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Jumah is the congregational prayer that men hold every Friday just after noon, it is prayed in the place of Dhur. On this day there is a Kutbah (Sermon) that is done before making the prayer.

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Can i miss jummah if i have severe hemorrhoids

Salaam alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. I have very severe hemorrhoids with symptoms like intense burning, itching, and throbbing. I tried treating them with an ice pack and coconut oil but I ...
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What should i do for Jummah when at sea for 3-5 weeks?

As Salamu Alaykum, I am at sea for anything for 3 to 5 weeks as a fisherman, but I am also the only Muslim on the vessel. This has created a problem for me in that on Friday I am the only person ...
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Language of jummah Khutbahs

Assalamualikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh Q1: Why do we find some people doing jummah Khutbahs in ARABIC ENGLISH MIX can we find anywhere from the prophet doing it or requesting it to his companion ...
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Should you receite the Sural Al fatiha during prayer behind Imam? [duplicate]

I know that Sural Al Fatiha is obligatory for any salat prayer my doubt is should you recite the Surah al fatiha silently when you are praying behind the Imam during any kind of prayer like Jamat or ...
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Ghusl for Friday prayers

If I do ghusl and I am not in the state of janaba, but I wash every part and rinse my nose and mouth just like in the ghusl I do for janaba, do I need to make wudu after getting out of the shower ...
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Praying Zuhr instead of Friday Prayer

During Friday, I replace the Jummah with Zuhr prayer during this pandemic. Mosques are open but I do not want to go outside because the situation is still bad in my country. So I pray 4 rakats of Zuhr ...
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Is it obligatory to have Ghusl for the Friday Congregational Prayer?

There are many other questions about this, the reason I posted this is that I found a Hadith the other questioms don’t mention. It was transmitted in the golden chain: حَدَّثَنِي عَنْ مَالِكٍ، عَنْ ...
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Was khutbah delivered in the Arabic language in non-Arabic speaking lands during the 4 caliphs rule?

The Caliphs conquered non-muslim lands who didn't speak arabic and I assume there must have been conversions during this time as well. So, did the friday khutbah take place in arabic there or was it ...
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Are 4 Fard rakats mandatory in Friday Jummah prayer?

I know that there are total 12 rakats in Zohar prayer. For the friday prayer along with imam in a jamat there is bayan then khudbah then 2 Fard rakats. I would like to know along with these 2 rakats ...
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Is it better to have the day off of work for Friday prayers or just some time off of work?

Just wondering about this from a cross-cultural sensitivity sort of angle. Many Christians and Jews have a normal work-week in the USA with Saturday and Sundays off which coincides well with their ...
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Is this hadith authentic "Whoever performs ablution on Friday, then it is good and enough, and whoever takes a bath, that is better"

I watched a video regarding the obligation of taking a bath on Fridays where mufti Muneer stated that there was a long discussion regarding the authenticity of this hadith and whether it could ...
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Niyat for jummah fard Arabic intention

Can someone tell me the niyat in Arabic for jummah? Like fajr fard is nayatun ossalaliyah lilala he... etc I know it’s supposed to be said in the heart but us bengalis verbalize it in Arabic
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Is praying with a child enough for Jumu'ah (congregational) prayer?

If I perform the prayer with my son, or a brother or any child (5-10 years), is my salat considered Jumu'ah or Salah al jama'ah or not?
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Can someone do ghusl after Maghrib on Thursday for Jumu'ah?

Say if someone has work or school on Friday, they have no time to perform ghusl for the Jumu'ah prayer. Can they do ghusl after Maghrib on Thursday since the day begins at night in Islam? (Hanafi ...
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How do scholars deduce that Jumuah is mandatory only for urban/settled people?

In many fiqh books we read that among the conditions for Jumuah some scholars consider being a citizen of city or being settled as a condition for Jumuah to be a fard (mandatory) prayer on a male ...
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Importance of Friday prayers

I am working in a company and my boss is not allowing me for friday prayers event and not accepting my leaves on the same day. What can I do? help me in this regard in the light of the QURAN AND ...
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Why are there only two rakats in farz salaat for Jumu'ah?

