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Durood Sharif in Salah

  Nasihah (Advice): Sayyiduna Thaubaan (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “Do not cause harm to the servants of Allah and do not find fault in them nor should you search for faults in them. Whoever deliberately looks for faults in his fellow Muslim, …

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QnA on Salaah

QnA Snapshots: Get to know your Salaah Cii Radio | 19 May 2014/19 Rajab 1435 Mufti Ak Hoosen Where does the name Salaah come from and why do we call our prayer Salaah? In the Arabic language we find the word Assalaah which comes from the word Assila – Silatur Rahim is the joining of family ties, between siblings …

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Standing after the Imaam’s Salaam

  Question and Answer:   Q. Regarding Salaah, if a Musalli (person following the Imam) joins the Imaam in salaah after the first rakaah has already been read, should the Musalli get up, to complete the missed rakaah, after the Imam completes both salaams or after the Imam’s first salaam …

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Clothing below the ankles in ruku for males?

  Question and Answer:   Q. Sometimes during ruku and sajdah mu kurtah goes below my ankles,but when I am standing it is above my ankles. Is this ok?     (Query published as received)   This is permissible. The prohibition of the clothing being below the ankles for males …

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Collective Dua after the Fard Salāh?

Question: Is it permissible for the Imām to make a collective dua after the Fard Salāh? Answer: Although congregational Dua after Farḍ Ṣalāh is not explicitly proven from any Ḥadīth, this much is proven that it is a time when Duas are accepted, also the virtues of collective Dua have been proven …

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Sneezing Duahs in Salaah

Jamiatul Ulama KZN Daily Q&A   Nasihah (Advice): Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “When one of you sneezes, he should say Alhamdulillah (all praise is to Allah) and the person near him should say Yarhamukallah (may Allah have mercy on you). Upon hearing …

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At which point does a person become a Musafir

Nasihah (Advice): The lofty position of the Mu’azzin:   Sayyiduna Mu’awiyah (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that he heard the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) say: “The people with the longest necks on the day of Qiyamah will be the Mu’azzins”. (Sahih Muslim, Hadith#: 387)   The commentators of Hadith explain that what is …

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Compensation for missed Salaah after a person’s demise

Nasihah (Advice): What benefits a person after his demise? The Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “When a person passes away, all his actions cease except for three: a) Sadaqah Jaariyah (perpetuating charity), b) knowledge which he imparted and is now being benefited from or c) a righteous child …

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Time of full Salaah for a Musafir?

Nasihah (Advice): Abu Hurayrah (radhiyallahu anhu) relates that Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) said, “He who works hard (to fulfil the needs) of widows and the poor is like a warrior in the Path of Allah.” The narrator thought that Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) also said, “and he is like the …

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A Latecomer joining the congregation?

Learn the Sahaabah Series: The Quranic recitation of Abu Bakr Radhiyallahu Anhu Sayyiduna Abu Bakr Radhiyallahu Anhu used to recite Quran in a most beautiful and heartrending manner. It was so captivating that the idol-worshipping women and children of Makkah would surround his home to listen with rapt attention to …

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