Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.
Q: Can Qadha salah be performed after asar and fajar namaz? People say no salah should be done after asar neither nafal nor qadaa. My mother was about to offer magrib qazaa of previous day after asar next day, i stopped her as i read that no sajda should be done after asar farz till… read more »
Q: I have a watch of Al-Fajr. It has genuine leather watch straps. My question is whether it is permissible to wear such watches because we are not aware of whether the animal used is halal and has been slaughtered in the halal way. A: The shar’ee ruling in regard to leather is that if… read more »
Q: 1. Can a person make his salatul ihraam e.g. at JHB Airport and only make his niyyat before approaching the miqaat when flying on Saudia Airways for umrah? 2. Similarly, can a person make his salaatul ihraam at Dubai Airport and only make his niyyat as approaching the miqaat when flying Emirates? 3. When… read more »
Q: I heard that the Surah recited after Surah Faatihah in the second rakaat should be shorter than the one recited in the first rakaat. What is the Shar’ee ruling regarding this? A: There are two views in the Hanafi Mazhab in regard to this mas’alah. Both views have been preferred by different Fuqaha and… read more »
Q: What are the waajibat of salaah as per the Hanafi mazhab? A: There are eighteen waajibaat of salaah which Allaamah Shurumbulaali (Rahimahullah) has mentioned in his kitaab. Below are the eighteen waajibaat of salaah as mentioned in Noorul Idaah: 1) The recitation of Surah Faatihah2) The recitation of a surah or three Aayaat in two rakaats… read more »