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Efficiently using the last third part of the night.

Dear mufti,please can you advise me on some good deeds I can do in the last third part of the night in order of priority? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatulllahi wa barakatuhu, When you wake up, wipe your eyes with the palms of your hands, pray the Duas of...

Prayer

While praying behind Imam it is necessary to read Surah fathia in all rakat.Tell me about all rakat in 3 and 4 rakat also Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu, When praying behind an Imam, you do not have to recite Surah al-Fatiha in any Rak’ah,...

Doubts in salah

Salam It has become my bad habit to doubt whether i prayed three or four rakats. Actually i think i don’t forget but fear that i will forget. Then i start doubting. What should i do ? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Firstly, you should try...

Qiraat in salah

Assalamu alaikum, 1.how much qiraat is sunnah for every prayer? 2.Am i sinfull for not following sunnah of prayer? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, The Sunnah recitation differs for the various prayers: For Fajr and Dhuhr, it is Sunnah to...

Forgetting to perform Sajdah Tilaawah

Question If the imam read an ayat of sajda in taraweh but forgot to make sajda. Would those 2 rakaats have to be repeated? What has to be done about the missed sajda? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...

Status of Salaah if Imam missed a fardh act

Question السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته If an Imaam makes a mistake e.g forgets to recite al-Faatihah, and realizes when the congregation is over and some people have even left, would it be sufficient if he re-establishes the same swalaah again alone? Any fardh act...

Forgetting Qa’dah in Taraweeh

Question In the second rakaa’t of taraweeh (being the imaam) instead of sitting in qa’dah, unknowingly i stood up for the third rakaa’t. I had already prayed half of surah Fatiha. Then upon realizing i went into qa’dah and performed sajdah sahw. Is my namaz done?...

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....