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The Nafl Tawaf

Bismi Llahir Rahmanir Rahim by Naielah Ackbarali Similar to how one can perform a voluntary (nafl) prayer, one can also perform a voluntary (nafl) ṭawāf while in Makkah. Scholars note that it is more praiseworthy for a non-resident of Makkah to perform the nafl...

Can first hajj be nafal (optional)

If someone is capable for hajj (I mean his hajj is fardh), but when he performs his first hajj, he intended to make it as nafal (optional), not as fardh (mandatory). He aims to perform his fardh hajj later. so my question is that will his hajj be nafal or first hajj...

Haj Queries

Asalaamalaikum We left India on 4th Aug 4 pm and reached our hotel in Makkah 5th Aug 00:00. Before leaving I had intention that 8th zil haj may be on 19th , so i thought we will stay 14 days (5-18) I was praying Qasr when alone. After couple of days , I told my family...

Performing Salaah at Asar time

Question Aww I wanted to know if it is permissible to pray any form of salat at the time of Asr That is before or after praying Asr Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is permissible to...

How to make intention for Qadha Salaah

Question Assalamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa baraakatuhu, How do I perform 6 years of missed salaat (qadhaa, all which were after puberty) and how do I make intention when praying them? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu...

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...

Qadha of Fajr Sunnat

Question Assalamwaalaikum if I miss my 2 rakaat nafl of fajr due to jamaat being over when should I pray my 2 rakaat before sunrise or after sunrise? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh....

Is it permitted to perform fresh wudu’ for nafl salah?

Question: Would it be preferable to make a new wudu for salaat al ishraaq when i stay in the mosque after fajr? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Wuḍū’ is an act of `ibādah and has...