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Rules of Salaah for a Musaafir (traveller)

  Nasihah (Advice): The hundred stages in Jannah   Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: …“In Jannah there are a hundred stages which Allah has prepared for those who fight in His Cause; and the distance between any two of those stages is like …

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Forgetting a sajdah nullifies the Salaah?

Question AssalaoAlikum,   What do I do if I forget one of the 2 sajdahs during a rakat of farz namaz. Is a sajdah sahw enough for this or should I repeat my prayer?   JazakAllah Khairan Kaseera (question posted as received)   Answer In the Name of Allah, the …

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Is there Qadha/Fidyah for Salaah missed while unconscious

  Nasihah (Advice): The Best of Deeds   Sayyiduna Abdullah bin Mas’ud Radhiyallahu Anhu reports, “I asked the Messenger of Allah Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam which deed was the best. He Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam replied, ‘Salaah at its appointed time.’” (Muslim)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer:   A family …

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Holding the Staff during the Jumuah Khutbah

  Nasihah (Advice): The power of Zikr in the eradication of sin   Sayyiduna Anas Bin Maalik Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam passed by a tree with dry leaves, so he struck it with his staff, making the leaves fall. Then he said: “Indeed, (the recital of) ‘All …

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How long does a latecomer have to sit for before completing his missed rakaats?

Nasihah (Advice): The duration of postures in Salaah   Sayyiduna Bara Radhiyallahu Anhu reports, “The Ruku’ (bowing), Sajdah (prostration), Qiyaam (standing after the bowing) and Qa’dah (the sitting in between the two prostrations) used to be approximately equal (in duration).” (Bukhari)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer:   If a latecomer joins the …

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Duaa in Salah

Question I am really confused about how to make duaa for salat and i have many doubts? (Read the entire thing to understand what i am saying has it is not in right order) Are we allowed to make duaa after fard prayer and by that i mean like for …

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Alternate Duas for Witr Salaah

Nasihah (Advice): The last prayer of the night   Sayyiduna Abdullah Bin Umar RadiyAllahu Anhu reports that Nabi Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “Make Witr your last prayer at night.” (Abu Dawood)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer:   Q.I find it hard to remember Dua e Qunoot for the witr Salaah. I …

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Tawaaf and the Salaah of Tawaaf after Fajr and Asr

Nasihah (Advice): Nafl Salah after Fajr and Asr   Sayyiduna Ibn Abbaas Radhiyallahu Anhuma narrates that a group of reliable people testified before me, and amongst them was Umar Radhiyallahu Anhu, and he was the most reliable in my eyes, reported that, “Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam forbade praying (Nafl, Sunnats etc.) after …

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Unnecessary Sajdah Sahw

Nasihah (Advice): Forbearing and Wise   Sayyiduna Abu Saeed Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said: “No one is forbearing unless he himself has made a mistake. No one is wise unless he himself has been tested.” (Tirmidhi) ________________________________________________   Question and Answer:   Aslm. If I make said sahw when …

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Children in the Masjid

Nasihah (Advice): Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam’s Consideration for Others   Abdullah bin Abi Qatada narrated from his father who said, “The Prophet Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam said, ‘When I stand for prayer, I intend to prolong it but on hearing the cries of a child, I cut it short, as …

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