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Special Salaah,ibaadah for Meraj & Date of Meraj

  Nasihah (Advice): Sayyiduna Abu Dharr (Radiyallahu Anhu) reports that the Prophet of Allah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “Be conscious of Allah wherever you are, follow up a bad deed with a good deed it will wipe out the ill effects of the bad deed and interact with people with …

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Can one Imaam lead multiple Jamaats (congregations) for one Salaah?

Nasihah (Advice): A concise Salaah offered perfectly   Sayyiduna Anas Radhiyallahu Anhu reports: “Nabi Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam used to perform a concise Salaah but used to offer it in a perfect manner.” (Sahih Bukhari) ______________________________   Question and Answer:   Under the COVID – 19 restrictions, multiple Jamaats of 50 people …

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Can a person perform Nafl Salaah between the Azaan and Salaah of Fajr?

Nasihah (Advice): The reward for the Sunnah of Fajr Salaah   Sayyidatuna Aaisha Radhiyallahu Anha narrates that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam said, “The two Rak’aah (Sunnah) before the Fajr prayer are better than this world and all it contains.” (Sunan Tirmidhi) ________________________________________   Question and Answer:   Can a person perform …

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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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Leading Taraweeh Salaah on a chair

Nasihah (Advice): Standing and sitting during optional prayers   Sayyiduna Abdullah Bin Amr Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Nabi Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallamsaid: “The prayer of one who sits down (without a valid reason) is equivalent to half of the prayer of one who stands.” (Musnad Ahmad) ________________________________________________   Question and Answer: …

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Covid 19 – Taraweeh Guidelines

    How should Taraweeh Salaah be performed in Ramadaan with the lockdown restrictions in South Africa?   The performance of 20 Rakaats Taraweeh Salaah is an emphasised Sunnah (Sunnah Muakkadah) for both males and females during the month of Ramadaan. Given the current circumstance of the COVID-19 lockdown restrictions …

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COVID 19 – Jumuah Rulings

Khutbah for Jumuah   A concise, easy to read Khubah to be recited at the time of Jumuah can be found here. Jumuah venues should keep a few copies available for the ease of the Imaams performing the Jumuah Salaah. __________________________       In South Africa, gatherings of a 100 …

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What is the ruling and procedure regarding Qunoot e Naazilah?

Nasihah (Advice): Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam recited Qunoot for a whole Month Sayyiduna Abdullah Bin Amr Radhiyallahu Anhu reports that Nabi Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam said, “When the reciters of Qur’an (Qurra’) were martyred, Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam recited Qunoot for one month and I never saw him as sad as …

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Salah in Riyadul Jannah

Question Is there any specific reward for performing two rakʿat ṣalāh in Riyāḍ al-Jannah in Madīnah Munawwarah? Any particular intention that is advised when performing ṣalāh there? بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم Answer 1) The Prophet ﷺ said, “What is between my house and my pulpit is a garden from the gardens of …

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