My question is: Why is there are only two rakats in Farz Salat for Jumu'ah and we have four rakats for farz salat of zuhr? Is there any reason behind this? Please post answers with references.
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I said “Alhamdullilah” out loud during khutba?

The imam said something that really struck my heart and I said "alhamdulillah" pretty loud. Was this haram?
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What do we do after missing the 2nd rukuh in Friday Congregational prayers (Jum'ah)

So I live in KSA, and I arrived late at the mosque and I joined the jamat at the second sujood of the second rakat, so after I finished two rakat the one next to me started his 3rd rakat I became ...
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Is dua allowed after khutba?

I would like to know, whether it is allowed to make dua after the Khutba (is it called sermon?) given by any Iman (say in Friday prayer, Eid prayers). I have heard different views from different ...
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Why are the most important services in Islam held on Fridays?

So, I've lived in enough Muslim countries to understand that Friday and Saturday are, in fact, the closest thing there is to a weekend in the US (which would normally be Saturday and Sunday), but what ...
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Can people form a community (jamaat) via teleconferancing to pray together?

Can people gather via teleconferencing methods to pray together, e.g., to pray the Friday prayer? I guess it's preferred to gather in person but I assume there exists certain circumstances that make ...
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How do we know Friday is the Friday of the Prophet's ﷺ time? [closed]

How do we know the current Friday is the Friday that the Prophet ﷺ observed? For example, could this have happened: Muslims are observing Friday on a particular day since the Prophet's ﷺ time Western ...
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Is it valid to offer salat ul tasbeeh after jummah prayer?

After performing jummah pray I uses to offer salat ul tasbeeh pray, but my grandma said to perform salat ul tasbeeh before jummah. So I just want to ask is it valid to offer salat ul tasbeeh after ...
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Do Muslims observe the "Sabbath"?

Peace, Blessings, and Divine Love. Doing research in trying to figure out how Muslims observe the "Shabbat/Sabbath", made me ask do Muslims observe a "Sabbath"? I came across ...
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What to do if not jumuah 3x (or more) in a row

I just did it because i lazy and now i regret it. I heard that it means i'm kafir now because i didn't jumuah 3x in a row , what i should do now to go back to islam ? I also heard that not jumuah 3x ...
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Missed Salat Al-Jumu'a unintentionally (while sleeping), what should I do?

Assalamu 'alaikum wa rahmatu Allah wa barakatuh. I've been working late at night and consequently I slept at morning, my friend told that he would wake me up when the time of salat Al-Jumu'a صلاة ...
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Not praying Jumma Prayers since April 2020

In Corona Pandemic, I've not prayed any Jumma Prayer since April. Not even in Home as Juhr. As we know about missing 3 jumma sequentially, is it applicable in this corona situation? My nearest mosque ...
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Is ghusl once in a week Fard? I am not asking Friday ghusl that's different

I have read a hadith in Sahih bukhari and Muslim where it is mentioned that taking bath once in a week is right of Allah on his slaves. This hadith proves it is compulsory to take bath in once a week ...
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Is it permissible to recite surah al kahf during menses [duplicate]

Please help me clear this issue as ive search it on the web but i wasn't able to get a clear answer.
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Is it possible for religious Muslim to do buisness on Friday?

Is it possible for religious Muslim to do business on Friday? Is it okay according to sharia to buy clothes on Friday? I know Christians (mostly) are allowed to do so on Sunday and Jewish aren't ...
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Are there restrctions on the number of mosques in a given area?

Are there restrictions on the number of mosques in a given area? For example, is it permissible to build 3 mosques in a small village? Can Friday prayers take place at all 3 mosques at the same time?
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Due to the quarantine is it mandatory to shower on Friday? [duplicate]

I have the following question: Many countries are now in quarantine due to the coronavirus. School and masajids are closed. No one can do the Friday prayer. Is it mandatory to shower on Friday? I ...
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How to pray if Friday prayers are cancelled?

