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Iqamah for witr when we pray individual

Assalamualaikum..1.can i say iqamah when we pray witr  individually? 2.six years back i have got rupees 500 from road and i have used it so can i give that money in masjid for use? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, There is no Iqamah for...

Reciting another du’a in Qunoot

Question In Esha witr salat if one does not remember dua a Qunoot what else can he read? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. One should exert himself to learn the Du’a Qunoot. However, if...

When should I pray tarawih? (Hanbali Fiqh)

Q: When should I pray tarawih?A: The time for Tarawih is between the emphasized routine prayer of ʿIshāʾ and Witr in the masjid; the beginning of the night is preferred. Subsequently, Witr is made in congregation. Source: Bidayat al-AbidOriginal Source Link

Sunnah Surahs to recite in Witr Salaah

Q. What Surahs should one recite in the three Rakaats of Witr Salaah? A. It is Sunnah to recite Surah A’ala in the first Rakaat, Surah Kaafiroon in the second Rakaat and Surah Ikhlaas in the third Rakaat of Witr Salaah. However, the recital of these surahs should not...

Is it wajib to raise one’s hand in witr?

Ref. No. 870 Is it wajib to raise one's hand in witr before starting dua-e-qanoot as it is wajib to read qunoot? Answer: Ref. No. 849 Alif In the name of Allah the most Gracious the most Merciful The answer to your question is as follows: It is sunnah to raise one’s...