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Marriage During Safar and Muharram

Assalamu Alaikum, Islamically is there any time during the months of Safar and Muharram to avoid getting married? my sister is planning to get married but was told to avoid these months.  is 10/10/20 a date that would be an issue? is there a preferred day of the...

Hanafi Fiqh

Salah method for women

Assalamualaikum, I wanted to know whether there is a difference in how men and women pray or is it exactly the same? For takbeer should a woman’s hands be raised above the shoulders or below the shoulders? For sujood should a woman perform a tight sajdah so that her...

Hanafi Fiqh

Saff (straight line) during Namaz

Assalamualaikum, Some people in our Masjiod insist that the Musallis should stand toes to toes (lining up toes) when standing for Jamat but I have issue with that because the people with short feet will be ahead of line and people with long feet will be behind so only...

Hanafi Fiqh

Allah Ta’ala saved Musa and drowned Fir’awn on ‘Aashura

Is this narration authentic? عن ابن عباس رضي الله عنهما، أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم، لما قدم المدينة، وجدهم يصومون يوما، يعني عاشوراء، فقالوا: هذا يوم عظيم، وهو يوم نجى الله فيه موسى، وأغرق آل فرعون، فصام موسى شكرا لله، فقال أنا أولى بموسى منهم. فصامه وأمر بصيامه