52 fatwas

  • Janazah prayer can be performed until one month after the burial Date: 27-9-2003

    What is the ruling on When a person dies while his son was abroad and he was adviced to go alone to his father's grave and pray Salat al-Ghaib how far is that true please clarify with authentic Hadith... More

  • Praying over a dead Jew Date: 23-10-2002

    I would like to know if Prophet Muhammad (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) prayed on a dead Jewish man because I heard something like that. But my husband told me that is not true and we have to pray on dead Muslims only... More

  • Funeral prayer without ablution, etc. Date: 8-4-2002

    Is it allowed to pray a funeral prayer without taking ablution? They say in the funeral prayer there is no Sujud nor Ruku'. Can a traveler shorten the prayer if he likes and sometimes join the congregational prayer and perform the full prayer if he likes. Is he allowed to pray a full prayer if he is a traveler?.. More

  • Funeral Prayer for an absent person Date: 26-12-2001

    What is the Hadith about Janazah prayer ( for an absent person) and within how many days we have to conduct that prayer?.. More

  • Funeral prayer in a loud voice Date: 5-11-2001

    In our college one teacher is saying that we should not pray the Namaz of Janaza in a loud voice. We told him that we can pray in a loud voice, but our college teacher is not accepting that. He says that we should bring no Fatwa. Is it permissible or not? Some scholars pray Janaza loudly, and they claim that it is Sunnah to teach people since many.. More

  • Confused about Janaza prayer for his grandfather Date: 29-8-2001

    I hope, you will answer this question as soon as possible, because the matter is very serious and it is tormenting me very much. This morning we buried my grandfather. When praying Janaza prayer I realized that the Imam did not recite Surah al-Fatiha (he couldn't have read it so quickly!). Besides, there was almost no time left for me to say prayers.. More

  • Janaza Prayer Date: 18-8-1999

    Please tell me how to do Funeral Prayer... More