Salat (prayer) is the practice of formal worship in Islam.

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Without Bra Namaz is not allowed?

I recently came to know that, it is forbidden to offer prayer(namaz) if a woman is not wearing bra, is there any proof? any authentic source available which stops woman from offering prayer without ...
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Which is better, praying in jamaah but not focus or praying alone but focus?

Friends i want to ask the best opinion about my story, yesterday i prayed on the mosque near my house because i heard there will be some adventages if i pray in jamaah but surprisingly the mosque was ...
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Dua's to recite while praying.

I'm a 20 year old guy. I have many doubts about what dua's to be read while praying. I am ashamed to clarify it with the elders here because of my age. Can anyone please tell me what dua's to recite ...
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Can Dhikr be performed any time?

I know that there are certain times when Salah is forbidden. But is dhikr forbidden during those times as well? What about making dua and reciting Quran?
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Watery drops due to hugging and kissing

I,m married.I have noticed sometimes drop come out of penis like transparent water when I hug my wife or kiss her.Do I have to take bath after this or my colthes become unclean?
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Was Salat already prescribed for Isa (AS)?

In Quran 19: 31 "And He has made me blessed wheresoever I be, and has enjoined on me Salat (prayer), and Zakat, as long as I live." Were Salat and Zakah already prescribed then? My understanding is ...
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How to respond when you hear multiple Azans(call to prayer)?

Asalamualaikum, I think many of you may have come across this issue. Generally when we hear the Azan , we do the following: Repeat what the Mu'aththin says, except for when he says: "حَيَّ عَلَى ...
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Is Friday prayer replacement for Duhur prayer?

I been recently into a conversation where I was told that Friday prayer should be read with Duhur prayer like after Friday prayer. Also there was a part that your prayer isn't compete until you read ...
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prayer in group is it mandatory?

i live in a Westren non-islamic country, where masjids are far away from me and i cannot travel long distance to do my prayers in Jama'aat . according to the verse of Holy Quran "WARKUU MA'RAKEEN" ...
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Catch up with rapid recitation in taraweeh - skip sana?

In taraweeh, the imam recites so fast that by the time i finish sana-audhubillah-bismillah, he finishes surah fatiha. Is it allowed to read only bismillah or should i complete the sequence no matter ...
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If someone do not pray 5 time, is he/she Kafer?

I try my best to do my prayers on time and would not miss any. Recently, i watched a youtube video by one of the Islamic lecturer from Saudi Arabia , quoting a hadith which i do not have knowledge to ...
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Splitting witr into 2 and 1 rakah

In a mosque, where I go to namaz taraweeh, some people are doubtful about witr after taraweeh, that is whether we should split 3 rakah of witr into 2 and 1 rakah or should we do it like maghrib (3 ...
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How to make my wishes come true

Assalamualaikum to all the brothers and sisters. Today I would like to know some of the important prayers to pray or things to do in order to get what I really want from the core of my heart. please ...
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Salawat (durud), Sending Salam to Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him during Salat in Tashahhud [duplicate]

My question is about the Tashahhud in the five time prayers, "ATTAHIYAATU LILLAHI VAS SALAVAATU VAT TAYYABAATU ; ASSALAMU ALAIKA AYYUHAN NABIYU VA RAHMATULLAHI VA BARKATUHU", My understanding is ...
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Offering Sunnah prayer while Fajr congregation prayer is going on

Is it permissible to offer the two Sunnah rakat at the Fajr while congregation prayer of the fardh is going on? Please give some clarification and references jazakomullah khaira.
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Gelatin in Protein tablets

I know someone and they came up to me and said that their protein tablets that they take everyday have gelatin in and she didn't realise that at first, but i want to know what happens to her in Islam ...
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Going from “never prayed in my life” to my first prayer?

Prayer is central to Islam, but as a newbie, I find myself in the situation where I've never actually prayed in my life (ever) and now I'm trying to figure out how to pray. So I YouTubed how to pray, ...
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Figuring out right calculation method of prayer time

I shifted to uk last year and I have been confused by the fact that people I live with think they are hardcore and correct in Islam and everything and get hot headed when told them to correct e.g. The ...
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Is it obligatory to pray Taraweeh in the mosque?

I couldn't find any resources detailing whether Taraweeh must be praid in the mosque or not!. All the resources I found so far give details about the number of rakahs, method of prayer and timing, ...
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Why do Muslims say Subhan Allah, Alhamdulillah and Allahu Akbar for 33 times after daily prayers?

Muslims say Subhan Allah, Alhamdulillah and Allahu Akbar for 33 times after each daily prayer (salat). What do these words mean and what is the reason for saying them? Also, why exactly 33 times ?
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From the Islamic perspective, how can a Christian pray to Allah?

According to Dr. Zakir Naik, if you are a True Christian, then you can still go to Jannah. And to be a true Christian, you have to meet some conditions: You have to believe in one God (no trinity) ...
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Is sleeping a necessary condition for Tahajjud?

I want to know that whether or not sleeping is a necessary condition for Tahajjud ? For example this fatwa says that Tahajjud means praying after sleeping : https://islamqa.info/en/143240
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Salah- Taraweeh & Tahjud

I perform Taraweeh prayers with Jamath in Masjid during Ishah. Can I pray Tahjud prayers later on at home during third part of night - before early morning? Is Taraweeh same as Tahjud or is it a ...
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Mother is diagnosed of terminal illness and she is too negative about it

My mother has been diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer. She went through one chemo so far and she is recovering. Even the doctors are very positive. However, she is extremely negative about her situation. ...
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How am I supposed to pray when I'm having terrible headaches?

