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Why do we perform sujood and rakooh longer in tahajjud?

In regards to the long Sajdah, generally it is a very good act as it has narrated from Imam Jafar Sadiq (peace be upon him) that he has said: Sajdah is the nearest shape of the human to Allah, So it ...
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Is sleeping a necessary condition for Tahajjud (night prayer)?

It is not mandatory to sleep after isha if you want to pray tahajjud. According to the this fatwa it is not obligatory to do tahajjud after sleep. According to this fatwa, "It was the noble habit ...
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Last time of Isha and Tahajjud prayer

I don't know anything that claims that it is makruh to pray after midnight in general; to the best of my knowledge, the ruling you're referring to is specifically for the Isha prayer itself, and that ...
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Is it okay to perform Tahajjud after Witir?

When you pray in the mosque you have two -good- options: 1) pray witr with the Imam and if you can do the tahajjud later you do it without repeating the witr because it is narrated (there are no 2 ...
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How exactly does one perform tahajjud prayer?

You pray tahajjud prayer as any other prayer. It's an optional prayer, done between isha and fajr, and is of two rakat. You can recite as much quran as you like, there's no stipulation of it being ...
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Can I pray tahajjud with only sura Fatiha, and sura Ikhlas?

My answer on Can we recite two or more surahs in one rakat when praying? is more general but you can recite what you want. You even can repeat in each rak'a the same verse or surah, it is up to you ...
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Is Allah in the lowest heaven all the time?

When it comes to Allah we must always think of verse (42:11) ... There is nothing like unto Him, and He is the Hearing, the Seeing. (Sahih International) ... There is not anything like Him (...
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Why do we perform sujood and rakooh longer in tahajjud?

There's a little conflict between two hadiths in the actual practice of some Imams! One of these ahadith is telling us, that we should perform a longer sujjud (prostration) during Nafl (hadith #1 in ...
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Can one pray Tahajjud later in the night after they have prayed 20 rakah Taraweeh

You have 3 options: Sayyid's answer above. See NRaf's answer Pray Taraweeh and Witr with congregation then go somewhere else and pray more alone. However, after you finish praying then you are not ...
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Can one pray Tahajjud later in the night after they have prayed 20 rakah Taraweeh

If you want to pray more after tarawih, you shouldn't pray witr with the congregation. Actually the witr prayer was never done in congregation by the Prophet. It's an individual prayer. A man came ...
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Praying Tahajjud in the summers. Can anyone give me some advice please

Depends on your personal scenario. I am assuming the following, may be i am wrong: You are a male, You pray Isha and Fajr at home, You are a working person who need to earn his bread. You need to ...
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Is Allah in the lowest heaven all the time?

I don't know if that hadith is really said by our prophet, or what it really means, I will talk about how I understand Allah and time, based on Quran and try to provide an opinion, rather than a solid ...
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What is the correct way of performing Wit'r prayer of 3 Raka'ats?

On the meaning of witr and the amount of raka'a's and how it should be performed First of all witr in Arabic means odd, which reefers to the amount of raka'a's of this prayer. You basically could pray ...
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Can I pray Salat ul-Layl once Faj'r time starts?

According to this Arabic fatwa on islamweb #36821 it is permissible to continue praying the night prayer (salat al-Lail) after the adhan of fajr (the first adhan if performed at your place or the call ...
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Sleeping between Isha and Tahajjud

If you can make the ‘Isha prayer before midnight, then there is no harm in combining it with tahajjud prayer. As a matter of fact, it is preferable to delay ‘Isha prayer a bit later up until midnight....
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Timings for Tahajjud Prayer

Timing for Tahajjud start right after Isha until Fajr. You may pray at anytime during that duration. But the best time is last third of the night which may be between 2:00 AM to 4:20 AM in you case. ...
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How is 8 rakat Tahajjud prayed in Hanafi fiqh?

The chosen position of the Hanafi school and the position of the two companions of Abu Hanifah (RA) is that the best way to perform them is with sets of 2 rakahs each set ending in Salam. It is ...
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What is the difference between Qiyaam al-Layl and Tahajjud?

Qiyaam al-layl means spending (part of) the night in acts of worship and is more general than Tahajjud, while Tahajjud is part of it. Obviously you must have the intention to perform the action for it ...
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How should we divide our worship at night?

The goal of this night is istighfar and Tribute that ("Angels and al-Rooh descend to earth"). so all of Angels Pray for everybody that who worship and ask for forgiveness from Allah. and one ...
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Can Witr and Taraweeh be performed at different times?

❶ - Yes, you can pray Taraweeh/Tahajjud in any amount, based on the following hadith which the scholars used to indicate the permissibility of praying more if you wish: “The night prayer is two by ...
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Can Witr and Taraweeh be performed at different times?

From a fiqh perspective what you quoted is something permissible. But it has no exact backup in the sunnah of the Prophet (pbuh). Witr is an odd prayer one prays as the last prayer in the night, it ...
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Is Allah in the lowest heaven all the time?

From Chapter Tawhid/Ikhlas: الله الصمد Allah, the Eternal, Absolute. If Allah is at some place, then he is bound to that place and not elsewhere. He becomes limited. So that and many other ...
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Do I have to pray tahajjud prayer after waking up from deep sleep?

Tahajjud is the wake up after sleeping, and so is called the prayer of a person slept then woke up, and whoever mentioned it has to be after sleeping did not mention a deep or light sleep. Then ...
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Praying Tahajjud in the summers. Can anyone give me some advice please

The actual time for Tahajjud Salah is after one wakes up from his/her sleep and the most virtuous time is towards the latter portion of the night. [1] However if one is not able to awaken for the ...
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Praying Tahajjud in the summers. Can anyone give me some advice please

Allah's Apostle said to me, "The most beloved fasting to Allah was the fasting of (the Prophet) David who used to fast on alternate days. And the most beloved prayer to Allah was the prayer of David ...
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I'd like to know about Tahajjud Prayer in detail

O you wrapped in garments (i.e. Prophet Muhammad SAW)! Stand (to pray) all night, except a little. Half of it, or a little less than that, Or a little more; and recite the Quran (...
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I'd like to know about Tahajjud Prayer in detail

walecum assalam, Tahajjud is very important prayer from islamic point of view. one of best ways to ask forgiveness and ask for blessing of Allah. Allah says in Quran about tahajjud prayer: ...
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Witr salat with isha and tahajud

walecum assalam Isha prayer is one of the Fard prayers and you have to pray witr with isha only. Tahajjud has no direct connection with Witr prayer. So if you prayed Witr with isha, thats all you ...
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