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  • Completing the Quran in the Taraaweeh prayer Date: 20-11-2005

    Is it Sunnah to complete entire Quran recitation in Salaatul Taraaweeh prayers during Ramadhaan? Some peoples are completing entire Quran within 6 days (each night 5 Juz') at the starting days of Ramadhaan. They fear that they might not continue Taraaweeh prayer in the same mosque and as a result they may lose the sequence or chain of the.. More

  • Both Taraaweeh and Tahajjud are desirable and not obligatory Date: 20-11-2005

    My question is, in Ramadhaan, are we supposed to pray Taraaweeh and Tahajjud both? Or praying Taraaweeh suffices for Tahajjud? .. More

  • Holding the translation of the Quran during the Taraaweeh prayer Date: 20-10-2005

    Inshaa-Allaah, Ramadhaan is going to start soon. I want to know if it’s permissible to have during the Taraaweeh prayer, a translation of the Quran. My intention is not to correct the Imaam, but to understand what’s being recited. I can read and write Arabic, but I just lack understanding it. .. More

  • Praying Taraaweeh with the congregation is better than praying alone Date: 3-10-2005

    Today I heard from one mosque in Kerala, on Ramadhaan nights Taraaweeh with Jamaa't is better than Tahajjud, one man is doing Tahajjud everyday at midnight 365 days himself, what is the better in Ramadhaan Tahajjud or Taraaweeh? Please give me the clear answer as soon as possible, please keep me in your all supplications brother in Islam. .. More

  • A lady performing her Taraaweeh prayer in her home Date: 7-12-2004

    I have three questions: First, which one is better a lady to perform her Taraaweeh prayer in the mosque or in her home? Second, I am a busy mum I pray my Taraaweeh prayer at late hours in evening like 10:00 or 11:00. Is that allowed my third question? Does Tasbeeh prayer have Tashahhud? The four Raka's do I have to pray all of it together.. More

  • Women praying Taraaweeh in congregation Date: 7-12-2004

    Question No. 250027. The answer I got is not for my question. Let me make it more clear. For example there are ten girls, two of them are Haafiza. They pray at one of the Haafiza's house. They arrange a single row, now one of the Haafiza reside Qur'aan loudly so everybody can hear during Taraaweeh like a Jamaa'. Other Haafiza listened and.. More

  • Numbers of Rak'ahs in Taraweeh prayer Date: 1-12-2004

    On what bases do the leaders of Masjid Al-Haraam and Nabawi offer twenty Rak’ahs when there is clear Hadeeth of Aa'ishah, may Allah be pleased with her, which says that the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, never offered more than eight Rak’ahs regardless of any month? .. More

  • Recitation of Taraaweeh prayer Date: 25-11-2004

    Could you please tell me if you can read Taraaweeh prayer in four Raka'h at a time as well as two? Or do you have to read in only two Raka'h at a time?.. More

  • Making intention during Taraaweeh prayers Date: 18-11-2004

    Do you make intention (Niyyah) for 20 Raka'as Taraaweeh, at once or every Raka'as. .. More

  • Taraaweeh prayer during Ramadan Date: 2-11-2004

    I have 3 questions about Ramadhaan according to Hanafi Madhab. I had an argument with a friend about these topics recently. 1. I know to go for Taraaweeh is not Fardh on anyone but Sunnah, but can you tell me the benefits for men to go to the Masjid and pray? 2) Is it necessary for Muslims to finish the Qur'aan during Ramadhaan? 3) And last,.. More

  • Taraaweeh prayers Date: 27-10-2004

    1) Taraaweeh prayer is there any Hadeeth that indicates that whole Qur'aan should be recited in these prayers? 2) Isn't better to recite few Surah slowly and with Khushou', than the whole Juz' and fast and sometimes nobody understands anything .. More

  • Performing Taraweeh prayer behind the imam on TV Date: 31-1-2004

    My children are young so I cannot go to the mosque for Taraweeh prayers but I really want to listen of Qur'an. Is it correct to perform Taraweeh following the Imam of Makkah on TV?.. More

  • Praying al-Tarawih alone during Ramadan Date: 4-1-2004

    If I pray al-Tarawih in Ramadan alone should I raise my voice? .. More

  • Performing the Taraweeh Prayer While Listening to Quran on Tape Date: 1-11-2003

    Can I perform my taraweeh prayer while listening to Quran on audio tape? .. More

  • Taraweeh Prayer! Bidah or not Date: 5-3-2003

    BIDAA [INNOVATION]:My question concerns the TARAWEEH PRAYER during Ramadan.I was reading the FATWA about this topic but I was not clearly convinced about It due to the following reasons,1.The Prophet[saw]did not pray this prayer in congregation because he feared it would be made obligatory,and during his period this prayer was not observed in Jamaa,after.. More