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  • Praying Witr after the beginning of the time of Fajr Date: 16-11-2008

    Asalaamu CAleykum W.W. Sheikh JAZAKULLAHU KHAIR FOR EVERYTHING ISLAM WEB IS DOING TO EDUCATE THE UMMAH, MAY ALLAH ACCEPT YOUR DEEDS FOR HIS SAKE ONLY... 1 - What does islam say on playing video games for example playstation 2 for like an hour a day ? 2 - I am a very sexual active person, and Alxamdullilah I do not commit fawaahish acts, and I do fast... More

  • The methods of praying the Witr prayer Date: 4-9-2007

    Is the way of performing Witr according to the Hanafis related from Sunnah or has it some innovated things. Please mention the proof of Hanafi Witr salaah in regards of: -That it is 3 rakat with 2 sittings - That in all 3 rakat there is a surah to be read after Al Fatiha -That before qunut the hands must be raised when saying Allahu Akbar after completing.. More

  • Performing only one Rak’ah in Witr prayer Date: 19-2-2007

    As salamu aleykum, Is the following statement true? Rasulullah (Sallallaahu Alayhi Wasallam) is reported to have prohibited from performing one Rakaat only. (refer al-Tamheed vol.4 pg.177; al-Nukatu Tareefah pgs.182-183) Please can you quote fully those reports and tell me whether they are saheeh or weak?And why we still pray 1 rakat witr if rasulullah.. More

  • Performing the Witr prayer with three continuous Raka'hs Date: 17-7-2006

    A person frequently performs only three rak'aat for tahajjud, making this his witr. What do you say about this?.. More

  • Etiquettes of prayer Date: 6-7-2005

    I would like to pray more in the night time. What is the difference between Tahajjud and Witr prayer? Can Sunnah prayers be made aloud and quietly? .. More

  • Witr Prayer in Taraweeh with Hanafi Imam Date: 3-3-2004

    During Ramadan I prayed Taraweeh in the mosque near my house and they are Hanafi. The scholar at Ahle Hadith told me that I should pray at their mosque as I follow their method of praying, but I refused to hear him as I believe one shouldn't make divisions in the Ummah. Also, the mosque nearer my house has more right over me than his mosque. So I prayed.. More

  • Praying Witr in Jamaat other than in Ramadan Date: 3-3-2004

    Are we allowed to pray Salat ul-Witr in Jamaat other than in the month of Ramadan?.. More

  • Reciting More than One Surah in Witr Date: 12-10-2002

    Is it allowed according to the Sharee’ah to recite more than one Surah after al-Fatiha in Witr prayers? .. More

  • Praying Witr after ‘Isha Date: 13-7-2002

    Is there 2 Rak'ahs Shaf' and I for Witr after Isha prayer or is it ok to pray 2 Rak'ahs Sunnah after Isha and then 1 for Witr instead of 2 Sunnah, 2 Shaf' and 1 Witr. Please explain the matter in some detail. .. More

  • Praying two Witr in one night Date: 1-1-2002

    Can a person pray two Witr in one night and is there a prohibition? Give evidence... More

  • Making up for Missed Witr Prayer Date: 26-11-2001

    My question is pertaining to missing non-Fard prayers such as the Witr Prayer... Is it obligatory for a person practicing such a prayer to make up for it if he/she misses it, for example, by sleeping or just forgetting? .. More

  • How to Perform Witr Prayer Date: 19-9-2001

    Please with reference to the Hadeeth, what is the correct way to perform the Witr Prayer? .. More

  • Offering prayer after Witr Date: 4-7-2001

    Can I offer Nawafil Salat after the Salat ul-Witr during Isha time prayers. I offer Salat ul Witr during Isha time, as I cannot get up during Tahajjud time. Is it forbidden to offer Nawafil prayer after Salat ul Witr... More