267 fatwas

  • 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

  • Prayer with trousers, jeans Date: 28-12-1999

    Can we pray in trousers and jeans, considering the 'awra covered or do we have to cover it with a pullover, for example, because it's not enough? What is the status of the salah because in kouffar countries we work in trousers and many people don't pray with qamis and in soujoud we can distinguish 'awra, unless wearing very large trousers? .. More

  • Praying in the wrong direction Date: 18-11-1999

    I was praying for 1 month in the wrong direction (not toward the Qiblah). I used a compass, but it gave me the wrong direction. Do I have to repeat the prayers of that month or anything else? .. More

  • Time of Maghrib Prayer Date: 9-10-1999

    The time of maghrib: when does it start and end? Is there a set time for it, and is there a time when it is makrouh? .. More

  • Issues Related to the Fajr, ‘Isha and Witr Prayers Date: 20-9-1999

    My question is about the Isha prayer. Why did the Prophet say that if it was not hard on my people I would have ordered them to delay the Isha prayer. and specially for women? please explain . the second part of my question: suppose I am outside and the Isha prayer came is it O.K. if I pray it when I go home and it is still during the Isha time (i.e.. More

  • Time of Isha prayer Date: 20-9-1999

    My question is about the Isha prayer. Why did the Prophet say that if it was not hard on my people I would have ordered them to delay the Isha prayer and especially for women? Please explain . Second question: if I am outside and the Isha prayer came, is it O.K. if I pray it when I go home and it is still during Isha time (i.e before 12 a.m.)? ls.. More

  • Delaying Isha prayer Date: 1-9-1999

    I know the hadeeeth which says that a woman can delay the Isha prayer. Why is it preferable to delay it? Another thing, suppose I have some friends and we are sitting and the prayer time came for Isha and i kept sitting with them for about an hour (still in the time of Isha), is this delay OK, or should I leave them and pray immediately? If so, why.. More

  • Praying in Underwear Date: 29-8-1999

    Is it possible to pray only in underwear? .. More

  • When to start the prayer Date: 15-8-1999

    When could you start to pray? Is it at the start of the Azan or after it?.. More

  • Wearing swimming shorts Date: 15-8-1999

    Q.1.Can we wear swimming shorts during the swimming, as it does not cover the whole Awra? Q.2. Shrimps are Halal or Haraam?... More

  • Showing Awrah when praying alone (male) Date: 4-8-1999

    If one is praying by himself can he show his Awra?.. More

  • Shaykh gave Khutba, refused to pray with congregation Date: 2-8-1999

    We are praying north east. A Sheikh came who made the Jumaa khutba and refused to pray with us and said you are praying the wrong way. How can an Imam behave like this?.. More