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Travelling safar distance

Q: Is it allowed to have 2 watan iqamah at one time?Does leaving my “watan iqamah”, make my watan iqamah no longer my watan iqamah?(Does traveling from my watan iqamah make my watan iqamah batil)?For example - London is my watan iqamah (I’m staying there with...

Hanafi Fiqh

Working safar distance away from home

Q: I go to work by road for 70 km and then by helicopter for 45 min. Sometime I go for seven days (return date is confirmed) and sometimes my return date is not confirmed and depends on the completion of the job. Please tell if I have to pray full prayers? A: You are...

Hanafi Fiqh

Musaafir flying over his hometown

Q: If a musaafir, during his safar from Joburg to Umzinto (supposing Umzinto has an airport), flies over his hometown (Watn-e-Asli), Overport. While flying over Overport, will it be regarded as though he entered his hometown and his safar ended? Since the distance...

Hanafi Fiqh

Changing into a clean ihraam

Q: If one goes for umrah and during the safar one's ihraam gets soiled with any form of najaasat, can one change into a new ihraam, or does the one that's soiled have to be washed and worn again? A: It is permissible to change the ihraam.And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى)...

Hanafi Fiqh

Reciting an aayah incorrectly in salaah

Q:1. If an Imaam recited the aayat of Surah Naba' incorrectly, instead of reciting لا يتكلمون إلا من أذن له الرحمن, he recited لا يتكلمون من أذن له الرحمن, will the salaah break?2. If the salaah breaks, then if among the muqtadees there was a person who was a...

Hanafi Fiqh

Travelling safar distance

Q: If a person living in North Beach, Durban travels to the Pietermaritzburg CBD using the N3 will he be considered a Musafir?A: If the distance to your destination is 78 km or more you will be a musaafir.And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best. Answered by:Mufti...