha/ Kuthubul Hajah) ,.. More

  • Swaying back and forth while reciting the Quran Date: 21-4-2009

    Assalamu alaikum, is there any hadiths on swaying forward and back when reading quran or when doing zikr? Is it an innovation? Few Tabligh Jamattis think its allowed and its not a sin but rather they are being targetted for their good actions.. Please advice Jazakamullah khairun.. More