Questions tagged [taraweeh]

The prayer in Ramadan that prayed after Isha' Prayer. The Prophet used to make 8 rakahs, but it is common today for 20 rakahs to be done, and in some countries they make 35.

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Should Bismillah be recited for each surah in prayer?

If we recite multiple surahs in one rakat do we have to recite bismillah for each surah? some say yes some say no?
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How a woman can perform her taraweeh at home?

How a woman can perform her taraweeh at home? What is the procedure? I mean, I know that she can recite the surahs she has remembered but is it necessary to follow a specific pattern of surah or what?...
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A person finds it difficult to pray on the last ten nights (Taraweeh)

A person who has a gas problem is finding it difficult to pray on the last ten nights the Taraweeh prayer. What should he do ? Please answer quickly since Ramadan is almost over. If you know a sheikh ...
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Will we gain 27 times more reward praying Taraweeh in Jamat or congregation than praying at home?

“Prayer in congregation is better than prayer alone by twenty seven degrees.” -Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Al-Bukhārī 619, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 650 As we can pray Taraweeh both in congregation or Jamat and at ...
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Is it obligatory to pray Taraweeh in the mosque?

Tarawih refers to extra prayers performed by Sunni Muslims at night in the Islamic month of Ramadan. -- Wikipedia I couldn't find any resources detailing whether Taraweeh must be prayed in the mosque ...
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Is Witr obligatory after Taraweeh? How do you pray one raka Witr?

Do you have to end Taraweeh prayer by praying Witr? Is witr obligatory? How do you pray only one raka (unit) of Witr? I tried to find out how to pray one raka but I didn't find any information ...
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Praying only 4 rakat in taraweeh

My question is, is it okay to pray 4 rakat in taraweeh, 2 and 2. While I do usually pray 8 but some times I have to pray 4 to get to bed as I have to wake up really early and need sleep. My friend ...
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Skipping Taraweeh for one day or two days

Assalamualaikum, Can we skip taraweeh,not for whole Ramadan but for one day or two days?
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Is there any reference after 4 Rakaat of Taraweeh dua

After completing 4 Rakaat Taraweeh Salah we read a Duah like 'Subhana zil-mulki...' I need to know is there any reference of this Duah after complete 4 Rakaat Taraweeh Salat.
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How long is the Taraweeh prayer usually?

I know Taraweeh prayer is done after the Isha/evening prayer, but how many rakats is it usually? What separates it from the tahajjud prayer, which is also done at night as well?
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Looking and reciting quraan while praying

So during this lockdown, for the taraweeh prayers, we had recited quraan during prayers by looking at it in phone keeping it in a stand by the side and praying. And now i wonder if that is really ...
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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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Is taraweeh for women considered as sunnat or nafil?

The taraweeh salah for women is sunnat or nafil? Just want to clear it more that when a girl is performing the taraweeh salah then we wilk the girl will perform it as sunnat salah or nafil salah
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Is It Okay To Pray Witr Without Praying Taraweeh?

Assalamualaikum Brothers and Sisters, As an IGCSE Student at this time of the pandemic, I've been flooded with assignments from left to right, and have class at 10 am. I stay up late to read the Qur'...
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Taraweeh or Salat after Ramadan

Is there any prayer after Ramadan that can be prayed in the replacement of Taraweeh ? For example, If I want to continue the Ramadan tradition outside of Ramadan, I can accomplish fasting, but how ...
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Should I pray behind Imam that recites too fast and skips words?

At the place where I live (in my masjid), imam do prayers very fast. To give you an idea we finish Isha prayer + Tarawih + Witr prayer in about 30 minutes. He's going that fast that he sometimes skips ...
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Is it necessary to complete the Quran in taraweeh from one Masjid?

Is it necessary to pray the whole 30 days taraweeh from one masjid because the Imam might complete the Quran? There is a an English speech/kutba at another Masjid and I really want to attend that. So ...
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Is it okay to perform Tahajjud after Witir?

Salat Witr is prayed after Salat Taraweeh and Salat Isha in mosque. This the routine followed in the month of Ramadan in my country. If I wake up early and then pray for Tahajjud, Is it okay? I hear ...
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Is it permissible to skip taraweeh?

As Muslims, we have to pray fajr, dhuhr, asr, maghrib, and isha. But during Ramadan there is taraweeh prayer. If I skip taraweeh throughout the whole ramadan, is that permissible? Is it ok to skip ...
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Is it okay to pray the Taraweeh prayers at home? [duplicate]

This question is about the taraweeh prayers during Ramadan. My question is not about 8 or 20 rak'ahs; rather I wanted to know if it is ok to pray taraweeh prayers at home. Is it ok if I pray the ...
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Why Hz. Umar changed 8 rakah taraweeh to 20 rakah?

