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Dreamt of tying oneself with a vine after Istikarah

Assalamuallaykum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh we have an online business that my mother did Istikarah to know whether its best to move forward by promoting it and if yes, on what platform it is best to promote it on and she gave 2 different platforms as the options in...

Salaat during/after sunrise

As salamu alaykum respected Mufti Is there one of four schools that permit to pray fajr ou qadha salat during the sunrise (shurooq) / is there a school to pray during this forbidden time, can you give the official reference, majority, allowed of each school if...

Binaa for Lady praying alone

Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, If a woman is performing salaatut tasbeeh at home, and whilst in salaah her wudhoo breaks, can she carry on praying her salaat from the point where her wudhu broke after making a fresh wudhu? Is binaa permissible for a...

Surah to be read in Salaat Al-Tasbeeh

Question Is there any particular surah reads in the prayer of salatul tasbeeh? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. There is no particular Surah to be read in Salaat Al-Tasbeeh. One May...

Is it permitted to perform fresh wudu’ for nafl salah?

Question: Would it be preferable to make a new wudu for salaat al ishraaq when i stay in the mosque after fajr? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Wuḍū’ is an act of `ibādah and has...

Does a man have to wear a hat to perform Salaat?

Q. Does a man have to wear a hat to perform Salaat? A. It was the constant practice of Rasoolullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam to peform Salaah with a Head gear (Topee). Hence, it is Sunnah for males to wear a head gear (Topee) whilst performing Salaah. Allah Ta’ala...

Missing out the Qunoot in Witr

Q. If the imam in witr forgets to read qunoot and goes into rukoo instead, then remembers that he forgot to read qunoot, so he returns to qiyaam, reads qunoot, then does rukoo again, then in the end does sajda sahw, will the salat be okay? A. In principle, if the...