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Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Women reading Taraweeh in jamaat

Answered by Muftionline.co.za

Q: 1. I wanted to know if two women are reading Taraweeh together, must the one leading for those rakaats stand a little forward and the one following a little behind, or must they stand in line? 2. If one woman isn’t reading, can she sit with a Qur’aan next to the one who’s reading… read more »

Taraweeh four by four

Answered by Askimam.org

Is it right to pray tarawih four by four, i.e. pray four rakats together and make salam after that? At the end we have five sets of fours. Answer In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh. The sunnah method of performing… read more »

Reading missed Taraweeh after witr

Answered by Askimam.org

Asalamu Alaykum, If one misses a few rakahs of taraweeh, and then he prays witr with the jammah in the masjid. Can he make those rakahs of taraweeh up after the witr, on his own? I know that taraweeh is not waajib in the first place. But I would like to clarify… read more »

Na-Baligh leading Taraweeh

Answered by Askimam.org

Slms Respected Mufti Saheb, we have a Hafiz who is 14 years of age and his beard and moustache has appeared. However, when asked, he said he is not baligh. Can he lead Taraweeh? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi… read more »