Numbers of Rak'ah in Taraweeh prayer

Question: With reference to Fatwa: 82507 and 82508. You did not answer those questions as they were supposed to be. You just say whether offering of twenty prayers, that is Taraaweeh, is confirmed with the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, or not? On what bases do the leaders of Masjid Al-Haraam and Nabawi they offer twenty Raka's when there is clear Hadeeth of Aa'ishah, may Allah be pleased with her, says that the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam,...

Accustom Your Child to Generosity in Ramadan

He was a Muslim ruler during the Umayyad reign. He was exposed to vicissitudes of his time and was put in prison. However, some time later, he managed to flee from prison. While he and his slave were walking in the vast desert, they met a shepherd having some sheep....

Fasting in Finland when the sun shines for 24 hours

Question: Assalaamu alaikum I live in western coutry where the summer days are longer and even sometimes the sun shines for 24h a day . We have been fasting ramadan months the summer according to the time of Makka and then fast again the same month the winter time to make sure we won't miss any . I would like to know if that is ok also like fasting the mondays and thursdays and the days of full moon it is very important to my family and i to keep tight to...

26 Ramadan

26 Ramadan - Death of Ibn Khaldoun, the prominent historian and the founder of modern sociology - 808 A.H. - The Appointment of Shaykh Jaad Al-Haqq as Mufti of Egypt. He had a huge impact on activating the role of the Iftaa’ Committee and preserving its rich heritage. Later, he was appointed as Minister of Awqaaf (Endowments) in Egypt – 1398 A.H. ...

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  • Fajr
    04:06 AM
  • Dhuhr
    11:38 AM
  • Asr
    03:06 PM
  • Maghrib
    05:51 PM
  • Isha
    07:21 PM

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  • Making up a missed fast on Friday alone

    Question: salam. its forbiden to fast on friday(only) but can we fast if we are keeping obligatory missed fasts ? jazakAllahukhairan. Fatwa: All perfect...

  • Bleeding and fasting during Ramadan

    Question: salam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa Barakatu I had an abortion one week ago; by the begining of Ramadan I will be in my second week. Now I have little drops...

  • How to receive the month of Ramadan

    Question: Would you please tell me how to receive the noble month of Ramadan? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there...