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

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Why is the 4 rakat Sunnah before Asr and Isha not included in the hadith?

In this hadith: "Allaah will build a house in Heaven for whoever is diligent in observing 12 Sunnah Rak'aat (as follows): 4 Rak'aat before and 2 after the Dhuhr (Midday) Prayer, 2 after the Maghrib (...
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What's the ruling on taking extreme measures to go to a certain mesjid?

As-Salamu alaikum brothers and sisters, I want to convince my family to drive us to Sultan Ahmed Mosque (One of the biggest masajid in the world) instead of IKEA or other places and malls they'd go. ...
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How can I make up for prayers I have missed in the past? [duplicate]

How can I make up for prayers I have missed in the past? Can I only pray Fard and Witr for future prayers and Fard and Witr for what I have missed and not any of the Sunnah and Nafls. I am not sure ...
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Is it permissible for women to pray by whispering? [duplicate]

Is it permissible for women to pray by whispering? Like it’s not completely silent and you’ll still be able to hear it but it’s not loud. Is this okay in the following situations: in general (all ...
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Is the prayer valid if recitation is done without audible voice?

After I preformed Asr, I read that you have to recite in a way that you can hear yourself but while I was preforming Asr, I recited some verses while moving my lips and tongue but I didn't make a ...
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How do nawaafil fill shortcomings of fardh prayers?

As-Salamu alaikum brothers and sister, I want to understand how does nafil fill the shortcomings of fardh, for example if a person forgot to say 'Rabb ighfir lee' in the sitting between the two ...
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What are the nawaafil in morning and night?

As-Salamu alaykum brother and sisters, I'd like to know what are the prayers that I can offer at morning and night aside from Duha, Witr, Qiyam Al-Layl, and 2 after Isha and before fajr, and 4 before ...
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Problem with urination and being pure for salah

Assalamualaikum I am a 26 year old male. I have a problem with my urination. It takes 25-40 minutes (usually above 30 minutes) for me to completely stop urination. Small drop of urine comes out at an ...
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Accidental Prostration of Forgetfulness

I accidentally prostrated before the salams when I was meant to do it after. I did the prostration of forgetfulness after as well.Is my orayer valid or do I have to repeat it?
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How should one pray two by two rak'ats of naafil?

As-Salamu alaikum brothers and sisters, i heard that Duma should be prayed two by two, that's saying the Salam in each second rakah, does that mean that (1) you have to announce (by heart) the ...
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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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Compensation for not being able to perform Salat

A person could not perform salat due to mental and physical illness. The illness prolonged and the person's life came to an end. What is the compensation amount his family members can pay to needy ...
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What if your acts are being invalidated and you are unaware?

Lets say I made a mistake in my namaz but were unaware that I did for the rest of my life. Will I be punished on the Day of Judgement? And please answer the same for wudu. Also, what is the ruling if ...
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What if your salahs are being invalidated and you never find out?

As-Salamu alaikum brothers and sisters, I want to know what happens if a person has been doing a mistake that invalidates his salah, and dies before realising it? Also, the saying is if somebody is ...
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What is inconsistency in keeping wudu?

So I try to keep my wudu to pray namaz. Often I hear noises around the anus area but can not tell if it was just movements inside the area or if something came out. I keep feeling like something came ...
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Would Salah still be accepted, even with a simple intention? [duplicate]

Will my salah still be accepted if I had a simple intention such as “I intend to pray Fajr” and would it still be accepted if I knew that I was praying a certain salah but forgot to make the intention?...
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What to do if people is restricting me from salat?

I am a student an in my school, the authority gives no time in order to pray the Salat. They also declare them Muslim but they are a bit unbeliever type. The principal doesn't pray Salat at all. So I ...
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Praying Namaz (Salah) & Durood e Ibrahimi

As-Asalamu Alaykum, I wanted to clarify when praying Farz Namaz (Fard Salat) when to recite durood e Ibrahim. I am asking since I want to clarify someone’s conept. Example: (for this example I am ...
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How to handle waswasa?

Everytime I try to pray and whatever is in front of me I get thoughts in my head as if I'm praying to that object and in my head I will argue against it and say that no this is just a wall for example ...
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Do we make all those invocations supplications and dhikr when we read Koran (supplications of asking (our Lord give good things and protect us

Do we make all those invocations supplications and dhikr that are in the Koran when we read it like( our Lord give us good things in this world and the afterlife and protect us from the blazing fire. ...
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Do we have to follow any specific order of reciting surah"s in namaz? [duplicate]

Aslamuailikum Sir, We are students , and i was acting as a imaam for fajr And in first Rakat after surah fateh i recited Surah an Nasr (having 3 ayats) and in second ayat after surah fateh i recited ...
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Wording when sending peace and blessings upon the prophet (pbuh) during prayer

Ok so if anyone can point out hadith to the correct way of prononucing tashahud and the peace and blessings after it please show them. So I went to IslamQA to check the way to pronounce words in ...
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Does dry skin break wudu? (Repeat)

This is a copy of another question I deleted. That question was unclear and when edited it seemed nobody got to see the edited version. Therefore, here is a more clear version: Basically I done wudu ...
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Are you allowed to pray on a floor that’s najis?

Are you allowed to pray on a floor that’s najis, but dry, if you are praying on a prayer mat? By dry najis I mean that there for example has been something najis such as blood that has dried up.
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What is the preferred time for praying Witr salah in Maliki fiqh?

