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  • The Fajr Sunnah Suffices from Having to Pray After Ablution Date: 4-8-2019

    What is the ruling on praying voluntary prayers after the athaan of Fajr but before praying the mandatory prayer? I mean beyond the 2 sunnah .. More

  • Lack in Obligatory Prayers Is Compensated by Optional Prayers Date: 4-10-2018

    I heard that our Nafl prayers wont be accepted if we left any fard prayers in our life,is it true? Does the nafl prayers include Salatut Tawbaah and salatut tasbeeh that won't be accepted too even if we asked for forgiveness of those fard prayers? .. More

  • Not Performing Nafl Prayers Date: 1-7-2018

    Scholars, I read in an earlier fatwa of yours that there is difference of opinion in whether or not missing nafahil prayers is sinful. I was wondering, what is the view of the majority of scholars/correct opinion? Please do not refer me to an existing fatwa. .. More

  • A House in Paradise for Praying Twelve Optional Rak'ahs Date: 30-5-2018

    Assalam aalekum it is in Hadith that person who will pray 12 rakah of prayer daily Allah will built palace in jannah if any one is praying 12 rakah daily daily Allah will built palace in jannah .. More

  • Reward of voluntary prayers Date: 31-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Scholars. I would like to know what the status/reward/value of the voluntary prayers is. I am not refering to the Sunnah-prescibed ones, such as the Rawaatib, the night prayer, or the Duha prayer, but rather the prayers that one may make for instance between the Thuhr and the ‘Asr or between the Maghrib and the ‘Ishaa’. For.. More

  • Praying two Rak‘ahs before Maghrib and ‘Ishaa' Date: 10-9-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. With regards to praying two Rak‘ahs (units of prayer) before the Maghrib prayer or ‘Ishaa’ prayer, do the scholars who say that it is recommended mean that one should pray it all the time? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Virtue of praying four rak'ahs after ʻIshaa' Date: 6-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I would like to know the authenticity of those narrations that mention that the virtue of praying four rak'ahs (units of prayer) after theʻIshaa' is equal to Laylat Al-Qadr. May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Voluntary Tawaf vs voluntary prayer Date: 7-9-2015

    What is the ruling on performing tawaf (circumambulation) and sa‘y (going back and forth between Mount Safa and Marwah) by a non-pilgrim? I want to perform tawaf and sa‘y and supplicate Allaah Almighty. .. More

  • Is a manager allowed to restrict his employee from praying Nawaafil (non-obligatory prayers)? Date: 14-1-2014

    I am an employee in a private company and my work conditions are good; however, lately the owner of the company has become rigid regarding the amount of time I spend performing the Thuhr prayer, since I pray the Nawaafil (non-obligatory prayers). As you know, the total would be ten Rak‘ahs, so he told me that he does not allow me to pray more than.. More

  • The recommended prayer after Wudhoo’ Date: 14-1-2014

    How should we perform the recommended prayer because of which the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, heard the sound of the steps of the shoes of Bilaal, May Allaah Be Pleased with him, in Paradise? When one performs such prayer upon entering the Masjid, does it replace the Tahiyyatul-Masjid prayer? Is it permissible to perform this prayer at.. More

  • A prayer for leaving and entering the house and the virtues of voluntary prayers at home Date: 12-1-2014

    I heard the preacher in one of the mosques saying that the Messenger of Allaah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, said: "Whoever performs two Rak‘ahs before leaving and entering his house, Allaah The Exalted Will Safeguard him against evils." Is it an act of the Sunnah to perform a two-Rak‘ah voluntary prayer before going to work, the market or any.. More

  • Voluntary prayer: out loud at night and in a low tone during the day Date: 7-5-2013

    I would like to perform a two-Rak‘ah voluntary prayer; should it be performed out loud or in a low tone?.. More

  • Different types of voluntary prayers Date: 8-8-2012

    Salaam Alaikum Shaikh, How many types of prayers are there in our Deen and can we pray the following prayers? The two rak'ahs of entering into pilgrim sanctity (Ihram) The two rak'ahs of need (Salatul Haajah) The two rak'ahs of leaving the house and entering it, The two rak'ahs of leaving the Prophet's mosque, The two rak'ahs of entering a land.. More

  • Is leaving the Naafilah prayers a sin? Date: 26-6-2012

    If a person offers only Furd(Obligatory)prayer and leaves sunnat and nafal i.e He only prays 4 furz of Zohr prayer then Is he 'SINFULL"....or not .. More

  • Performing two Rak’ahs Sunnah after ablution at times when it is disliked to pray Date: 22-2-2012

    Salam alaikum, I have heard that it is recomennded to pray 2 Rakaa after every Wudu. Can one pray those 2 Rakaa also at the time when praying is not allowed, such as after Asr? Would those 2 Rakaa be additional to the sunnah Rakaa before a fard prayer if I make Wudi for the fard prayer? Salam alaikum.. More