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Sajda or السجدة means prostration and is an act of worship.

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Why Do Shia Muslims use a stone for saying prayers but Sunni Muslims don't?

I have noted that the Shia Muslims use a stone (or soil) called Turbah/Muhr for saying prayers, but the Sunni Muslims don't use that and also consider it something taboo. Why there is such ...
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How many sajdas are in Qur'an?

I would like to know the number of sajdas in Qur'an, and the exact verse numbers where performing a Sajda is required. Just mentioning the verses' numbers would be sufficient instead of referencing ...
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What are the things we have to perform while reading Quran?

While reading Quran, I know that there are ayahs (verses) for sujood (prostration). How is this performed? I'm a lady, so if I was reading the Quran without wearing hijab (scarf) and then reached a ...
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Is my prayer valid even though I mispronounced a word? [duplicate]

When I was reading the Fajr prayer, I was trying to say it quickly because it was late and I was reciting it out loud. When I did sajda (prostration), I think there was too much saliva in my mouth or ...
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Is Allah negotiating with Iblis (Satan) in Quran 15:34-44?

Surah 15, ayah 26-44 of the Holy Quran describes the angel Iblis (Satan) refusing to prostrate before the Prophet Adam. Allah, responds by cursing Iblis (15:34-44): The Lord said: "Then get out ...
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Can I perform sujud shukr without wudu/ablution?

Assalamu alaikum, Can I perform sujud shukr without wudu/ablution? At any state, and at any time? Jazakallah Khaaier
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Do we need to perform sajdah if we hear the recitation of certain ayat but don't listen attentively?

We know that we have to sajdah (prostration) after reciting some ayats (verses) in the holy Qur'an. If anyone hear the recitation then he also have to sajdah. My question is: Is it necessary to ...
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Are both your nose and forehead supposed to rest on the turbah during sujood?

When praying with turbah, I understand we place our forehead on it during sujood (as per this question), but I'm unsure of where to place my nose. One instance is the tradition Ibn Abbas narrates ...
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How is Qur'an 13:15 justified?

And unto Allah (Alone) falls in prostration whoever is in the heavens and the earth, willingly or unwillingly, and so do their shadows in the mornings and in the afternoons. 13:15 http://quran.com/13/...
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Why were the Angels told to prostrate to Adam (AS)?

We are only allowed to prostrate to Allah (swt) otherwise we are committing shirk. Then why were the Angels told to make sajda / go down to sujood for Adam (AS)? Also Yousuf (AS) saw a dream that ...
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Is bowing in martial arts forbidden?

I, before converting to Islam used to take part in weekly Tae Kwon do classes. These kept me fit, taught be discipline as well as focus. I would be interested in taking up another martial art, but I'm ...
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Correct method of "sajda" for women

What is the exact method of sajda for women. Many people are confused for this. Many ladies put their elbows down and some do not put. Some Muslim scholars recommend that it's not mendatory to put ...
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What counts as bowing and is therefore a sin?

I know bowing to a human being is a sin, but what counts as bowing? All types, or just ones in Islam, like ruku and sujud?
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Is it permissible to make a Quranic Dua in prostration?

Can I make duas from the Qur'an in sujood or does it come under the ruling of this hadith Hadith: حَدَّثَنَا يَحْيَى بْنُ يَحْيَى، قَالَ قَرَأْتُ عَلَى مَالِكٍ عَنْ نَافِعٍ، ح وَحَدَّثَنِي عِيسَى ...
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If I see a worshipper's bare back in prayer should I tell him?

When a brother is wearing something like t-shirt or top and hasn't tucked it into his jeans and tightened his belt or something similar part of his 'awrah such as the top of his bottom and bottom of ...
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is it permitted for Muslim footballers / sportsmen to prostrate after scoring a goal?

There is a trend with Muslim footballers (or sportsmen) doing the sujood on the pitch after scoring a goal (or whatever they do in their particular sport to win) - is this permitted to do and the ...
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Is it permissible to say no more than these zikrs in Ruku and Sijda, or are they only supplementary zikrs that should come with other main ones?

The following are zikrs that have been narrated in different sources as ones Prophet Muhammad -p.b.u.h- would recite in his daily prayers. (Needless to say, the wording in different sources may ...
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Is prostrating an act of worship?

Would the act of prostrating (making sajda) be worship in of itself? I have been thinking about this issue and I would say it does not because Prophet Yaqoub did it to his son Prophet Yousef. ...
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Two Sujud In Salah

There are two Sujud in Salah. I have heard that one relates to Allah's command to all angels including Iblees and the other one relates to thanking by all angels that they did not disobey Allah as ...
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Quran ayat of sajdah or sujūd during salat

We know that there are fourteen places in the Holy Quran (also mentioned fifteen) where we need to perform sajdah or sujūd. Whenever we are reciting the Holy Quran, it is obligatory/recommended upon ...
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Is it necessary to perform prostration after reciting verse of prostration (sajda) in Quran? [duplicate]

I have heard that Quran recitation will not be accepted until you haven't performed prostration (sajda) which occur during recitation of Quran. Is it necessary to perform sajda?
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When we should perform sajdah sahu?

