Salah

Dua’a directly after the prayer is not legislated – Explained by Shaykh Uthaymeen

Question: You mentioned as it relates to the issue or Dua’a or raising the hands during the Dua’a; that the Salaf, the Companions, and the people of knowledge would supplicate before the Salaam. Thus as it relates to the issue of raising the hands after the prayer, is this for the obligatory prayers and the(…)

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He Missed ‘Ishaa in the Masjid and Finds the People Praying Taraaweeh: What does He Do? – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen

Question: What is the ruling of establishing a second congregation while the people are praying the Taraaweeh prayer in Ramadan? This is because I have heard some of the people say that it is an innovation, while some of them say in the (last) ten nights then there is no problem, as for other that,(…)

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The One who Does Not Pray but Fasts : Is His Fast Accepted? – Shaykh Muhammad Akoor

Question: The second question, O Shaykh: A man does not pray but fasts; is his fast acceptable and does this expel him from the religion? Answer: The fast is not accepted from him. This is because the fast is the fourth pillar from the pillars of Al-Islaam. Before it comes the foundation of the religion,(…)

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The ruling on whoever fasts but does not pray – Permanent Committee & Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

Question: I have witnessed some of the Muslim youth fasting, but they do not pray. Is the fast of the person who fasts but does not pray accepted? I have heard some of the preachers telling these youth to break their fast and not to fast, as he who does not pray has no fast?(…)

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Ruling on adding “Sayyidinaa” to the tashahhud – Shaykh Muhammad Amaan al Jaami (rahimahullaah)

The Thirteenth and Fourteenth Pillar: “Allaahumma Salli ‘alaa Muhammadin wa ‘alaa Muhammadin kamaa Salayta ‘alaa ibraaheema wa ‘alaa Aali ibraaheema Innaka Hameedun Majeed” [O Allaah, send your praises upon Muhammad and the family of Muhammad as you sent praises upon Ibraaheem and the family of Ibraaheem. Verily, You are Most-Praiseworthy, Most Glorified] This version of(…)

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Placing Donation boxes in the Masjid – Answered by Sheikh Fawzan

Question: May Allah give you good, this question comes by way of the internet from America, the question is: ‘What is the ruling on placing donation boxes inside the masjid in order to collect money to cover the Masjids bills and expenses, keeping in mind that the Muslims in America do not receive financial assistance(…)

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When does the last third of the night begin and end? – Shaykh Ibn Baaz

Outset and end of the last third of night  [1] Q: It is reported in the Hadith that Allah descends every night to the lowest heaven in the last third of the night [2]. When does the last third of the night begin and end? A: There are Mutawatir Hadiths (a Hadith reported by a significant number of narrators(…)

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Beautiful Explanation of the Opening Supplication in Salah (Prayer) – Shaykh Muhammad Amaan al Jaami (rahimahullaah)

After this, there occurs the opening supplication, which is optional, and states: “Subhaanak Allaahumma wa bia Hamdika. Wa Tabaarakasmuka wa Ta’aala Jadduka. Wa Laa ilaaha Ghayruka.” [Free from imperfections are You, O Allaah, and all praise is Yours. Blessed is Your Name, Glorified be Your Greatness, and there is no deity worthy of worship besides(…)

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Making the palms of the hands and the fingers face the direction of the ears when raising the hands in prayer contradicts the sunnah

Imam Ibn Qayyim al Jawziyah-May Allah have mercy upon him-stated in his book ‘Raising the hands in prayer’, pg 281: ‘What is recommended is that his palms face towards the direction of the Qiblah and that he does not make them face towards his ears. Our scholars (the Hanbalis) and the Shafi’is have cleary mentioned(…)

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Who has more right to be the imam for the prayer? Young Boy who memorized more Qur’an or the Adult? – Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzan

Question: Who has more right to be the imam for the prayer? Is it the young boy who has not reached puberty but he has (memorized) half of the Quran or is it the adult who has (memorize) five juz (of Quran) but he also has (knowledge) from the sunnah just as Aqeedah (belief), hadeeth(…)

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Cutting the Prayer to Move Away from One who Smells – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen

Question: Noble Shaykh, if I stand within the congregational prayer and the one standing next to me reeks with the scent of smoke can I change my place after the opening Takbeer and stand in another place if the smell is too much for me? Answer: If one is standing in the rank next to(…)

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Spanking the Children for other than the Prayer – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen

Question: Noble Shaykh, is it permissible to spank the child who is under ten years old for the prayer, and is he to be spanked for other than the prayer, such as for discipline? And at what age can he be spanked? Answer: As for spanking him for the prayer, then it is not permissible(…)

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Supplicating within the Prayer in other than the Arabic Language – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen

Question: What is the ruling of supplication within the prayer in a language other than Arabic; specifically for a man who is not good in the Arabic language? Answer: Supplicating in other than the Arabic language for a person who does not know Arabic is permissible, whether it be in the prayer or outside of(…)

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The Fitna of Music in the Masjid – A warning against musical ringtones – A reminder from Shaykh Abdur Razzaq Al Badr

In the Name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful; all praises belong to Allah the Lord of all that exists and I bear witness that nothing has the right to be worshipped except for Allah alone without partners.  And I bear witness that Muhammad is His slave and Messenger, may the Salat and(…)

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How far should I walk to a Sutrah after Imam finished the Prayer? – Answered by Shaykh Al Albani (may Allah have mercy upon him)

Question: If a person comes late to the congregational prayer, and he catches three rakats of Thur prayer, then the Imaam finishes the prayer; how far should he walk in order to pray behind a sutrah? Shaykh Al Albani: He should walk a distance, such that if he is seen, no one will say that he isnot praying. Question: If someone says(…)

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Beautification in Prayer – By: Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzan

BEAUTIFICATION IN PRAYER  By: Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzan Question: May Allaah treat you well. The questioner says: the imam of the masjid possesses a lot of wealth, but when he comes to the prayer; he wears a dirty Izaar (bottom waist wrap) and a dirty garment. When I say to him why doesn’t he purchase new(…)

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Free E-Book – Common Mistakes in Prayer by Shaykh Muhammad Bazmool

[Free E-Book - Download PDF Here] Source: http://mtws.posthaven.com Related Links: Meaning of Pecking Like A Rooster, Looking Around Like A Fox, Squatting Like A Monkey in Salah Why is it that we can’t attach our feet to each other’s feet in Salaah? Related posts: [E-Book] The Descripitions of the Prophets Prayer from Pure Sunnah With illustrations – Shaykh(…)

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The Sunnahs are to be Prayed after the Dhikr – Shaykh Saalih Al-Fawzaan

The Sunnahs are to be Prayed after the Dhikr By: Shaykh Saalih Al-Fawzaan Question: May Allaah treat you well; the question says: I read that raising (i.e., the voice with) Dhikr after the obligatory prayer is the Sunnah. So what is the guideline regarding raising the voice because sometimes it annoys those who are praying(…)

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[E-Book] The Descripitions of the Prophets Prayer from Pure Sunnah With illustrations – Shaykh Muhammad Bazmool

[Click Here to Read or Download PDF] This eBook MAY be copied, used, and distributed for FREE, for Da’wah and teaching purposes only. It may not be printed and sold for profit without the permission of al-Binaa ebook publishing and MTWS Publishing. Publisher’s Information: MTWS Publishing / Markaz Tawheed was-Sunnah Translator: Raha ibn Donald Batts Translation Verified By: Aboo Qaylah(…)

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