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Performing Salaah On An Airplane

Question:Can one sit down in a plane and pray if there’s no facility to stand, must he repeat the prayer once he reaches destination? If he does repeat it, will be the full prayer or qasr? Answer: We have received your query in regards to performing Salaah on a plane....

Distance Required To Become A Musafir

Question:1) What distance if travelled makes one a Musafir?2) From where is this distance calculated? For example in Durban there are different areas, example Overport, Sherwood etc. If a person stays in Overport, from when will he be starting the reduction? ...

Effect on Haj

Asalaamalaikum 2018 we went to Haj. Before leaving I intended that it will be only 14 days before leaving to Mina.so we need to offer Qasar. I informed my family and they were also praying same(but after couple of days). During Haj , one mufti told me you should pray...

Sunnah e muakaddah for musafir

Assalamualaikum mufti sahab……if we are traveller and imam is muqim and we have pray behind him did we have to read sunnat e muakadda also of that time? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Although there is no sin if a Musaafir misses the Sunan...

Qasr salah (15 day calculation)

For my last question, I received below response “If a person remains 15 nights in a place, he becomes a Musaafir. You do not have to work out the hours. Even if the total hours work out to be slightly more than 360 hours (15 days x 24 hours), a person will still be a...

Qasr salah

Asalaamalaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu I ‘m little confused regarding salah which we performed during our stay in Makkah and hajj. We followed one book which had mentioned your stay in Makkah if less than 15 days then you should perform qasar salah. Also during...

Qasar Prayer

I started working in Jeddah and go to Pakistan (home town) every month for 2 or 3 days. During my stay here in Jeddah, I travel to Makkah or Madinah on weekends for a night or two. Grateful if you advise at what of the following places I should offer Qasar Prayer: 1)...