In the times when confusion comes in my salah, sometimes there is doubt that I have left a rakat and sometimes I am sure that I have left a rakat. I have to do sajdah sahu in second case but, what ...
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How should I perform prostration of forgetfulness (sujuud al-sahw) when I forget one rak'a in prayers

I was leading the Isha prayer. I forgot the last raka and the people reminded me by saying 'Subhan Allah'. So, I got up and completed that raka and I did the taya. When the taya was complete I did 2 ...
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Straightening our spine during Sujood

Is it true that it is obligatory to straighten our spine during sujood? I found this hadith A prayer in which a person does not straighten his spine in his rukoo’ and sujood does not count. (Sunan al-...
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How many sajdas are in Quran? [duplicate]

Questions: How many sajda are there in Quran? And which para they are available?
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Is it permissible to make dua'a during a mandatory prayer?

Bismillah. Someone once told me that it's better to make du'a in the sajda (prostrating) when we are praying a sunnah prayer, rather than to make it during a mandatory prayer. Is this true? Or can we ...
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What is the entire meaning of Surah Hajj, verse 77?

Assalamu alaikum, I just read about various benefits of prostration, and just came through this verse: O you who believe! Bow down, prostrate yourselves, and adore your Lord; and do good, that you ...
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How do you perform Sajda Tilawat? (Prostration of Recitation)

What is the proper procedure for performing Sajda Tilawah?
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What can a Muslim say in genuflection and prostration of prayers (Roku' and Sajdah)?

There are very nice Ayahs and Du'a to glorify Allah, like: يُسَبِّحُ لِلَّهِ مَا فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ وَمَا فِي الْأَرْضِ الْمَلِكِ الْقُدُّوسِ الْعَزِيزِ الْحَكِيمِ - الجمعة 1 Whatever is in the ...
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How is the Shia prostration of thanksgiving performed?

One thing I noticed when praying in Iran is that many people perform an extra sujud (prostration) directly after the (Shia-style) taslim. It didn't seem obligatory as not everyone did it, but it ...
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making dua in salah

can I make dua in prostration in mother tongue? if I can then when inside in salah or I should make extra prostration/sperate prostration without salah to make dua? can I make dua in prostration of ...
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Making a mistake when praying aloud when you’re alone

I’ve heard that you can pray the fard of fajr, maghreb and isha aloud when you’re alone. How about when you make a mistake in prayer, do you still have to give Salam to both shoulders and then go back ...
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If someone recites an aayah of sujud repeatedly for memorization, how many times does he/she make the sujud

Assalaamualaikum. I am trying to memorize the Qur'an in sha Allaah. Some surah's have aayah of sujood. So, if I repeatedly recite that soorah many times for memorization, how many times do I have to ...
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Number of Prostrations in Quran in every Juz (1/30th part of Quran)? [closed]

How are there 14 sajdas (prostrations) distributed among the 30 Juz. Which Juz has how many sajdas? How many are up to Juz 13? is it 15 or 14? some places show they are 15.
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Can I do sizdah (Sajdah) without salat? [duplicate]

Assalamualaykum, Is it allowed to do sizdah (Sajdah) without salat? Is there any practice of it? JazakAllah Khair.
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Can we Glorify and praise Allah like we do in dhikr in prostration (sujood) while praying

Is it allowed to :- To say Alhamdulillah or La hawla wa La Quwaata illa biLlah or any rememberance and glorification of Allah in sujood while praying.
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Is there any problem performing Sajda Sahw without committing any mistakes?

Let's say I am confused with something in my prayer. So if I perform Sajda Sahw, is it okay? or even if I am sure that no mistakes I've made, can I still perform Sajda Sahw?
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How much does a prayer for a bump take to appear?

How much does it take for a prayer bump 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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Should we vocalise our dua during prostration?

I have already know that we can make dua in Arabic during our prayers, but can we utter the words or just keep it as our thought while we prostrate?
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What kind of sujud sahw is needed in the given case if any?

I'd like to know the scholarly/madhhab view(s) on the following case: Let's assume at the end of the second raka'a in a prayer instead of sitting for the tashahhud I stood up, but before doing ...
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Dua's in sujood

Assalamualaikum, I want to do longer sujoods. This is because I want to feel more connected to Allah(swt) in my prayers. In my sujoods, can I recite dua's. For example can I recite, "Hasbi Allahu ...
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Performing salah

What happens if your underwear was a bit shown like for example the name around the underwear champion when going into sujud and ruku is the prayer valid or not?
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Is this way to make sajdah tilawah correct?

I am a woman who reading the Quran from the mushaf and there are ayas with sajdah tilawah. When I read the Quran from the mushaf, I don't wear hijab. When I reach the ayas of sajdah tilawah, I say '...
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Does moving in sujood position to fix your position make it invalid?

I did two Zuhr prayers because I moved to fix my postition but I don't know if that makes a prayer invalid but I just did another prayer just in case and then I was planning to do a third one but then ...
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Man's stomach touching his thighs

Does my prayer become invalid if my stomach touches my thighs while in prostration? I had to succumb in prostration due to limited space on the prayer rug. What is the ruling?
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Is it okay if i read the tasbih different times in different sujud or ruku?

let's say in 1 Rakat 2 sujud. Usually, I repeat the tasbih 3 or 5 times on each sujud. So, if in the first sujud I repeated 5 times, in the 2nd one I repeated 3 times accidentally, is it a problem? Do ...
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How do i make dua in sujud?

What rakat in sujud do you make a dua at, can you also do it after tashahhud? And can you make a dua from your heart or from the quran?