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  • Women not allowed to call athaan or iqaamah for men Date: 22-3-2016

    Islam forbids women from calling the azan and reciting the Quran in the presence of men. Is that true? Can a woman recite the Quran in front of her husband or other male family members? .. More

  • Pronunciation mistakes in iqaamah do not invalidate prayer Date: 11-2-2016

    What is the ruling on the iqaamah when someone is saying hayya alassalaat instead of saying salaah or salati (and then continue)? .. More

  • Repeating after the mu'aththin if he mispronounces the athaan Date: 25-1-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh. The muezzin in our mosque pronounces the azan very badly. He elonges some things in such a way that the meaning is changed. Is it still prescribed for me to repeat his words? Please note that he has already been advised but does not listen to those advising him. .. More

  • The Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, called the athaan and the iqaamah Date: 13-12-2015

    Did the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,ever call the azan? If yes, please provide a reference. .. More

  • Should one repeat the Azaan upon hearing it on the television or radio? Date: 24-8-2015

    I may listen to the Azaan on television before its due time in our town. Should I repeat the Azaan upon listening to it on television? Should I also recite the supplication after the Azaan? Will I receive the reward for repeating the Azaan in such a case? .. More

  • Not every Hadeeth was said in a specific context Date: 24-8-2015

    What are the circumstances and specific context in which this Hadeeth was said? It was reported on the authority of ‘Abdullaah ibn ‘Amr ibn Al-‘Aas, may Allaah be pleased with him, that the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, said: "When you hear the Muezzin, repeat what he says and then invoke blessings on me, for everyone who invokes.. More

  • Whoever is prevented from repeating the azan receives the complete reward for it Date: 24-8-2015

    I have a problem that whenever I hear the Azaan, I feel a sudden urge to relieve myself and I cannot hold it until after the Azaan, although I may have been just coming out of the toilet the very minute of calling the Azaan. I feel sad that I do not listen to the Azaan while in the bathroom and feel as if I am committing a misdeed. Could you please.. More

  • Saying 'La Ilaha Ila Allaah' in a loud voice when the Muezzin pronounces it in the Iqaamah Date: 24-8-2015

    When the Muezzin calls the Iqaamah (second, small call to prayer) of the prayer, some fellow Muslims say 'La Ilaha Illa Allaah' in a loud voice. The Imaam objected to this, saying that this action does not belong to Islam and is not authentically proven to have been done by the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, or his Companions,.. More

  • The rule determining the interval between the Azaan and the Iqaamah Date: 23-8-2015

    A disagreement occurred in the neighborhood mosque between the volunteer Imaam, who is not a regular appointed Imaam, and a number of worshippers regarding the time of the Fajr prayer. The Imaam believes that the prayer should be offered twenty-five minutes after the time set by the calendar in order to attain surety that the time of true dawn has actually.. More

  • Ruling on changing a television channel while the Azaan is being broadcasted Date: 23-8-2015

    Is it permissible to change a television channel while the Azaan is being broadcasted? Is it permissible to perform prayer after the Azaan has been broadcasted on television but has not been called in the mosque yet? .. More

  • His legs trembed when he was calling the Athaan Date: 22-7-2015

    As Salam Alaykoum,Recently I would get lots of Waswas from shaytan and I tried removing them by reading, hearing learning the Quran eveyday and learning more about the dinn and going to the masjid for almost every prayer when possible. A couple a days ago when entering the masjid the mu'adheen wasn't there so a elderly told me to make adhan. (I am currently.. More

  • Athaan can be recited with or without pause between each pair of Takbeer Date: 27-1-2015

    Assalamu alaikum. Please let me know the correct pronunciation of takbir "Allahu akber Allahu akber" or "Allahu akberullahu akber' in Azan and Ikamah. Zazakallah. Md. Shahidullah .. More

  • Calling the Athaan with one's shoes on is permissible Date: 19-7-2014

    As-salaamu alaikum, One day I gave Azaan in Jamiat Ahl-ul-Hadeeth in Delhi. After Azaan one old man very angrily rebuked me for wearing sandals which pronouncing Azaan. He told me the same sandal you wear and go to toilet and here you are giving Azaan, you should have removed it! However, I gave Azaan outside of Masjid as it was customary and probably.. More

  • Time interval between Athaan and Iqaamah according to the Sunnah Date: 3-5-2014

    Assalaam u A'laikum, Brother. I just want to know that what is the sunnah of Prophet(peace be upon him) about 'TIME GAP' between Athan and Iqamah other than Maghrab Prayer. Jazzak Allah Khair. Wassalaam. .. More

  • The Athaan and Iqaamah of women who pray at home Date: 6-4-2014

    Assalaamualaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, 1. Regarding responding to Adhan: I am a female living in an area where I cannot hear the Adhan. At home, I use a calender for the times of the Salah. Before my Salah, should I repeat the Adhan (as if I could have heard it with the responses) even though I do not hear it? 2. Regarding the Iqamah: Should.. More