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  • Praying alone or in congregation in the mosque Date: 9-8-2004

    Is it considered asin if you do not pray Jumu'ah" in the Masjid and pray alone at home without strong reason that stops you from going to the Mosque. So if it is not a sin is it 'Makrooh' or what? Please in the message that you are going to send, mention the name of the scholar that answers my question... More

  • Prays Jumu'ah and other prayers individually Date: 15-7-2004

    I study in a Christian school where the lunch break is between 12:00and 12:45. So I pray Zuhr and Friday prayer after 12:30 in the school without making Jama'ah. Is it permitted?.. More

  • Has an Exam Scheduled during Jumu'ah Prayer Date: 10-6-2003

    On Friday I have an exam which is 3 hours long. It starts from 11 to 2 pm; this means I will miss the Jumu'ah prayer. I need some advice to deal with this situation. .. More

  • Missing Friday Prayer for A Family Gathering Date: 13-5-2003

    We have annual gathering of my family which is going to be on Friday and distance from my home to the place of gathering is 120 km. On the place where we will going to gather there is no mosque. Is it permissible for me to miss Friday prayer, or family gathering which is once a year. .. More

  • Missing the Jumu'ah prayer Date: 27-4-2003

    I am working in foreign country and did not pray Jumu'ah for three months, instead I just pray regular Zuhr. No Muslims live in my city and Friday is a working day. I am afraid that this is Haram and I may stay here for several years without finding the chance to pray Jumu'ah (Friday). Really I am in trouble and I need your advice... More

  • Conflict between Friday Prayer and studies Date: 27-1-2003

    In my country we study on Friday,and we can't Pray. Sould I go pray or go to the school, knowing that if I do that I probably will be eliminated from a modul, that's mean that I'll not be able to take exams in the principal session but in the control session?.. More

  • Travel for Jumu’ah Prayer Is Difficult Date: 21-1-2003

    I am a Muslim who lives in the United States of America and the nearest mosque to me is 32 miles away or 40 minutes by car. Do I still have to go to Jumah prayer? Thank you. .. More

  • Friday Prayer and Study Time Date: 30-11-2002

    I am a student in England and the time of Friday prayer is the same as the studying time. What do I do please? .. More

  • Class Time Conflicts with Jumu'ah Prayer Date: 4-9-2002

    I am a student at one of the USA universities. I need one more semester to graduate. Next semester I have a time conflict between the Jumu'ah prayer time and the classes that I need. The first it has happened to me. What should I do? .. More

  • Unable to Attend Jumu'ah Prayer Sometimes Date: 20-1-2002

    What happens if I can't attend the Jumu'ah prayer? Can I pray Jumu'ah at home? I am only able to go to the mosque sometimes. .. More

  • Misses Friday Prayers because the Mosque is Very Far from Him Date: 27-9-2001

    I live alone with no Muslims working with me or nearby. I work in a place with no mosques around me. The nearest mosque is at least half an hour away from work (so 30 minutes to go and 30 minutes to return 1 hour). I only have 1 hour for lunch. How do I pray the Jumaah on Friday? I read a Hadith saying that if you miss 3 you aren't a Muslim any more... More

  • Missing the Friday Prayer Date: 25-9-2001

    How do I perform Friday prayer if I miss praying with the Jamat, according to Qur'an and Sunnah? .. More

  • Working during Jumu'ah Date: 24-7-2001

    I am working in a production company, friday also working day so I cannot attend the Jumua'h prayer so what is the solution the working at Jumua'h time is haram or not haram.. More

  • Difficulty Attending Friday Prayer Date: 10-5-2001

    I am staying in Japan to get a doctor degree in computer science. My question: I have a seminar on Friday in one university without any other Muslim; what can I do to pray Jumua'h? Is it possible to pray it with two person only, since I can ask my friend to go with me? Remark: There is another place for praying Jumua'h but it is far from the university.. More

  • His Boss Does Not Let Him Pray Friday Prayer Date: 21-2-2001

    I work in a factory five days per week (Monday-Friday) on the day shift. My boss will not allow me to pray the Jumu'ah (Friday) prayer in the mosque. He also does not accept my explanation that as a Muslim I must do so, and demands other proof. What can I tell him and what proof can you give me? .. More