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Congregation for women

Salaams i was hoping you could help I recently returned from a holiday to turkey. There we visited a masjid on friday. There was a seperate area for women and the women there also prayed in congregation behind the imam. I was abit confused what to do as i normally...

Prayer will be valid

Assalamualaikum …my question is my namaz is valid or makrooh im reciting in 4fardh,sunnat namaz surah this way 1.surah ash sharh chapter 94 2 surah kauthar 3 surah masad 4 surah ikhlas And in 2 sunnat namaz 1.surah kauthar 2 surah ikhlas…. Please clarify my doubts if...

Regarding lying on ones cv

As’salamu alaykum I work for a software firm.I have been offered a project which is testing a software application of a cigarette company.And my job is to test the application and report it to the developers if there is any error. The other project is a healthcare...

Salaah with animate objects

Question As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Is the prayer performed while wearing a t-shirt on which there are representations of a creature (for example, a “PUMA” brand jersey) valid or does it have to be repeated? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most...

Standing alone in the row/Saff

Question What is the ruling for someone reading Salah with jamat whilst alone in the saff?, I request that the answer be given with references jazaakallah. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

Imamah without a beard

Question I have a question. When it comes to making namaaz with jammat jumaah /zuhur and there is no Ulama available (eg if you at work/home) from what i understand most learned amongst the group should lead, my question is if that person has no beard can he still...

Method of Sajdah Tilaawah

Question اسلامعليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته  If one breaks ones salah, can one start the next salah / repeat salah with the same wudhu ? Or is required to make a fresh wudhu. What is the method of sajdah tilawat if one reads surah alaq in salah . Should one complete...

Performing Salaah with a mask

Question Assalam walykum Hazrat just want to know can we pray with mask while performing namaz with jamat with few different people, Men’s congregation? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh....

Children calling out the Adhaan and Iqaamah

Question Can kids give Adhaan and iqaama if no other male and only adult female with ? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. The Adhan of a minor child who has not reached the age of...