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  • Offering the prayer in congregation in the mosque is not specific to Ramadan Date: 24-8-2014

    In our place many people pray and fast in Radaman regularly and the mosque is always full. But we cannot see these people near Mosque after 30th of Ramadan. What we can say and think about them? One of our Imams said we should not talk anything about their behavior, and if we talk our prayer during the whole year will go waste. Is it right? Also in.. More

  • Friday prayer is valid in villages and cities Date: 25-7-2014

    I asked you the following questions... 1. What are the differences between Jaame masjid in the town or city and the masjid in the village area where five time daily prayer done ? 2. Is it permissible to pray friday prayer in the village area mosque ? Pls give me a clear answer because it is very urgent.... But you refered me the previously answered.. More

  • Can a woman offer the friday prayer at home? Date: 15-1-2014

    Is it permissible for a woman to offer the Friday prayer at her home? How many Rak‘ahs should she pray?.. More

  • Jumu‘ah (Friday) prayer for one who works in the desert Date: 15-1-2014

    Our work necessitates that we stay for a month in the desert and then we take a vacation. Is the Jumu‘ah prayer obligatory or recommended for us during this period of work? .. More

  • Traveling to another locality for the Friday prayer Date: 15-1-2014

    There is only one mosque in our village in which the Friday prayer is held. However, the prayer is delayed and not performed until shortly before the ‘Asr (i.e. afternoon) prayer under the pretext of making matters easy for those who are unable to catch the prayer on time. This is because of the western system of study and work which we adopt in our.. More

  • A woman praying the Friday prayer inside her house which is next to the mosque Date: 15-1-2014

    My house is next to a mosque. Is it permissible for me to pray the Friday prayer behind the Imaam of the mosque while I am inside my house behind the door which is right next to the mosque? Thank you and As-Salaamu ‘Alaykum wa Rahmatullaahi wa Barakaatuh. .. More

  • He works on a ship and cannot pray Jumu'ah Date: 28-12-2013

    Salaam Alikum, I work on a ship andI have no way of going to the Masjid since my ship is in the middle of the ocean. So can I download some kutbas from YouTube and for Jumma watch the khutba in my room and pray two rakat? I feel bad that I can't pray jumma and don't know what else to do .. More

  • Holding two Friday prayers in same area if Masjid is too narrow Date: 30-10-2013

    Assalamu Alikum Respected Sir, I am to request that a building was allotted by Govt to bar Association Srinagar ( Lawyers association).One of the Halls of building is used by members of association for offering Salah in congregation. but only for Zuhar and Asar,.However no Salah is performed on Sundays and other holidays. The Bar members want to start.. More

  • Catching up with Imaam in Tashahhud in Friday prayer Date: 18-2-2013

    dear sheik,for research purpose i want you to provide me the Ahnaaf evidence for saying that if one catch the imam in tashahhud in jumuah prayer he needs to offer 2 raka'ah only. .. More

  • His Masjid holds Jumu'ah prayer at time of 'Asr Date: 13-1-2013

    Salaam, I have a problem regarding salaatul-jumu'ah. My local masjid prays the salaatul-jumu'ah at around 1:35-1:40pm and finish around 1:50pm because they think that 'Asr starts at approximately 2:10. However, this masjid is wrong in their prayer times owing to where they get their information. All other mainstream masaajid start Asr at 1:40. I have.. More

  • The voice of the Imaam was not heard during the Friday prayer Date: 25-12-2012

    During the Friday prayer, electricity was cut off. Those who prayed outside the Masjid could not hear or see the Imaam. One of them advanced and led them in the Friday prayer while the Imaam led another congregational prayer inside the Masjid. What is the ruling on the congregation outside the Masjid? May Allaah reward you... More

  • Ruling on one who missed the Friday prayer due to sleep Date: 24-12-2012

    What is the ruling on missing the Friday prayer due to sleep?.. More

  • The intention for the Friday prayer Date: 21-9-2012

    Assalamu Alaikum, what is the intention made for the Jumu’ah prayer? .. More

  • Preventing people from attending the Friday prayer because of crowdedness of the mosque Date: 25-11-2010

    Assalamu alaikum.Here in India during Jumuah the Mosques are so filled(though there are plenty of Mosques here, infact even 1km. apart) that people have to pray on road leading to road blocks and other difficulties especially being in a plural society creates ill feelings among them.Can this problem be solved if Scholars give a Fatwa once Mosques.. More

  • Why Friday prayer is only two Rak'ahs Date: 2-11-2010

    Salaam Alaikum, Why 2 rakats of Zuhar prayer are reduced on Fridays? Is it correct that it is done to accommodate Juma Khutba on Fridays. Jazak Allah.. More