218 fatwas

  • Delaying the prayer Date: 27-9-2004

    I have a question which praying concern. I work nine hours and go in the evening to study at the university. I come therefore very late home. I pray then all day long after. Sometimes I do not pray also. I break off and begin then again. Now do I want to know whether is it better to stop completely until the day come when I pray regular? Or.. More

  • Making up for missed prayers in the Hereafter Date: 18-8-2004

    After Judgment if a Muslim intentionally missed some prayers, and didn't repent for that will he have to pray them while on boiling oil?.. More

  • Has many missed prayers to make up for Date: 10-8-2004

    My father has been praying Qada' (Missed) prayers for the prayers he missed in his grocery job. He works with two persons in his grocery store (he doesn't own the grocery store). His boss yells at him when he keeps the door closed at a small room to pray (since there are many customers).Everyone gets mad (the customers) since my dad is looking forward.. More

  • Misses Prayers to Become Professional Athlete Date: 29-7-2004

    My friend is an aspiring sportsman. Needles to say for his fitness sake he has to spend a lot of time practicing during the course of which he often misses some obligatory worship. He wants to know if he continues like this and becomes a professional sportsman would the earnings from his profession Halal? Answer in the light of Qur'an and Ahadith. Answer.. More

  • A man knows the religion but does not pray or practice Islam Date: 15-7-2004

    This is regarding "a grown matured adult" who already knows the Religion and its requirements (obligations, etc.) and knows very well the outcome of not following and practicing it. Basically, it is with regards toprayer. A Muslim male adult who, despite knowing the obligations of his religion and the punishments, still fails to perform daily.. More

  • Praying suprerogatory prayers while making up missed obligatory prayers Date: 13-7-2004

    What is said about keeping beard? I heard that some scholars said shaving beard is Haram want to know what are saying of Rasoolullaah, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, and Sahaabah? This is for my friend. He was told by someone that we have to do Sunnah only after finishing all our Fard' (compulsory) prayers which we missed before. Is.. More

  • Help to wake up for Fajr prayer Date: 1-7-2004

    My question is: What should I do to get up to perform the Salat of Fajr. I have tried many times but I am still not able to... More

  • Reward of Prayers and Voluntary Fasting Date: 29-6-2004

    1. What is the exact reward for praying all five prayers on time with all the Sunan Rawatib -and can you please tell me exactly how many Rak'ahs there are after each prayer 2. What is the reward for voluntary fasting? 3. What is the reward for learning Quran by heart? .. More

  • Praying Only on Jumu'ah Date: 28-6-2004

    I see some people around me, who pray only in Friday's -Jumu'ah. Is this a good thing to do? Someone told me, if you don't pray 5 times a day, better not to pray in Friday alone. Is this correct to do? What did Prophet say about people who pray only on Friday? .. More

  • Stressing the importance of prayer Date: 21-6-2004

    I know many people who have an attitude against prayer. Some say, "I'll pray when I feel ready", or "I will pray on my own intention; I don’t want anyone to tell me when I should start praying. I will feel, spiritually." - I hear the same type of reply with Hijab. How do I tell these people the importance of prayer?.. More

  • Does not pray and has various problems needing solutions Date: 27-4-2004

    My mother has some tension for some unexplained reason. What Qur'anic verses may help her with this problem? I used to pray from 3 - 5 times per day, but now I don't. How can I solve this matter? My father's business is declining and I think it is because of black magic. What is the solution?.. More

  • Husband does not pray Date: 26-4-2004

    I hereby write in request for an answer to a question that has been crossing my mind lately and I need some guidance for this is a serious matter and I need help. 3 years ago, I got married to my cousin whom I fell in love with and still do al-Hamdu Lillah, and one of the reasons that made me agree to bind with him through marriage was.. More

  • Giving up prayers Date: 24-4-2004

    I would like to know if there is any Hadith, saying that, we should not make funeral prayer ofa person whowas not praying in his life... More

  • Delaying the Prayer and Performing It Later Date: 21-4-2004

    What is the punishment for missing the Salah occasionally and replacing it later (Qazah)? .. More

  • Claims that studies conflict with prayers Date: 10-4-2004

    I am non-studying in the 12th grade. This means that I have to study much harder. My question is how could I study more and yet take care of my prayers and other acts of worship? Can, for instance, pray only 8 Rak'ah in Taraweeh and go back to studying, or should I pray 40 Rak'ah and neglect studying?.. More