214 fatwas

  • Whoever doubts his prayer should make it up Date: 25-12-2012

    I underwent surgery for a polydactyl, to remove my extra finger. The time of the operation was at about 1am in the morning and the time of the Fajr prayer was at about 5am. My husband woke me to perform the Fajr prayer but I was semi-conscious due to the effects of the anesthesia. Although I had not regained full consciousness yet, I started the prayer.. More

  • Onset of menstruation during prayer time does not necessitate making it up Date: 25-12-2012

    I experienced menstrual pain before noon, but I did not start bleeding and the Thuhr prayer became due. I delayed the Thuhr Prayer until 1pm and, when I went to perform the prayer, I found that the bleeding had started. Is it a sin that I had delayed the Thuhr prayer that way? Am I to be blamed for delaying the prayer in such a case?.. More

  • Abandoning prayer during one’s honeymoon or at any time is a grave major sin Date: 25-12-2012

    Assalaamu Alaykum. Can we abandon prayer during the honeymoon because intercourse takes place more than once every day? Is it considered forbidden to abandon prayer in these days or Allaah might forgive us? Your quick reply is appreciated... More

  • Some matters that help one adhere to performing prayers Date: 24-12-2012

    I do not pray regularly. I feel extremely upset when I abandon prayers. What should I do to adhere to performing prayers? Please note that there are many influences and distractions including media and satellite channels... More

  • The sleeping person who utilizes the means but misses prayer because of sleeping Date: 24-12-2012

    I am facing a huge problem with regards to Fajr prayer as I rarely perform it on time. Have I become a disbeliever? I seek refuge with Allaah. If so. Should I perform Ghusl for prayer like the disbeliever who reverts to Islam? Kindly instruct me towards the means that would help me perform prayers on time. I adjust the alarm clock before sleeping,.. More

  • Making up for a missed prayer whose recitation is audible Date: 7-9-2012

    Salam alaikum, If someone misses an obligatory prayer that is to be recited audible due to sleep or forgetfulness and remembers it at a time when the prayers are to be said non-audible, how should the missed prayer be made up? Audible or non-audible? Salam alaikum.. More

  • Performing voluntary prayers before making up missed obligatory ones Date: 26-8-2012

    salam i have so many qadaa salaah. i don't remember their count. if i offer sunnat and navafil salaah without offering tha qadaa ones, will those sunnat and navafil prayers be acceptable? and also tell me if i just ask for Allah's forgiveness without offering qadaa ones, will it be acceptable? as i don't remember the count. those namaz got.. More

  • Making up missed 'Ishaa' and Witr prayers Date: 18-4-2012

    If i miss isha prayers and perform next day in the morning,how many rakaat should i pray And also should I pray Witr?.. More

  • Got busy with completing his Wudu until the time for prayer elapsed Date: 5-4-2012

    Assalamu alaykum, if you follow the opinion that anybody who misses one prayer out of laziness will be considered as a disbeliever. Does it constitute kufr if you are short in time, because the time of prayer is nearly over and you do your wudoo calmly and don't do only the obligatory parts of wudoo (for example you wash your body parts.. More

  • Missed prayer and remembered after performing next prayer Date: 1-3-2012

    if you missed fajr salaah and you only remembered after reading zuhr salaah, will ur zuhr salaah be accepted. if you happen to be imaam for the zuhr salaah do the musalees need to repeat salaah.. More

  • Punishment for leaving Friday prayer Date: 7-2-2012

    I heard that there is a Hadeeth in which the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam (may Allaah exalt his mention), threatened that Allaah The Exalted will print the stamp of hypocrisy on the heart of the person who intentionally leaves the Friday prayer three successive times. Could you please provide the explanation of this Hadeeth. Will such.. More

  • He unknowingly used to perform prayer after wet dream without Ghusl Date: 10-8-2011

    Sir, I have just recently learned that ghusl becomes obligatory after wet dreams. There has been many circumstances when i washed myself up but didn't bath after a wet dream and then said my prayers. And I have totally no idea how many prayers I have performed in this state in my whole lyf. Plz state the ruling on how to make up for these prayers... More

  • He missed many prayers at the time he did not believe in Allaah Date: 1-8-2011

    Assalamo'alekom, i became a good muslim just six months ago, before than i have never prayed or fasted in my whole life (by the way i'm 20 years old) and i didn't really beleive in God's existance, but slowly i begin to see videos on the internet about islam and miracles of the Quran and then i realised that islam is really the truth, my question.. More

  • A quick manner to make up the prayers missed for years Date: 13-7-2011

    some scholars are in opinion that if a person has missed his salah for about 30 years or 40 years and if he is not able to make up of missed salah then he can shorten his missed salah in following way :- 1) without recitng bismillah before surat fatiha and other surat 2)saying subhan rabbiyal azeem and subhan rabbiya aala just once in bowing and prostration.. More

  • Denying the obligation of prayer is disbelief Date: 27-1-2011

    There is someone saying that there are only two (obligatory) daily prayers, not five, and that there is no special prayer on Friday? Can we declare him a disbeliever?.. More