From the Verse (4:103) and some ahadith -like (Sahih al-Bukhari 1117) Narrated `Imran bin Husain: I had piles, so I asked the Prophet (ﷺ) about the prayer. He said, "Pray while standing and ...
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Would Allah ever decrease our good deeds?

According to Surah Muhammad Verse 35: "So do not weaken and call for peace while you are superior; and Allah is with you and will never deprive you of [the reward of] your deeds." - Quran 47:35 But ...
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Can women pray in public, like men?

Asalamu-alaikum, When we are travelling, men often find mosques or pray in the public. (This is when shortening the prayer is not an option). But for women, how can they manage? Many scholars ...
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Is it compulsory for Imam of a masjid/mosque to have a beard?

Recently an acquaintance of mine was refused for being the imam of a mosque, just on the ground that he does'nt had a beard. He is a admirable and pious man with a sound knowledge of Quran. He is also ...
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How many adhans are there for Friday prayer?

I've heard brother's say that there's two, and yet other mosques only have the one. I've also noticed, there's mosques where they have two, everyone performs the Sunnah prayer at the same time. Is ...
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Dua after namaz or dua in namaz

My first question was (Not praying in masjid when imam is a government paid employee?). I want to add some more in it. They did not say Dua after salat by raising their hands. I asked them why you are ...
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Offering salath without knowing that you are not clean

As salam Walai kum What happens if a persons unknowingly performs fardh salath, even though he is not clean (ejaculated in the night) and does wudhu, performs fajr and also recites quran being the ...
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What do I do if I missed joined prayers?

So basically, I have a list of prayers that I missed over the years due to multiple things (not laziness), and have finally got around to making them up. Two of the prayers are the Dhuhr and Asr which ...
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What people recite having their right-hand on their forehead after every fajr salat?

After every salat in masjid, I often see that some people recite something putting their right-hands on their head or forehead and counts in another hand. What is that dua and where they have found ...
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Must you be smiling and exited to make prayer?

Just because my face is not full of this happy or smiling expression... My daughter in law says Allah wants us to show this smiling and excited look on my face when I pray, Why, are you being judged ...
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Not praying in masjid when imam is a government paid employee?

I noticed that my relatives (living in Dubai) do not pray at the masjid, even when it is only at a 2-minute walk from their home. They offer all their prayers at home, including the Jumma salah. ...
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Allah and his form

Assalam alaikum everyone, I have a question that I like to know the answers if anyone could help me out, I do know that it states in the Quraan that Allah has no image or forms etc. so when we pray ...
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What are the rewards of observing nafl fasts?

Is there any special reward for observing nafl fasts? Please, add reference from Quran and Sunnah.
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Are Sunnah prayers obligatory in Islam?

Are Sunnah prayers obligatory or are they nafl?
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Is it okey to pray salah in a room where I have my own pictures?

Please kindly provide me an expert answer need to clear this confusion. Because according to me I'm not worshiping my own picture so how its effect my values.... Kindly need a proper answer. TIA.
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How to continue prayer if one found out he missed or added a rak'a or a part of the rak'a?

My point is what exactly should a person do in the moment he/she realize that he/she missed or added a part of rak'a to his prayer. Here two exemplary situations: I stood up after finishing the 4th ...
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Is there any evidence in the Qur'an or Hadith which permits delaying Adhan?

In our state in India, some of scholars in the mosques are trying to keep the accuracy of the Azan timing by calling the Azan 5 minutes earlier for Subh and 5 minutes later for Magrib. They are ...
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What is the evidence for those who say comibing of prayers without hardship is not permissible?

There is a very authentic hadith which says.. The Messenger of Allah (may peace be upon him) observed the noon and afternoon prayers together, and the sunset and Isha' prayers together without ...
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Can we recite two or more surahs in one rakat when praying?

Assalamu Alaikum. I just want to know that when praying, can we read 2 or more surahs (chapters of Qur'an) in one rakat?
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Will my salah be accepted if I pray at home?

I read a hadith that said Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) wanted to burn the houses of those who prayed at home. So this indicated that it is wajib to pray in congregation. I also read another hadith that ...
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How much does a prayer bump take to appear?

Do you have a prayer bump? How much does it take to appear? Would I have one if I have a lengthy (about half an hour) sajdah every day? How can it be erased?
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Thana (Dua Isteftah) is necessary on missing Rakah or not?

Asalamualikum sir, I want to ask you that if I say missing Rakah then SANA is necessary or not for 1st RAKAH, please give me a satisfactory answer. Thanks.
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Help me to find the reason to salat/prayer ( Importance of the Prayer) [closed]

Assalamu'alaikum, our brother and sister. I'm a Muslim, I Muslim from birth. But until know my age is 17, I'm stil lazy to do salat/prayer. I just pray if I have a reason to do that. I hope you can ...
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Do the phrases: “Allah ul-Akbar”, and; “Allahu Akbar”, have the same meaning?

I am learning Arabic, and I was wondering if there is a difference.
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Thinking of Prophet Muhammad Sallallaho Alaihi Wasallam during Namaz

I am a Sunni Muslim. Though, we all read darood in Namaz and know that darood-e-ibrahim which we read has Mahammad (Sallallo Alaihi Wasallam)'s name many times. I think of my beloved Prophet every ...
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Number of Rakahs in Sunnah Prayer

Asalamu Alaikum, I am a self-taught Muslim. It is my understanding that the number of rakahs in Sunnah prayer (any Sunnah prayer) should be 2. If you want to pray 4, then you break it up (2 + 2). ...