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Questions tagged [sunnah]

The sunnah are the specific words, habits, practices, and silent approvals of The Prophet Muhammed (May peace and blessings be upon him)

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Exact Fasting Protocol of Dawud (a.s)

Prophet Dawud's (AS) fasting is termed as Alternate Day fasting. I've been following daily fasts but now switching to Alternate Day Fasting Protocol since Muhammad SAW called it the best way (...
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If Prophet did two things, that are contrasting in nature, which among them is the Sunnah?

Prophet used to eat and drink sitting. Now, there are Hadith reports of him eating or drinking while standing. My question is, which is the Sunnah among them? Is it one of them or both or neither? I ...
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Talking and Mentioning Allah in Public Bathrooms

Al Salam Alaykum, I have read/heard before that one should not talk in bathrooms and especially not mention Allah. Can anyone let me know if talking and mentioning Allah at the sinks area in public ...
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Realisationship between boy and girl

I like a girl can I make a realisationship with her without making Zina?
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What is the punishment for a corrupt person which he/she will face in his life?

Corruption is main problem in different countries it is increasing in our society there will be some punishment for a person involved in corruption which he/she will face in his life because of being ...
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What do we want to do during Wudoo in Azan?

Specialy in evening prayer there is a little time for prayer. Sometime we late. And when we do Wuddo Azan time occurs. During wuddo we recite some Ayats. In Azan there is neccesory to answer the Azan. ...
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What conditions make actions reported to be done by the Sahabah Sunnah?

I believed only actions of our Prophet were counted as Sunnah. But, I came across the ruling that turning our head while saying ‘Hayya alas-Salaah’ and ‘Hayya alal-Falaah’ during the Adhan to be a ...
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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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Gemstones in the light of Islam

In there any related Sunnah or hades about stones that we often wear.can woman wear them?
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What does the Quran and Sunnah say about telling one's dreams to someone else?

I had listened from elders that you should not tell your dreams to someone else, some says that you should not tell your bad dreams, some says never tell your good dreams,please explain according to ...
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Is there any effort to verify the aphorisms of ibn 'Ata' Allah based on the Qur'an and sunnah?

There are basically two distinct views on Sufism and the connection to Islam. Some reject Sufism and consider it not being part of Islam, while others say as long as it follows the Qur'an and sunnah ...
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Can I call a non-Muslim as “My Brother”?

If a Muslim lady works with non-Muslims, can she call the males as her brother out of respect. Does Islam give her permission to do so?
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What is the proof that spiritual struggle is greater jihad?

I have heard this from many places that Jihad means struggle and spiritual struggle is greater Jihad. I was chatting with my cousin yesterday and I said to him that the best jihad is controlling your ...
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Does tahiyyet al masjid count as part of the before-fard sunnah prayers? [duplicate]

Al salam alaykum. I'm reading about the sunnah rakaat before fard prayers (i.e. 2+2 before and after dhur). Does tahiyyet al masjid count as part of the 2 before prayer?
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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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Should we not cut our nails on Wednesday?

I have listened from someone that we should not cut our nails on Wednesday because it can cause some kind of disease (I do not remember the name of that disease). Is it right ?
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Proof for 2 rak'at Nafl after Zuhr, Maghrib, Isha?

In books it mentions that after the Fardh and Sunnah for the above prayers you can optionally pray 2 Rak'at Nafl. Which Hadith says this please?
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Does a Surah have to be recited after al-Fatiha in any Sunnah rakkats? [duplicate]

Bismillah. Broadly speaking, my question is how do Sunnah prayers differ to Fard prayers. Does a Surah have to be recited after al-Fatiha during any Sunnah rakaats (whether the prayer be 2 or 4 ...
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Is it rewardable for the newlywed wife to be treated like a Princess?

Is there anything in the Sunnah where the new wife say for a time (a year perhaps) didn't have to do any house work? I know some families in some Muslim countries who are well off and have a higher ...
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Can you ask Allah for anything in Jannah?

This question is a bit odd. I have heard that when a person reaches jannah on day of judgement then they can ask Allah for whatever they want and their wish will be granted. Firstly does the level of ...
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Is this method of raising index finger in tashahhud correct?

With my right hand, I create a ring with my thumb and middle finger and raise the index finger from the very start of the tashahhud and drop it just before the tasleem. It is kept pointing towards the ...
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Rabbana lakal hamd in women's prayer

I'm a woman, I want to know that it is compulsory to say rabbana lakal hamd after ruku in women's' namaz, somebody said to me it is important when you perform prayer with ja'mat, if you are praying ...
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What are the limits of verbally forbidding evil according to the sunnah/quran?

I recently came across a video which explains with certain references that a muslim should forbid the people near him regarding sins. This is very confusing to me as "don't judge me, my religion is ...
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Last step of taking wudu

I've already read this page full of information. Do I need to wash every part three times during ablution? My question is whether or not it is considered sunnah to wash your feeth thrice or just ...
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How long do we have to obey the parents?

Do we have to obey the parents in every condition or they say or put on us, what if it is something that is continuos forever until you die, such as: always offer the sunnah prayers for every prayer, ...
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Is the concept of Honeymoon foreign to Islam?

Over the recent months, I have a small but significant number of people tell me that going on honeymoon trips is contrary to Islam. They don't cite any references but say that Islam only encourages ...
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Does an action that Messenger of Allah did in private count as Sunnah?

