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Is it permissible to sit and perform the Sunnah/Nafl Salaah?

  Nasihah (Advice): Standing and performing Salaah reaps the full reward   Sayyiduna Imraan Bin Husain Radhiyallahu Anhu reports – and he had suffered from piles – “I asked Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam about the Salaah of a person whilst sitting.” He said, “It is better for one to perform …

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Compensation for deceased missed sajdah tilawah?

  Nasihah (Advice): The length of the Rakaats in the Zuhr & Asr Salaah   Sayyiduna Abu Saeed Khudri Radhiyallaahu Anhu reports: We used to estimate how long Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam stood in the Zuhr and the Asr Salaah. We estimated that he stood in the first two Rakaats …

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Virtue of Praying Four Rakahs (Salatud Duha) in The Morning

Question Regarding the following Hadith, what is meant by “suffice”? Does it mean that Allah Ta’ala will protect one against misguidance and committing sins? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) has said: ‘Verily, Allah Ta’ala says: ‘O Son of Adam! Pray to me in the beginning of the day with four units …

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COVID 19 – Jumuah Rulings (June 2021)

  Khutbah for Jumuah  A concise, easy to read Khubah to be recited at the time of Jumuah can be found here. __________________________     1. Is it necessary that the five times Salaah takes place at a venue for Jumuah to take place there?   It is not necessary for …

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Proof for The Method of Sajdah For Females

Question Is there any proof from Hadith or from the statements of the Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) or Tabi’un regarding the Hanafi method of Sajdah for females?   Answer Hereunder are narrations on this topic: 1) The Tabi’i; Yazid ibn Abi Habib (rahimahullah) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once …

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The Imam Facing The Qiblah or Congregation After Salah

Question Why do some Imam’s turn around after every Salah and do adkhar whilst others don’t? Or some only after Fajr and ‘Asr. Is there a Sunnah to this?     Answer The ‘Ulama have mentioned that the qiblah (direction) of du’a is the sky. (That’s why the hands face …

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Authenticity of the Shortened Form of Salaatut Tasbeeh

  Nasihah (Advice): The Second House of Allah on Earth   Sayyiduna Abu Zarr Radhiyallahu Anhu reports: I asked, “O Messenger of Allah, “Which was the first Masjid built on earth?” He replied, “Al-Masjid Al-Haraam in Makkah.” I then asked, “Which was built next?” He said, “Al-Masjid Al-Aqsa in Jerusalem.” …

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One intention for twenty Rakaats Taraweeh Salaah

  Nasihah (Advice): Be patient in Salaah and be thankful to Allah   Sayyiduna Mugheerah Radhiyallahu Anhu says: Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam used to stand in Salaah till his feet or legs swelled. He was asked about it (i.e. the reason for offering such an unbearable Salaah) and He said, …

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