Imam


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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Du’a Qunut – Regarding Raising of the Hands and Saying ‘ameen’ aloud after the Du’aas are uttered – Shaikh ‘Ubaid

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma-ba’d Shaikh ‘Ubaid: I personally do not consider it permissible to add to this Qunut and elongate it with extra supplication due to it opposing the Sunnah Question no. 65: During the Taraweeh prayer, whilst the Imam is reciting supplications in the final Qunut, what is the(…)

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Prohibition of searching and attending Masaajid due to the beauty of the recitation of the Imam

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم “Muhammad bin Bahr said regarding the prohibition of searching and attending Masaajid due to the beauty of the recitation of the Imam (as quoted in Badaa’i al Fawaa’id 4/111): ‘I saw Abu Abdullah (i.e. Imam Ahmad) in the Ramadhan and Fadl bin Ziyaad was leading him in Taraweeh. He had beautiful(…)

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When Jihaad becomes obligatory, by Shaikh al-’Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah)

When Jihaad becomes obligatory, by Shaikh al-’Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah) Source: Tape Explanation of Riyad-us-Saliheen of Shaikh al-’Uthaimeen, Part 6. Student Mustafa George (hafidhahullaah) relayed from Shaikh Muhammad ibn Salih al-’Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah) in the latter’s sharh of Riyad-us-Saliheen: When Jihaad becomes obligatory: When the Khalifa (Muslim ruler) enjoins it upon you When the kufaar surround you When(…)

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