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Is raising of hands wajib in witr before dua-e-Qunoot

Answered by Askimam.org

Is raising of hands wajib in witr before dua-e-qanoot Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is Sunnah to raise the hands in Witr Salah before reciting Dua-e-Qunoot. [1] And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best Abdul Hannan Nizami, Student Darul Iftaa Chicago, USA Checked and Approved… read more »

Ahādīth for Dua Qunūt

Answered by Askimam.org

As salamu alaykum, It was narrated that ‘Umar prayed Qunoot with the following words: “Allaahumma inna nasta’eenuka wa nu’minu bika, wa natawakkalu ‘alayka wa nuthni ‘alayka al-khayr, wa laa nakfuruka. Allaahumma iyyaaka na’budu wa laka nusalli wa nasjudu, wa ilayka nas’aa wa nahfid. Narju rahmataka wa nakhsha ‘adhaabaka, inna ‘adhaabaka al-jadd bil kuffaari mulhaq. Allaahumma… read more »

The Thanaa in Janazah Salaah

Answered by Mahmoodiyah

Question: Assalamualaikum Q1-It has been stated in Tahtaawi, pg 209, Sharah Marakiyul Falaah that in Witr Salaat it is Mustahab to read Durood Shareef after Du’aa e Qunoot.  Is this proven from Prophet S.A.W. or the Sahabah R.A ? b-and is there a specific Durood which should be read? Q2-The Thanaa which is read in… read more »

Qiyaamul Layl in Haram

Answered by Mahmoodiyah

Question: What should be done during Witr and Qiyaam ul Layl prayers during Ramadhaan in Makkah and Madinah? DETAILS: Is it permissible to perform Qiyaam ul Layl prayers in Makkah and Madinah during Ramadhaan that take place in Jamaat in the middle of the night? I have read the ruling that no more than 2… read more »

Performing Witr in congregation in Ramadan

Answered by DarulUloomTT.org

Q. I have heard and read many hadiths that supports praying Witr prayer during the latter part of the night especially after Tahajud, however during the Month of Ramadaan the Witr is prayed in congregation after Salaatul Taraweeh. I have seen many people leave the masjid after Taraweeh assuming that they are leaving off the… read more »

2 Rakaats Nafl after Isha Salaat

Answered by DarulUloomTT.org

Q. Is there any tradition/hadith that nabi peace be upon him used to pray 2 rakaat nafl salaat in sitting position after Isha salaat? A. It is evident from an authentic tradition of Aisha (RA) (as recorded by Imam Muslim in his sahih) that the Prophet (SA) performed two rakaats of Salaah after the Tahajjud… read more »

Sunnah recitation in witr salah

Answered by Tafseer Raheemi

Question In Witr, is it a must to pray surahs alaa, kafirun, ikhlaas. Is this farz, sunnat or what? Answer It is a sunna to recite these surahs in witr salah (Abu Dawud, Tirmidhi, Nasa’i, Ahmad, Ibn Majah). It is not fardh or wajib. Source