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Slowing down recitation

Asalamualaikum I know that intentionally lowering your voice so those around you can’t hear you in Salah is ok, even if you make unintentional grammatical mistakes. Can the same logic apply to slowing down your recitation/speeding it up for the same reason – even if...

Differances between Christianity and Islam

[23/08, 14:44] Wasibaaa: What are the most important differences between Islam and Christianity? Are they all different or have similarities? Is it possible that the two religions coexist or are they too different and discordant? [23/08, 14:46] Wasibaaa: Is it allowed...

Performing Salaah near a T.V

Question Assalamualaykum ww  Pray your doing well Mufti saab,  We have a few questions we wanted to seek advice on if you could kindly assist us; *Please advise if someone has a tv in their house in the sitting room and they pray namaz in the same sitting...

Listening to Qur’aan whilst exercising

Question Slm Mufti Saab, Can we listen to quraan verses while doing exercise in gym? Jzk Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. The Qur’an is the speech of Allah Ta’aala. It is a bounty and a...

Isaal-e-Thawaab via WhatsApp

Question Asalamualaikum. Hope you are well. Wanted to ask regarding isaale thawaab. Generally we would go pay a visit to the deceased family or friend and pray Quraan/YASEEN/ Tasbeeh within the 3 days. But with the current situation, family/friends have made a...

Collective Qur’aan Khatam on WhatsApp Groups

Question After a person passes away then the family do a collective khatam of quraan and yaseen through WhatsApp is it permissible? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Your query is not...

Can one read and touch Wadhaaif without wudhu

Question Assalamualaykum. Is it permissible to touch and read a wazaif on the phone without wudhu. The wazaif is in form of a pdf. If i don’t have wudhu then can i read it. Majority of the wazaif pdf contains duas however there a few quranic verses. Will it be alright...

Time elapses whilst performing Salaah

Question Assalamu Alaikum. What is the ruling if you are rushing to pray Fardh salaah before the time officially ends, and say you have 2 minutes left. You start your salaah, and by the time you finish, the time for the next salaah has officially begun. Will the...

Hifz & Haidh

Q. How can a woman in Haidh ensure that she does not forget her Hifz of the Quran if she cannot recite Quran in the state of Haidh? A. According to the Hanafi Mazhab (school of thought) it is impermissible for a woman in Haidh (menstrual period) to recite Quraan....

COVID 19 South Africa – Taraweeh Rulings

Q. How should Taraweeh Salaah be performed in Ramadaan with the lockdown restrictions in South Africa? A. The performance of 20 Rakaats Taraweeh Salaah is an emphasised Sunnah (Sunnah Muakkadah) for both males and females during the month of Ramadaan. Given the...