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Taraweeh four by four

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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 »

The famous tarawih tasbih

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Is the famous tasbih of tarawih mentioned in the Hadith? i.e. Subhana Dhil Mulki Wal Malakut… Answer I haven’t seen mention of this in Hadith books. Some Fuqaha (Jurists) have quoted it as a suggested form of tasbih, among other things that a person could engage in, between every set of 4 rak’ats of tarawih…. read more »

Twenty rak’ahs Tarawih during the time of ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

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Are there any sound/authentic narrations which confirm that even during the Caliphate of Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) the number of rak’ahs in Tarawih were twenty?   Answer ‘Allamah ‘Ayni (rahimahullah) has stated that Imam Bayhaqi (rahimahullah) has recorded the following authentic narration: Sayyiduna Saib ibn Yazid (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says: “The Sahabah had performed twenty rak’ahs during… read more »

The number of rak’ahs in Tarawih

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What is the correct opinion with regards to the number of rak’ats of Tarawih? Is it eight or twenty? Answer The practice of performing Tarawih in eight rak’ats is in total contrast to the practice of the Ummah throughout the ages. Tarawih should be performed in twenty rak’ahs. This is based on numerous proofs.  … read more »