262 fatwas

  • Making up the pre-Sunnah of Thuhr Date: 6-2-2011

    Assalamualikum-warahmatullah-wabarakatuh. If a person misses his 4 rakahs of sunnah before the zuhr prayer, then he is to pray them after he finishes the zuhr. My question is: will he pray these 4 rakahs soon after the zuhr prayer or after the post-zuhr sunnah of 2 rakahs? In other words will he pray 4-4-2 or 4-2-4? Jazakumullahu-khaira. Wassalamualikum-wa.. More

  • Always perform Istikhaarah (the guidance prayer) Date: 13-10-2010

    What supplication should I make so that Allaah The Almighty will facilitate for me to marry the woman I want? .. More

  • She has continuous discharge and wants to perform Dhuha prayer Date: 24-6-2010

    If a woman who has a continuous discharges performs ablution to pray the Fajr prayer, can she pray the Dhuha (forenoon) prayer with the same ablution that she performed for Fajr prayer?.. More

  • She has continuous discharge and wants to perform the night prayer after midnight Date: 24-6-2010

    If a woman has a continuous discharge and performs aboution for'Ishaa' prayer, is it permissible for her to pray the night prayer after midnight with the same ablution that she performed for ‘Ishaa’ prayer?.. More

  • Women going to the mosque during the nights of Ramadan Date: 24-6-2010

    During the nights of Ramadhaan, which is better for the woman: to pray in the mosque or at home, especially if there are lectures and admonitions in the mosque? What would you tell the women who pray in the mosque?.. More

  • Received two marriage proposals and wants to perform Istikhaarah Date: 26-5-2010

    for marriage i do have 2 choices both r nice for whom should i do istikhara first ??can I supplicate O'Allah pls bless me a husband from them who's best for me both n dunya n akhirah??pls do guide me what to do n pray for me as well.jazakAllah.. More

  • What a praying person says when he performs the night prayer Date: 25-5-2010

    yes, asalam alakum i wanted to know what we have to say when we perform the night prayer do we just say we want to pray 2 rakats for Allah or say 2 sunnahs instead. thank you bye.. More

  • Giving up the Tahajjud prayer Date: 9-5-2010

    Assalaam - O - Alaikum, I have heard from an Ustad that when you start preforming the tahajjud salaat, you have to continue this every night. And the place or room must only be used to preform this salaat. One can not sleep in the place or the room, because the Jinns will harm that person who sleeps there and did not awake to preform the salaat... More

  • A mother performing Istikhaarah about her daughter's marriage Date: 3-3-2010

    1. Can a girl's mother do istikhara for her marriage? 2. If the girl is completely satisfied with her decision about marrying a guy who she knows for 4 years and knows everything about him, her heart it completely satisfied with this decision. The guy is religious n doing a good job. Now her mother wanted to do istikhara but the girl said I am sure.. More

  • Sitting down before performing Tahiyyat-ul-Masjid Date: 17-2-2010

    As salamu alaykum, If someone enters the masjid and he sits down, is the tahiyaat al masjid prayer lifted up from this person i.e. he lost the reward and he cant pray it anymore ? Or can he pray it after a while of sitting, such as after the adhan of Dhuhr ? Also if he sits can he join the intention to the pre-sunnah of Dhuhr when he stands up lets.. More

  • He performed Istikhaarah prayer but is still hesitant Date: 1-2-2010

    Salaam I have Obsessive compulsive disorder, and I cannot keep certain kind of thoughts out of my mind. On an occasion, I performed salaat Istikharah, and I felt easy with "option 1". After a while, I noticed (or I guessed, as we do not know the future) another option, "option2 " is correct. However, I always had bad dreams about the "option2" and.. More

  • 'Prayer for parents' according the Hanafi School of jurisprudence Date: 21-1-2010

    As salamu alaykum, In the book Fiqh us Sunnah it states as one of the deeds that benefit the deseased: Prayer (salah). This is based on a report by Ad-Darqutni who said that "a man asked, 'O Allah's Messenger! I had parents whom I served while they lived. How can I be good to them after their death? ' The Prophet, peace be upon him, said, 'Verily,.. More

  • Performing prayer of repentance on a daily basis Date: 19-1-2010

    Assalaamu alikum, Would it be Bid'ah if one wanted/chose to do Salat Al Tawbah every day seeking forgiveness, particulary in the night because that time is convenient for them? Jazak Allah khair.. More

  • A couple offering a two Rak’ah prayer when consummating marriage Date: 23-11-2009

    Assalamualaikum Wa Rehmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu, A couple got married & after nikaah the 2 rakaat sunnat prayer are to be offered. My query is that should the husband lead the prayer as Imam or both the partners should offer the prayers separately. Please clarify & better if any supporting hadith is referred. Thanks & Regards May allah bless.. More

  • Reciting a special Du'aa' after every four Rak'ahs of Taraaweeh Date: 15-9-2009

    I would like to know is there any special dua to be recited after every 4 rakhas of taraweeh.The people usuallly follow it where i live.I tried find the refrence or hadiths quoting this special Dua but did not find one.Can you please help me? the dua people read starts like this 'Subhana zil mulki wal malakoot, Subhana zil izzti wal azmati, Wal haibati,.. More