166 fatwas

  • Abandoning Friday prayer without any sound reason Date: 21-3-2006

    What is the ruling on someone who deliberately abandons Friday prayer without any valid reason, and then prays Thuhr, is his prayer valid or not? .. More

  • The number of persons with which the Friday prayer can be held Date: 28-12-2005

    My question is regarding Fatwa 83782, if you don't mind can you give the proof of the Fatwa as my friend is not agreeing with this he says he is not finding anywhere that 3 members can offer Jum'ah. I will be grateful to you if you can help me with strong Dalil. May Allaah bless you with all the good things in the world and Hereafter, Aameen... More

  • Saying Aameen after the Imaam's supplications in the Friday sermon Date: 29-11-2005

    This question is a reply question to the answer of Fatwa 85371 under title “Jum'ah sermon Du'a is Sunnah.” The following is part of your Fatwa. “As for the Du'a of the Imaam during Friday sermon and the fact that the people praying with him say Aameen, this is Sunnah.” My question is since this is one of our hot titles among my colleges.. More

  • Replacement of the Friday Imaam in case he is absent Date: 28-11-2005

    If the Imaam is absent on Friday can any other person, from among the people gathered in the Mosque, can lead the Friday prayers, if so, what is the criteria? Is there any verse in the Quran or authentic Hadeeth of the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, on this subject. Moreover, Is there any Hadeeth that says that if among the people gathered.. More

  • Two Friday prayer in the same village Date: 14-8-2005

    My question is: what is the distant to have two Friday prayer in a Muslim village according to Islam. There is one mosque which has enough space for the village crowd. Despite this can have two Friday prayer? Can you explain this with proofs of Hadeeth? .. More

  • Performing Thuhr prayer after Jumu'ah Date: 11-8-2005

    Is it permissible to perform Thuhr Salah after completing the Jumu'ah prayer? This is done by some Imaams in Cape Town, South Africa. Please issue me with Dhaleel as I like to be factual, as I am an ex-student of Al-Azhar in Cairo. .. More

  • Performing Jumu'ah prayer in China Date: 8-8-2005

    I'm Ashabi. I was an Indian. Now I was in China hardly one month. I came here for to study MBBS. There are five Muslim students with me from India. And here were four more Muslims from other countries. They three were here at least 4 year. My confusion was about Jumu'ah. Here the Masjid was very far from our dormitory. At Friday we all went to.. More

  • Allergies prevent him from attending Jum'ah prayer Date: 3-7-2005

    Thanks for your website. My question is about amending for Friday prayer. I have much more problems with allergic problems with perfume mobiles phones chemicals etc. At the moment I'm sleeping outside because of my allergic problems I have tried more than 20 apartments. I feel really bad when people have much perfume and now the problem is mobile.. More

  • His job on an oil rig conflicts with his religious duties Date: 28-6-2005

    I work in the oil field industry and can't perform the Jum'ah' prayer due to lack of number of Muslims on the rig. I also stay there sometimes for more than 1 month and therefore missing more than 3 Jum'ah prayers. Please advice me of what I should do in terms of the Shariah? .. More

  • Sunnah prayer before Friday prayer Date: 21-6-2005

    Is there a Sunnah Salat before the Friday prayer, except the one that you pray for the entering the Masjid?.. More

  • Reading a prepared speech for Friday Khutbah Date: 26-5-2005

    I have one question and I’ll be glad if you answer it.This week before Friday prayer a young lady wrote the Friday speech and submits it to a man to read it in Friday speech. The speech was written by her. Is that allowed by Islam or not? Why, why not! What about our pray following that man? It’s acceptable or not? There were strong argument.. More

  • Friday worship in the mosques Date: 21-12-2004

    When a Muslim goes to the Mosque on Friday to worship, what happens in that worship service? What I asking is: How long does the service last? What do people do and when? Do you sing songs? Does everyone worship together? Can different Mosques do different things in their worship?.. More

  • Missed three consecutive Friday prayers Date: 9-12-2004

    If Allaah has sealed my heart for not praying three consecutive Jumu'ah, will he forgive me if I do Du'a'? I want to by heart some parts of the Qur'an--will it be accepted? .. More

  • Khateeb does not sit during interval in Friday prayer Date: 5-12-2004

    I would like to thank you so much for this website to help all the human being all over the world. My question is our Imaam of Friday Prayer (Jumu'a Prayer) does not use something to sit down when he is having a rest and doing Du'aa between the first part of the speech and the second part. So is it obligation that he should use even chair to.. More

  • Rewards when arriving for Friday prayer Date: 27-10-2004

    I understand that it is preferable to go to the mosque even before Adhaan and it entails huge reward. But the narration says that the angels stop writing down after the Imaam rises on the pulpit and the Adhaan is given. This seems to suggest that there is no reward for persons who come after Adhaan and your answer to one of the previous.. More