Assalam walaikum Due to spread of recent panademic the authorities have closed mosques in Kuwait. Everyone is asked to pray at home. My question is how many Rakats do I pray for Jummah? Or we have to ...
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Can you enter jannah just by pray juma(friday prayer)?

I don't pray 5 times, I only pray juma salah(Friday prayer) so would I enter jannah if I only pray Friday prayer?. Another way of asking same question is are you still a muslim if you only prayer ...
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How many Sunnah and Nafl rak'at one should offer in Jumuah salah according to all the 4 Imaams?

I want to know how many sunnah and nafl rak'ats one should offer in Jumuah prayer/salah according to all the 4 Imaams? It would be great if you could tell me in details about all 4 Imaams.
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Why Friday Salat is important for society? (Analyzing Friday salat from sociology perspective)

It seems that Friday Salat is an important subject in Islam. I am analyzing this event from sociology perspective and will be thankful if you share your opinions about importance of Friday Salat. Why ...
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Is speaking during the khutba, but outside the mesjid allowed?

During school days, they let us use the school bus to go to a mesjid for Salatul Jumu'ah. When we go to the ground around the mesjid (which has the bathroom and the wudu place), I notice a lot of ...
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Is this Hadith about Friday ghusl abrogated?

Narrated Abu Sa`id Al-Khudri: The Prophet (ﷺ) said, "Bath on Friday is compulsory for those who have attained the age of puberty." Sahih al-Bukhari 2665 Is it abrogated because most ...
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Fasting obligatory fast on friday

Is it ok to fast on Friday alone to make up obligatory Ramadan fasts? I know we are not supposed to fast on a Friday without fasting on the day before or after, but in the case of making up ...
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What is the minimum number of persons required for a jumuah jama'ath?

I heard someone saying 50, someone as 25 and someone says 3. My friend's brother is studying engineering in a college with total of 5 to 10 muslim boys. They are not allowed to go out for Jumuah. Can ...
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Missing jum'ah on Friday

Is there a Hadith that you can observe just two rakaat when you get to the mosque shortly after it is concluded
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What is the history of Jummah namaz?

It is known that we were ordered to pay namaz 5 times a day by ALLAH HIMSELF . I don't have any references , nor do I have much knowledge can somebody please help with a little history for Jummah ...
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What to do if break wudu during Jumuah?

What should I do if I break wudhu (e.g. by farting) during Jumuah? I have a farting problem, I can hold it for some time but if the Quran recitation is long then there's a huge chance that someday I'...
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If the Khutbah is heard from far away place, not in the vicinity of the mosque, should the one who hears listen attentively?

In many places, the Friday khutbah from the mosque is transmitted through loudspeakers which are otherwise used for Adhan and Iqamah only. Sometimes one may hear the khutbah while in the bathroom or ...
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Can I pray Tahiyyat al Masjid during the Quran recitation before Friday Azan?

Al salam alaykum brothers. Yesterday I went to the mosque for Friday Prayer and arrived before the Adhan, during the Quran recitation. I didn't really look around looking to see if anyone else is ...
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Imam during Jumuah prayer

Each Friday at the Mosque, right before we pray the fard, the Imam claims that if we do not pray shoulder to shoulder, Shaytaan may come in between and whisper. Is there any source for such a claim? ...
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Which mosque to choose for Jumma if both are next to eachother?

If two mosques are very close to eachother and both accessible easily, how can we decide which mosque to go to for jumma prayers? Especially if one was created to differentiate from the first one (as ...
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Was the name Friday/Jumua known before Islam?

Based on this Question and as we know that all weekdays in Arabic are associated with a number: Sunday =al-Ahad - 1 الأحد Monday =al-Ithnayn - 2 الاثنين Tuesday = a-Thulata' - 3 الثلاثاء Wednesday = ...
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Is it allowed to ask questions politely to the imam during his preach?

I've wondered a long time but never took my courage in both hands to ask a question. And then I just left with my questions and ask them to other muslims who couldn't give me a sufficient answer. So ...