166 fatwas

  • He works on a ship and cannot pray Jumu'ah Date: 28-12-2013

    Salaam Alikum, I work on a ship andI have no way of going to the Masjid since my ship is in the middle of the ocean. So can I download some kutbas from YouTube and for Jumma watch the khutba in my room and pray two rakat? I feel bad that I can't pray jumma and don't know what else to do .. More

  • Holding two Friday prayers in same area if Masjid is too narrow Date: 30-10-2013

    Assalamu Alikum Respected Sir, I am to request that a building was allotted by Govt to bar Association Srinagar ( Lawyers association).One of the Halls of building is used by members of association for offering Salah in congregation. but only for Zuhar and Asar,.However no Salah is performed on Sundays and other holidays. The Bar members want to start.. More

  • What one should do if he passed wind during the Jumu‘ah prayer Date: 12-5-2013

    If one who is offering the two Rak‘ahs of Jumu‘ah prayer passes wind, what should he do? May Allaah The Exalted Reward you... More

  • Voluntary prayer between the two Athaans of Jumu‘ah prayer Date: 7-5-2013

    Is it permissible to perform voluntary prayer between the two Athaans (i.e. call for prayer) of Jumu‘ah prayer, given that it is said that no voluntary prayer should be performed between the two Athaans of Jumu‘ah? .. More

  • Catching up with Imaam in Tashahhud in Friday prayer Date: 18-2-2013

    dear sheik,for research purpose i want you to provide me the Ahnaaf evidence for saying that if one catch the imam in tashahhud in jumuah prayer he needs to offer 2 raka'ah only. .. More

  • His Masjid holds Jumu'ah prayer at time of 'Asr Date: 13-1-2013

    Salaam, I have a problem regarding salaatul-jumu'ah. My local masjid prays the salaatul-jumu'ah at around 1:35-1:40pm and finish around 1:50pm because they think that 'Asr starts at approximately 2:10. However, this masjid is wrong in their prayer times owing to where they get their information. All other mainstream masaajid start Asr at 1:40. I have.. More

  • The voice of the Imaam was not heard during the Friday prayer Date: 25-12-2012

    During the Friday prayer, electricity was cut off. Those who prayed outside the Masjid could not hear or see the Imaam. One of them advanced and led them in the Friday prayer while the Imaam led another congregational prayer inside the Masjid. What is the ruling on the congregation outside the Masjid? May Allaah reward you... More

  • Ruling on one who missed the Friday prayer due to sleep Date: 24-12-2012

    What is the ruling on missing the Friday prayer due to sleep?.. More

  • The intention for the Friday prayer Date: 21-9-2012

    Assalamu Alaikum, what is the intention made for the Jumu’ah prayer? .. More

  • This is not an excuse for you to leave the Friday prayer Date: 12-4-2012

    We hv 2 small kids (2.5 & 1.5 yrs old) and we dnt hv any 3rd prsn in Qatar to take care of them. Coz of this i'm unable to offer JUMMA PRAYER as we both hv to sleep with one kid in separae rooms. I fear tat if i leave my sleeping kid behind may be my daughter get herself injured. Also, my wife claims its tough to handleboth kids alone coz if.. More

  • He works in a hospital and sometimes cannot attend Friday prayer Date: 23-8-2011

    A.S.W. I AM WORKING IN A HOSPITAL AND SOMETIME I CANT GO OUT TO MASJIZ FOR FRIDAY PRAYER.BUT WE ALL KNOW THIS IS MUST FOR EVERY MUSLIM.PLEASE GUIDE ME HOW CAN I ADJUST FRIDAY PRAYER WHEN I AM ON DUTY.. I AM VERY MUCH CONFUSED ABOUT THIS. SECONDALLY PLZ LET ME KNOW ABOUT SOME FACTS IN RAMZAN. IS THIS MUST TO COVER YOUR HEAD BY CAP WHOLE DAY IN RAMZAN... More

  • Translating the Khutbah while the Imaam is on the pulpit Date: 30-3-2011

    selam aliykum i have one question...is it permissable to transilate the concept of khutba while the imam is on the mimber befor finishing the khutba...coz one of our imam is doing it here..gezakumulahu khiera.. More

  • Preventing people from attending the Friday prayer because of crowdedness of the mosque Date: 25-11-2010

    Assalamu alaikum.Here in India during Jumuah the Mosques are so filled(though there are plenty of Mosques here, infact even 1km. apart) that people have to pray on road leading to road blocks and other difficulties especially being in a plural society creates ill feelings among them.Can this problem be solved if Scholars give a Fatwa once Mosques.. More

  • Why Friday prayer is only two Rak'ahs Date: 2-11-2010

    Salaam Alaikum, Why 2 rakats of Zuhar prayer are reduced on Fridays? Is it correct that it is done to accommodate Juma Khutba on Fridays. Jazak Allah.. More

  • He has been appointed to lead Friday prayer in the prison Date: 29-8-2010

    Assalamualaikum; I am appointed as a Khatib(Imam)for friday prayers for the about 50 prisoners in a room without mimbar. What is the reward for it? Friday prayers in mosque has more rewards right. What topics is advisable for me to deliver during the khutbah for them. They also are paying me some allowances for performing the prayers. Is it alright.. More