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

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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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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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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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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 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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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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can we wear embroidered animal figures during Namaz?

I heared that embroidery patterns including animal figures (horse, ducks, pandas, etc.) is religiously objectionable .we can't wear these clothes during Namaz. Can I wear those clothes (t-shirts) ...
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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 ...
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When does the prayer time end? (Mainly Isha)

Asalamu 'Alaykum dear brothers and sisters, When does the time for each prayer end (Mainly Isha). For Isha, people say that it's after the half of the night or subh-sadiq (true dawn). I'm confused ...
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Breaking of wadu during prayer

If we recite prayer and sudden blow off and wadu breakdown then what order for us to to complete prayer. Explain me based on hadith and fiqh references.
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Do I say “bismillah” in 2nd rakat?

before starting every work as a muslims we say "bismillah". before starting namaz in ist rakat we say bismillah is it important to say bismillah in 2nd rakat and 3rd rakat or not?
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Praying in front of a mirror

Is it permisible to pray salah in the room with mirrors ? as it is not allowed to pray salah in the presence of pictures than what is the ruling on pray salah in front of mirror ?
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What we should do when Imam offer less than or more than 4 Taqbeer in Furnal Prayer?

I was attending a furnal prayer. In that furner prayer Imam Offered five Taqbeer instead of four. In that furner prayer someone gave suggestion to reoffer the prayer correctly and some denied. Alot ...
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Is it sunnah to say “wa barakatuhu” while saluting at the end of the prayer?

Is it sunnah to say "wa barakatuhu" while saluting at the end of the prayer? Will you evaluate the narrations regarding the issue?
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Ahadith reports of the Prophet Muhammad() giving the Adhan or Iqamah himself

I would like to know all the ahadith where it is reported that Prophet had himself given the Adhan or Iqamah. I did find some here
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Is it common for Muslims to pray during Salah?

On a recent visit to Jemaa el-Fnaa in Marakesh I observed very few people pray during Jumu'ah and Asr, despite being in the proximity of Koutoubia Mosque. Being rather uneducated about Islam, I ...
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Imam shows awrah during prayer validity of Salaah?

If a member of the congregation sees the awrah of the Imam such as when he is bending in sujood and his back is exposed what should he do? Should he say STOP! And explain why there and then or until ...
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Can a female pray regular salah if she has been diagnosed with PCOS?

I have PCOS and my monthly cycles are not regular. Sometimes there is also spotting which lasts for weeks. Am I allowed to offer salah?
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What is the dressing criteria for women while offering Prayers?

Which type of dress a women can wear while offering prayer.I just want to know that is tied is allowed while offering Prayers.
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What is teaching of Islam about Qasr when you travel by air?

As we know that travelling a distance of 52 km than you have to perform Qasr. But what is does the sharia says about this?
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Why does every prayer have different number of Rakat's? What is the reason or logic behind it?

I have been looking for an answer on this everywhere but can't seem to find it. Why does every prayer have different number of rakats, for example Fajr only 2, Zuhr/Assr 4, Maghrib 3, Isha 4. What are ...
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what is the correct procedure of sajda-e-sahw?In which cases it is necessary?

There are different method of sajda-e-sahw in different books . what is exact method of it and when it is necessary?
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Can we recite a surah more than one times in one rakat, after surah fatiha?

Is it permissible to recite the same surah more than one time in one rakat, what is its significance according to Quran and hadith? As I often recite the same surah(like, surah ikhlas or any other ...
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Is wearing a face veil during prayer allowed in Islam? [duplicate]

I am university student. In most of the universities, girls perform prayers while wearing a face veil. Is wearing a face veil during prayer allowed in the Islamic religion or not?
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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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Imams mispronouncing/changing words in al Fatiha?

Al salam alaykom, I have been to two prayers where the imams mispronounced or changed words in Al Fatiha. Can anyone please let me know if these errors invalidate the prayer? The first one was on ...
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Will my prayers still be accepted even if they are imperfect?

I am still quite young, but I always try to make an effort to pray 5 times a day. I really do try my best. Although sometimes I feel as though my prayer is imperfect, so repeat it over and over again ...
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What are prayer beads for? Mandatory?

I see that some Muslims have prayer beads. What do we use them for? Is it similar to Christians using a Rosary? Is this a mandatory practice for all Muslims to use and have?
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Did Prophet Muhammad SAW send blessing upon himself?

Assalamu Alaikum brothers in Islam, Someone asked me a question and I didn't have a clear answer to this. Please clarify it for me. Did the Holy Prophet Muhammad SAW himself read Darood E Ibrahim ...
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Sickness that urges the body to make a (random) movement when salat

A person have a certain type of sickness, that urges his body to move frequently at random times (he cannot predict when). Like an example of it is stretching your feet or hand. If he doesn't do it he ...
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Why is salah performed in a melodious way sometimes?

Why do I hear some Muslims performing salah in a melodious way (like singing) sometimes and sometimes just spoken? Is there a difference?
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Is there any specific places I can not perform prayer?

I live in a house with 5 people including myself and I am the only Muslim living here. I'm still new to Islam and practice prayer but I wish to not be disturbed. I share a room with someone and he ...
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Can I perform the 5 daily prayers in English? [duplicate]

I am new to Islam but since I began my journey turning to and submitting myself to Allah two months ago I've been having trouble with starting to pray. I was raised Catholic then became an Atheist for ...
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Praying Fajr before sunrise but a bit late

In my country Fajr time starts at 5.30 and I have to wake up at 6.30 to go to work. By waking up at 6.30 or 6.00 and then praying Fajr prayer, do I still get the same rewards as praying at 5.30 ?
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Is standing in salah with chest a little forward incorrect?

In Qiyam, I stand with a straight back and eyes looking at the place of prostration however I've seen some (elderly) brothers who stand with their upper body a little forward so it's not vertical. ...
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Can a person who does not know to pray and what do the recitations reading off their phone/device?

If a person does not know how to pray and or is trying to learn a new Surah do so reading it off their phone during salat. For example, if the person puts on a complete Salat tutorial with ...