The Messenger of Allah (P.B.U.H) did things in private, some of which may have been narrated by his wives. By private, I mean within boundaries of his home. Do these count as Sunnah ?
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Is it sinful not to wipe clean the dish after eating?

In this video, it is said that wipe cleaning the dish is one of the sunnahs of eating. But will it be considered a wastage of food and a sin if I don't do it?
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Why astronomical calculations supercede non-sighting of the moon in some Islamic communities?

While trying to analyze the difference of opinion among the scholar on moon sightings, I came across the below Hadiths: Abu Huraira reported Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) as saying: Observe fast on ...
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Do I have to divide my zakat?

I owned around 700 US dollar for 1 lunar year. Now as far as I know, I am obliged to pay the zakat for this 700 dollar which is 2.5% of the amount. Now how should I divide this money for the zakat? ...
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Does My Taraweeh Prayers count as I did not read the Tasbeeh?

Assalamualaikum, I didn't know that we have to read Tasbih after 4 rakats of Taraweeh as pretty much a New Muslim. I watched a video on youtube of how to perform taraweeh, and I asked a Muslim Friend....
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If girl is touched by non-mehram mistakenly, will it be counted in sin?

I have this question so please answer with the help of hadees or ayaah let me know about it. If girl is touched by a non-mehram mistakenly, will it be counted as a sin? I will be very thankful to you ...
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What is the reason behind Muslim remove foreskin from private part.? [duplicate]

When a new Muslim kid born their parent go to the doctor for removing the foreskin of private part, what is the Islamic history behind it..??
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Sequence of fard and sunnah salaah

As-salaam aleykum wa rahamatullah wa barkatahu. Can I change the sequence of sunnah and fard salaah? For example, if I am waiting for the congregation / jamaat for zohar fard can I offer 4 raqat ...
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Is Cupping or Hijama allowed for healthy men or women?

What is the historical backgroung of Cupping or Hijama in islam? Is islam recommended it to all muslims? Only patients are referred for cupping according to sharah? Did our beloved Prophet PBUH ...
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Is there any reason to not follow only the Quran and reject the sunnah?

The Quran starts with verse This is the Book about which there is no doubt, a guidance for those conscious of Allah In this verse God says that Quran is a guidance, so this means if follow Quran i ...
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Is it sunnah to have the walima on the same day as the nikah?

Following the completion of a nikah ceremony, can a walima reception be held on the same day? What considerations in the context of the Sunnah practice are given, having regard to today's customs, ...
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Is there any prescribed/Sunnah way of apologizing or saying sorry to someone?

There are certain Islamic terms we Muslims are to use, for example, while thanking someone we say "Jazak Allahu Khayran" and before starting something "Bismillah", intention to do something in the ...
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Is it haram to hang duas, or an ayah, on the bathroom wall (i.e. in a picture frame)?

When entering restroom facilities, it is nice to be reminded of the many sunnahs that relate to using the bathroom, hygiene, etc. But is it haram to have a framed dua or Quranic verse hanging on the ...
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Is it Sunnah to be in an abluted state all the time?

السلام‌عليكم، I want to know whether it Sunnah to be in an abluted state all the time? I mean in a state that one can offer salah. For example, when ablution is invalidated, one immediately renews ...
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What is the rule of Gift “ElHiba” in Islam?

There is no talk about the gift "Elhiba" on koran and there is a talk in Hadith , but for example a person has two children gives them a gift of money or Houses and gives the first more than the ...
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Is fighting for the freedom of Syria and Palestine Jihad? [closed]

Asalamualaikum, Is fighting for the freedom of Syria and Palestine Jihad? Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) said, "There is no Hijra (i.e. migration) (from Mecca to Medina) after the Conquest (of Mecca), but ...
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What is the correct way of performing Wit'r prayer of 3 Raka'ats?

The way I pray wit'r prayer has come to my knowledge to be wrong as I pray it exactly like the fard prayer of Maghrib (which the Prophet Muhammad (SAW) has told us not to do). So I have looked up the ...
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Is it permissible not to smile because of my teeth? [closed]

I'm aware it's a Sunnah and a charity but I'm shy to smile because my natural colour of my teeth is not white but a little yellowly white of the front six and bottom six in particular. I'm aware of ...
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Etiquette of eating according to prophet?

Do we need to eat with 2 finger and 1 thumb or 3 finger with 1 thumb can anyone mention any hadith related to this.
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Is it better not to directly touch your najasah for toilet cleaning?

With reference to Narrated Anas: Whenever Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) went to answer the call of nature, I along with another boy from us used to go behind him with a tumbler full of water. (Sahih al-...
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How often should we eat meat?

I was watching this short clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RY-c65As_c and in particular Sh Hamza Yusuf says Muslims are eating meat far too much. What is the evidence from the Book and Sunnah?
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Is it okay to recite “ameen” when one is performing a sunnah salah?

Is it okay to recite Ameen when one is performing a sunnah Salah (alone). Also, is it okay to say بسم الله after reciting Surah Al-Fatiha (when performing sunnah Salah).
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Can we conclude last prophet was NOT best of entire creation?

A hadith in Sahih Muslim mentions, the prophet was called the best of creation. Prophet replied that's not me that's Ibrahim. Anas ibn Malik reported: A man came to the Messenger of Allah, peace ...