2290 fatwas

  • Times of Muslim Prayers Date: 20-7-2000

    Why are Muslims obliged to pray at a certain time? Fajr, Thuhr, ‘Asr, Maghrib and ‘Isha. .. More

  • Wearing a tie while praying Date: 17-7-2000

    Assalamu Allaikum. While Praying is it ok to wear a tie?.. More

  • Voluntary Prayers Date: 6-7-2000

    WHAT DOES AL-NAWAFIL MEANS AND WHAT IS IT? .. More

  • Position of the Imam who leads the prayer Date: 21-6-2000

    In a mosque or any place, where (and how) is the position of the imam who leads the prayer? .. More

  • Female having feet uncovered during prayer Date: 9-6-2000

    Is it wrong for a female to leave her feet uncovered during the prayer? .. More

  • al-Awrah of the male Date: 8-6-2000

    Assalamu alaykum what is the opinion of the Islamic Fiqh schools about the boundary of (al-Awrah) for male? jazakum Allah khayran.. More

  • Night prayer; Reading Qur'an only or praying Date: 24-5-2000

    Can the Qiyaam al-Layl (Night prayer) be reading Quran only or does it have to be praying? .. More

  • Joined Prayer then Realized He Was not in a State of Ablution Date: 23-5-2000

    On joining a congregational prayer, I realized that I was not in a state of ablution (Wudu). What should one do: offer salaam and break Raka'h and do ablution and return or wait till the congregation is over and repeat the prayer? .. More

  • Praying Voluntary Prayers In Congregation Date: 5-5-2000

    A brother said that after completing Isha, voluntary prayers must be performed alone, not in congregation. Is it allowed to pray Tahajjud or part of it in congregation with others? .. More

  • Joining the prayer in Ruku Date: 27-4-2000

    I HAVE READ IN HADITH THAT THERE IS NO SALAT IF NOT RECITED SURAH FATIHA. IF ONE JOINS IN RUKU WILL HE HAVE TO REPEAT THE RAKAT? SOME PEOPLES SAY NOT TO REPEAT THE RAKAT. WHAT IS TRUE IN THE LIGHT OF QURAN AND HADITH? .. More

  • Praying at Proper Time Even in Strange Places Date: 2-4-2000

    I have asked about performing prayer while sitting in my laboratory because there is no space and I can`t pray in the public places in Japan because I don`t like to make misunderstanding about Islam or Muslims. You kindly answered me that I should perform the prayer in the correct manner. I want to confirm that for Muslim sisters who don`t have place.. More

  • In non-Muslim Country, Praying at Desk Sitting Date: 23-3-2000

    I am studying in Japan in one of its universities. As there is no place for prayer, I pray while I am sitting in my desk. Being in a non-Muslim country, I don't like to pray in the garden to avoid having a problem with bad people. Do you think I made the right decision? .. More

  • Sajda outside of Salah, except Tilawa Date: 22-3-2000

    Is SAJDA outside the SALAH allowed (of course except the SUJDA of TILAWA)?.. More

  • Praying in a moving car Date: 7-3-2000

    My aunty, most of the time, prays her salat (prayer) in travelling car (not stopped) and I think it is wrong because we change direction most of the time. She always says that intention counts the most. I agree but I think at least Farj should be prayed in parked car. Could you please give me hadith to respond to her? .. More

  • Praying in a mosque containing a grave in its Qiblah Date: 24-2-2000

    We live in a village that has only one mosque and this mosque contains a grave in its "Qiblah." What is the "hukum sharei" for praying in this mosque? .. More