162 fatwas

  • Praying Friday prayer in U.S Date: 25-6-2001

    I have been sent to USA in order to get my degree. Two years left for me to graduate. We are 10 people in the city and we don't have a nearby mosque. I don't know if it is a must to pray Friday in this city.Note: I read Fatwa that says that we don't have to pray Friday.. I want just to make sure....may God add this to your good deeds. .. More

  • Conditions of the Jumu’ah Prayer Date: 10-5-2001

    What are the conditions of Salat al-Jumah, and where it is accepted? .. More

  • Difficulty Attending Friday Prayer Date: 10-5-2001

    I am staying in Japan to get a doctor degree in computer science. My question: I have a seminar on Friday in one university without any other Muslim; what can I do to pray Jumua'h? Is it possible to pray it with two person only, since I can ask my friend to go with me? Remark: There is another place for praying Jumua'h but it is far from the university.. More

  • Prayer during Friday Khutba Date: 14-4-2001

    1. When the Imam climbs the Minbar in Jumu'a prayer for the Khutba, can you still pray 2 Raka'as of Sunnah from that time till the end of Khutba or not? Please, give authentic proof from Sunnah!2. Is there any voluntary Salat after salat ul-Jumu'a or not? Please, give us authentic proof from Sunnah!.. More

  • Raising hands during Du'a of Friday Khutba Date: 29-3-2001

    In the Friday Khutbah should we raise our hands during the Du'a?.. More

  • His Boss Does Not Let Him Pray Friday Prayer Date: 21-2-2001

    I work in a factory five days per week (Monday-Friday) on the day shift. My boss will not allow me to pray the Jumu'ah (Friday) prayer in the mosque. He also does not accept my explanation that as a Muslim I must do so, and demands other proof. What can I tell him and what proof can you give me? .. More

  • What the Khateeb says before Friday Khutbah Date: 18-11-2000

    What is the Islamic ruling on the following procedure? I am from Cape Town, South Africa, and in our place a Khateeb (who delivers the Friday sermon) pronounces before ascending the pulpit the words of blessings for the Prophet and he also does so between two Khutbas. Is this correct according to the Qur'an and Hadith. .. More

  • Jumah prayer at US college Date: 7-11-2000

    1-Alsalamu alykom warahmatu ALLAH wabarakatuh This is a very important question and we need the answer very soon Please. Our Question is: We are students at the USA in a little unknown city which is Eugene located in the state of Oregon. We study at a famous university and it is called University Of Oregon. Some of the Muslim students here find difficulties.. More

  • Feast prayer occuring on day of Jumu'ah Date: 22-2-2000

    If the Eed prayer and the Friday prayer come on the same day, is the Friday prayer still obligatory?.. More

  • Form of Juma'h Khutbah in America Date: 15-10-1999

    HERE IN USA, ON FRIDAY THE KHATEEB WALKS TO THE MIMBAR AND DELIVERS THE SPEECH IN ENGLISH AND THEN THE PRAYER IS CALLED. THERE IS NO KHUTBAH IN ARABIC. IS IT ACCEPTED? REPLY IN DETAIL WITH THE PROOF AND GUIDANCE OF QUR'AN AND SUNNAH... More

  • Invoking Blessings Upon Prophet During Friday Khutbah Date: 7-10-1999

    During the khutbah, if the Imam says the name of the prophet (SAWS) do we have to say (SAWS - PBUH), or do we have just listen? .. More

  • Jumuah Khutbah given in language not Arabic Date: 3-9-1999

    Salaam! I would like to know if the Jumma Khutba can be given in any language other than Arabic. I have heard that none of the Sahaba gave Jumma Khutba in the local languages where they went. If this is the case, why do people give the Khutba in the local languages (ex. English, etc)? In our city some Imams give a talk in English followed by two Khutbas.. More