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This answer was collected from Mathabah.org. It’s an Islamic educational institute based in Canada. The questions are generally answered by Sheikh Yusuf Badat and Sheikh Omar Subedar.

Supplication in Prostration

Answered by Mathabah.org

Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: I came to know that the best time to make duʿāʾ is while in prostration (sujūd). I have also heard that talking in ṣalāh will nullify ṣalāh. Please advise if saying duʿāʾ in sujūd, during prayers nullifies the ritual prayer. Answer: Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for your question…. read more »

Is it Acceptable to Shut the Eyes During Ritual Prayer?

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Answered by Shaykh Omar Subedar Question: Can a person praying close his or her eyes to avoid distractions? Answer: بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيمِ Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for contacting Mathabah for your question. Closing the eyes during the prayer is a disapproved action (makrūh). Abū Bakr ibn Masʾūd Al Kāsāni Al Ḥanafī [d. 587… read more »

The Prostration Position in Ritual Prayer for Women

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: Can women raise their elbows in ritual prayer (ṣalāh) when going for prostration? Answer: Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for your question. In general the four jurists, Imams Abū Ḥanīfah, Shāfi’īe, Mālik and Aḥmad bin Ḥanbal are of the opinion that a woman will compress her body in the… read more »

Minimum Duration of Bowing During Ritual Prayer

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Answered by Shaykh Omar Subedar Question: How long should the rukūʾ (bowing during ritual prayer) last? Answer: بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيمِ Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for contacting Mathabah for your question. A person must perform rukūʾ for the duration of saying ‘Subhān Allāh’ (Glory be to God) once. Abū Bakr ibn Mas’ūd Al Kāsāni… read more »

Lifting one’s foot during salaah

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Q: I read somewhere that you cannot lift your foot in prayer and it invalidates the prayer. But when I stand up from the sitting or prostration posture, I need to adjust my feet so that I am again facing qibla directly (my body seems to be a bit lost of the previous position). I heard… read more »

Sujud in Martial Arts/Christian School

Answered by Askimam.org

Asalaamualaikum , JazaakAllah for taking time to answer my questions. 1) One time in college I signed up for a martial arts class. During the class people bowed and also even prostrated to a random inanimate thing on the wall. Me being very shy I felt awkward and off guard so I kind of followed… read more »

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