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  • Is it permissible for the Imam to make Dhikr or supplication in his silence after the recitation of Al-Faatihah? Date: 9-4-2023

    Assalamu alikumAllah azzavajjal may accept your dawat.Sir I have a question that in our Majid our imam reciting some thing in sala after fathiha Sura and before regular Sura it an innovation..or give me an authentic reference for the sameJazZakalla .. 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

  • The Sufficient Amount to Be Recited in Prayer after Al-Faatihah Date: 28-9-2021

    We know that in prayer we have to recite at least three little or one big ayah what are the bug ayahs and what are the small ones .. More

  • Has Whispers about Pronouncing Al-Faatihah Correctly and about Prayer Date: 25-8-2020

    As salam alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, i have got a question concerning the invalidation of Salat when two letters are articulated: I have recently learned how to pronounce Al-Fatiha correctly. I strive very hard to pronounce it correctly that i repeat some words until I am sure that I have done so. But this leads to the situation that i get.. More

  • Repetition of Al-Faatihah or Tashahhud Does Not Invalidate Prayer Date: 8-10-2019

    Assalam alaikum, Does repeating Fatiha or tashahud deliberately sometimes more than once invalidate Salah especially if the person suffers from doubts in nearly every Salah. Jazakallahu khair .. More

  • Reciting Al-Faatihah Behind the Imam Date: 6-3-2019


  • Silent or loud recitation for person praying individually Date: 2-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I asked a question about the prayer some days ago and received this: My question, however, was not really answered, as the response I got from you talks about the congregational prayer, and not one's individual prayer by themselves... More

  • Mistake in Al-Faatihah in prayer Date: 12-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I made a mistake in Al-Faatihah during the prayer. Instead of saying An-‘Amta (starting with the letter Alif), I said ‘An-‘Amta (starting with the letter ‘Ayn) in the verse "Siraat Al-Ladheena An-‘Amta ‘Alayhim." Does this distort the meaning, causing my prayer to be invalid, or is it still valid? May Allah reward you. .. More

  • Reciting the Faatihah silently before imaam in congregational prayer Date: 10-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Scholars. There is a difference of opinion amongst the scholars as to whether reciting the Faatihah before the imam when he is reciting aloud is obligatory or not. What if I believe that it is recommended and I recite the Faatihah and I complete its recitation before the imam and say "Ameen" twice, one time with my recitation, and.. More

  • Repeating the letter ‘r’ in Takbeer and Faatihah in prayer Date: 29-10-2017

    If I do not do that roll/trill of the 'r' sound in the Takbeer (saying Allahu Akbar [Allah is Most Great]) or Surat Al-Faatihah even though I can, is my prayer still valid? .. More

  • Waswaas about correct pronunciation of letters in prayer Date: 17-7-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Please do not refer to other questions. It takes me about 10 times to pronounce the letter ‘Aayn correctly in Surah Al-Faatihah and the Tashahhud when I am praying by myself. It is often replaced with 'hamza'. Shall I keep repeating it till I get it correct, or shall I proceed? .. More

  • Difficulty pronouncing Athkaar in prayer Date: 14-5-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have difficulty pronouncing the Athkaar (pl. of Thikr [expressions of remembrance of Allaah]) silently. Therefore, most times, when I pray behind the imam, I am unable to complete the recitation of the Athkhaar before he moves on to the next position. That said, when this occurs, I sometimes try to force the recitation of the Athkhaarso.. More

  • Prayer of someone who cannot pronounce a letter correctly Date: 3-5-2017

    What is the ruling on pronouncing the letter Daal (corresponding to D in English) in a way that sounds to people like Taa’ (corresponding to T in English) while reciting Al-Fatihah? I sometimes pronounce it correctly as I keep on repeating the verses to the extent that I frequently miss bowing with the Imam. When I bowing, he would be prostrating.. More

  • Doubting making mistake in Faatihah in prayer Date: 13-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I asked a question regarding making mistakes in Surah Al-Faatihah during the prayer, and this is the answer that I received: "With regard to your second question, note that Allaah is Most Merciful and Most Kind to His slaves and that He does not burden a soul beyond its capacity. It is the duty of every Muslim to fear Allaah as.. More

  • Reciting verses from different Soorahs in same Rak'ah Date: 15-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. Would it be wrong or disliked, or perhaps an innovation if I recite those Soorahs (chapters) and verses that are used for healing sickness or magic during the prayer? I do not mean randomly reciting them, but specifically with the intention of obtaining an improvement in health or healing? May.. More