Apparently there are no recordings anywhere that the prophet (pbuh) prayed 20 rakah taraweeh. That the prophet (pbuh) prayed 8 rakah taraweeh. I understand that Umar (may allah be pleased with him) ...
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Can Witr and Taraweeh be performed at different times?

Is it permissible to pray 20 rakaàth of tharaweeh after ishah salah and 5 or 7 rakàth of witr in the last part of night?
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What is the reason for praying 20 rakaats in taraweeh?

It is clear that our prophet(PBUH) prayed 8 rakaats for taraweeh. But, I saw most of the masjids having 20 rakaats for taraweeh. since, Umar(R.A) made the taraweeh to 20 rakaats. What is the reason ...
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Is it permissible to pray taraweeh at home? [duplicate]

Is it obligatory to pray taraweeh behind imam at mosque. Can we pray taraweeh alone at home ?
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Can women use a recorded version of the Salah from a nearby mosque?

Most of the Muslim women and a considerable number of old and disabled slaves of Allah cannot leave home or go to the mosque for reasons relevant to them. It is of course rational for them to pray ...
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What is the difference between Taraweeh and Qiyaam al-layl?

I can see both the prayers are prayed in my Masjid (mosque). Taraweeh time 8:45 to 10:00 pm Qiyaam al-layl time 2:30 to 3:30 am What is the difference between Taraweeh prayer and Qiyaam al-layl ...
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Can we read selected surhas during tarhaveeh? [duplicate]

I'm a student we are start traveeh in our hostel. Can we read selected surhas in traveeh or not? It has some conditions in Islam or not?
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Not being able to maintain Wudu during Ramadan for Taraweeh prayer

When I don't eat, my body builds up a lot of gas. During Ramadan, I have this problem where I'm not able to maintain my Wudu for Taraweeh later at night. Trying to maintain it is actually bad for my ...
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What are the sunnah rakahs of taraweeh? [duplicate]

In some mosques rakahs of taraweeh prayer are 8 and in some 20. So, what are the sunnah rakahs of taraweeh (8 or 20) ?
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Salah- Taraweeh & Tahjud

I perform Taraweeh prayers with Jamath in Masjid during Ishah. Can I pray Tahjud prayers later on at home during third part of night - before early morning? Is Taraweeh same as Tahjud or is it a ...
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Is it permissible to join first 2 rakath of Esha Salat with the Taraweh Jamat and then continue on his own?

If one misses his Esha Salat, is it permissible for him to perform the first two rakats of his Esha Salat with the Taraweh Jamat and then continue on his own?
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Is reciting the Qur'an while standing (as is commonly done in Taraweeh) halal or haram?

I have a question: My friend said we should not offer Taraweeh because reading reciting the Qur'an while standing is haram, but is reading Qur'an while standing actually haram? And if it is haram ...
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Does Taraweeh replace Tahajjud prayer in the Month of Ramadan?

As per my reading I do not find any occurance of the word "Tarawih" in hadith literature , was such a word known at the time of Prophet pbuh or is it that Taraweeh is just a special name given to the ...
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Which is better, praying in jamaah but not focus or praying alone but focus?

Friends i want to ask the best opinion about my story, yesterday i prayed on the mosque near my house because i heard there will be some adventages if i pray in jamaah but surprisingly the mosque was ...
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Rapid Recitation of Quran during Taraweeh Prayer [closed]

Here in India, While offering the taraweeh prayer the Noble Quran is recited really fast in order to just complete it by the time the month gets over. I really dont think that this type of recitation ...
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Is it necessary to complete recitation of entire Qur'an in taraweeh?

A few queries that I have in my mind about taraweeh prayers during Ramadan. Is it necessary to complete recitation of the entire Qur'an during the night prayers? How about if I complete the ...
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Is taraaweeh prayer obligatory for women?

Is taraaweeh prayer required for women? Which is better for women, to perform Taraaweeh at home or in a mosque?
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Is it permissible to complete Taraweeh Namaaz (Prayer) in 5-10 days?

In my locality (might also be elsewhere but im not sure) there are taraweeh prayer that are finished off within 5 to 10 days. The whole Qur'an is finished in those few days. The prayers are very long ...
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Can one pray Tahajjud later in the night after they have prayed 20 rakah Taraweeh

In almost all of the mosques here, Witr is prayed in congregation after the 20 rakah Taraweeh prayer. But as far as I know, Witr is to be prayed after Tahajjud if someone wishes to pray Tahajjud. So I ...
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How many rakats are there for Taraweeh Prayer?

In my nearby masjid they used to pray 20 rakats for taraweeh in ramadan. But one of my friend said that it is bid'ah, the actual no.of rakats for taraweeh prayer is 8. So my question is, what ...