Recently I was checking Witr prayer time for Maliki fiqh. Most of what I found what that how it should be prayed at Fajar time. After Subh. I was wondering, is it standard to pray it after subh? Is ...
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Do we get punished for missing Fajr due to sleep, even if we intended to wake up for Fajr and we did our full effort to wake up?

I heard a Hadith about people gettting punished in the grave for missing Fajr (The punishment is being struck with a rock to the head) but I just wanted to know if this Hadith is authentic and if it ...
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Do you pray Sunnah and Fard separately?

Ok, it is a bit complex for me. Suppose you are praying for Fajr and you have got 2 rakat sunnah and 2 fard. How do you pray them? All in one go or do you pray sunnah first by making Niyah and in the ...
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Is a poor homeless beggar exempt from his 5 daily salat? [closed]

Suppose a poor beggar who lives on streets and suffers from hunger everyday but gets by struggling everyday. He is also a Muslim, but I want to know if he is exempt from offering Salat due to his ...
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If 1 rak'ah of fazr salat is done within the waqt, then will the salat be acceptable?

Well, we all know that salat must be performed within the waqt (specified time span). Now I heard once that if 1 rak'ah of the obligatory fazr salah (2 rak'ah) is performed within the waqt, that is, ...
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Is it haram to lose wudu during the pray, and then continue the prayer?

Salam alaykum brothers, today when I was at the mosque, I lost my wudu during the prayer (2nd rakaat, while reciting Surah Al-Fatiha if I remember correctly), after that I was too embarrassed to just ...
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Chronic gas problem

My gas problem has caused too much distress to me i am unable to keep my wadu for even the time of doing wadu.. even if i do then many times i feel the release in ruku position or prostration or after ...
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The oldest book that contains Complete Procedure of Islamic Prayer (Salaah)

Assalaam O Alaikum. I want to know the name of the oldest book that describes the actual Islamic prayer / Salaah. It's better if that book was written before the birth of Imam Bukhari. I am not ...
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Accidentally recitate more

Assalamu'alaiykum Is somebody salat valid if someone recite more than needed accidentally? For example, if someone recite a surah after Al-Fatihah in third rakaah of Isya, even just the basmallah ...
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Why is salah necessarily Arabic? [duplicate]

Why can't one say all the prayers in English? Isn't it better to use the language you understand?
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How were khutbahs given before invention of microphone?

How exactly did the Imam read the Qirat or deliver a Khutbah in the past before the invention of the microphone so as to make a group of 1000 - 2000 people hear him? In some case the population ...
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Is it allowed for a muslim man to perform obligatory salah at home?

Is it allowed for an autistic Muslim man (too much sensory input is overwhelming and causes severe anxiety, sometimes melt-down) or Muslim men, in general, to perform obligatory salah at home?
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Four Witnesses for Zina

Assalamu alaikum If a Muslim say that , it is not possible to bring four witness for Zina in this modern times as defined in Quran Surah Noor verse 13, this quranic requirement doesn’t have a ground ...
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How to know if i am on the right track?

I am a college student. I have been a pretty good student throughout my life. But just a year or two ago, i developed the passion to be an entrepreneur. I am currently pursuing my dream. I have ...
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Rulings of Salah of Traveler at father's second house

Suppose Maryam is an unmarried girl. She lives with her mother in America. Previously she lived with her father and mother in America. But now her father has got a job in Canada. So now her father ...
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How do I make up for a missed prayer?

I missed the fard prayer of zuhr. I didnt want to miss it I were going to read it joint with Asr because I was unable to read it before but then I were doing wudu and when I finished and checked the ...
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What’s the ruling on praying without paying attention?

If one doesn’t pay attention to certain points while praying, does that mean that his prayers won’t be accepted at those points?
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Can we pray kaza (missed) prayer after 12:00 am midnight?

Can we pray multiple (missed) prayers after midnight if missed?
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How do we know how to perform salat?

where does our knowledge of rulings concerning salat comes from. What are the relevant hadiths and Quran verse that tells us how to perform salat And How do we know which part of salat is fard and ...
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Can I wear clothes with pictures and English words on it while praying?

I have heard from some of my friends that you can not wear clothes with images and English words on it while praying. I would appreciate the authentic source for clarifying and answering the situation....
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Can I offer my Namaz while wearing makeup?

My question is about that can I offer prayer while wearing makeup and nail polish, or can I wear these in general? My classmate says that if I did my wudu before applying nail paint then I can offer ...
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Accidentally ate haraam food, does it break wudhu? [duplicate]

My mom bought a snack from a china's store and she thought it might be vegetarian and gave it to me, but most of the itrms in the store usually sells non halal or vegetarian foods and less of halal ...
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Should salah be done as soon as possible?

Can it be done at any time before the next salah begins (providing it isn't during a forbidden time), or should it be done as soon as possible? Is it sunnah to pray as soon as you can, or fard/wajib?
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Hadith on salat awwabin

Assalamu'alaikum Am looking referral hadith for salat sunat awwabin And whether hai'ah or ab'ad Syukran Akhi/akhawat
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Is only surah Fatiha enough to fulfill fard of Qiraah during salah?

For example on the 2nd rakkah of Fajr, is it satisfactory to ONLY recite surah Al Fatiha? Or is it farz to read an additional surah from the Quran after that?
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Can I make Dua in English, must it be a Surah from Quran? [duplicate]

I don't speak Arabic, therefore if I'm making dua to Allah does it always have to be a surah from the Quran or can I make dua in English anytime too? For example: “O’ Allah please help me to do well ...