This answer was collected from TheMufti.com, which is a fatwa portal managed by Mufti Ismaeel Bassa from South Africa.

Hifz & Haidh

Answered by TheMufti.com

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. Consider the following Ahadeeth: لَا… read more »

COVID 19 South Africa – Taraweeh Rulings

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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 current circumstance of the COVID-19 lockdown restrictions in South Africa, men should perform… read more »

Reciting the Quran in a melodious voice

Answered by TheMufti.com

Q. What is meant by reciting Qur’aan in a melodious voice? A. Reciting Quraan in a melodious voice refers to such a recital which softens the heart, creates humility and the fear of Allah. The aspiration to fulfil the commandments of Allah is increased and the hearts of the listeners are affected. Whilst we acknowledge… read more »

Reciting Qur’an loudly in a group.

Answered by DarulUloomTT.net

Question: Is it allowed for a group of people – who are sitting together – to recite the Qur’an loudly at the same time (each individual reciting so loud that the other can hear)? Is there a difference in the ruling where they are all reciting the same ayaat or surah together loudly (like Ayaatul… read more »