Category : Salah (Prayer)

  • Hanafī following an Imām of another Madhab

    Salam Aleikum Dear Mufti, I am an Hanafi Muslim and I often pray in a mosque lead by a Maliki Imam. How should I behave during the prayer; especially at the end during the salam to the angels? In the standing position, some brothers ask me to join the feet together till the point of...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 371
  • Can a Hanafi follow Shafi prayer time for Asr prayer?

    Assalamu alaykum, I live in a country whose asr salaah time is according to maliki-shafi in every masjid throughout the country. As a strict follower of the hanafi mazhab, (1) can I join the jamaat asr salaah in shafi time without repeating it later when it is time for hanafi?...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 369
  • Imam praying with no Wudhu

    Asalamualaikum Mufti. I have 2 brief questions about the Imaam leading a congregational salah: 1] If the Imaam is leading the prayer WITHOUT wudu, and realises in the middle of the prayer that he did not have wudu, is the prayer invalidated? 2] If the Imaam is leading the pra...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 358
  • Information about book: Zad al-Faqir by Ibn al-Humam.

    al-salamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullah, It was known to us from Mufti Husain Kadodia’s Twitter account many months ago about a book: I wanted to know some details on the book “Zad al-Faqir” by Ibn al-Humam: 1) Is it beginner – intermediate level? 2) What are the c...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 350
  • Kitaab Reading after Salah

    Assalamualaykum In many Masjids we see a kitab being read, mostly immediately after Fajr entitled 5 Minutes Madrassah. Prior to the reading of this kitab it was noted that ample time was given to complete masnoon Tasbihat. Now that reading of the kitab has commenced, what hap...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 332
  • Moving lips in Salah

    Is it mandatory to move ones lips when reciting the Quran in salah? ...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 322
  • Microphone in Salah

    ssalamualaykum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatooh There appears to be no practical requirement for a microphone to be used for certain Salah in Masjid, in particular Fajr where, unfortunately, the congregation is small. Therefore I have 5 SPECIFIC questions: 1. Is it necessary from a Sha...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 323
  • Performing Salāh with incorrect intention

    Assala mualaikum Omar prayed Maghrib Salaah (of that day) with the Intention of Qadha, assuming that the time of Maghrib Salaah had expired. He realised afterwards (after the time of Maghrib expired) in actual fact the time of Maghrib Salaah of that day had not expired. 1) Was his M...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 289
  • Prayer rows of Children

    Assalamu Alaikum Can a young child perform salaah with Jamaa’ah in the first row? In our masjid they do not allow children to stand in the first row of the congregation even if there are empty spaces. They say that the child has to be mature. In fact, some people who come late drag...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 284
  • Prayers to get a good partner

    Assalamu alaykum,   I am a female, 26 years of age. Until now, I only got many proposals, but all were from incompatible families. Are there any wazaaif to get a good partner? What can I pray for someone good to come forward and propose? ...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 282