Q1-In which year did the following become Fardh 1-salaat 2-fasting 3-zakaat 4-haj 5-Jihad 6-Inviting people towards Islam?
Salaah became Fardh a year and a half before Hijrah. (Raddul Muhtaar, Vol. 1, Page 258)
Fasting as well as Zakaat became Fardh in the second year after Hijrah. (Raddul Muhtaar, Vol. 2, Page 2 and 87)
Hajj became Fardh in the ninth year after Hijrah. (Raddul Muhtaar, Vol. 2, Page 151)
The Prophet (S.A.W.) was permitted to make Jihad in the second year after Hijrah when verse 39 of Surah Hajj was revealed. (Ghazawaatun Nabi, Page 54)
The Prophet (S.A.W.) began inviting people towards Islam (secretly) on receiving prophethood.
And Allah Ta’ala knows best
Qasim bin Hashim Limbada
Attested to as correct by:
Mufti Muhammad Ashraf
01 July 2004
12 Jumaadul Oola 1425