Salat – Prayer



Ritual prayer in Islam, its integral, recommended, disliked and other aspects.


Definition of a quarter of the head (Hanafi)

What is exactly a quarter of the head in Hanafi school? Could one wipe just over the back of the head? Continue reading

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Not being able to offer Salah

While standing for namaz, my head and hands start shaking. Continue reading

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Sajdah method female

In Hanafi madhab do females have to put their elbows on floor while in sajdah or not? Continue reading

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Angels singing praise of Allah when I entered a mosque (real life, not a dream)

when I entered that mosque, i heard the angels singing the praise of Allah. Continue reading

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Taraweeh prayer a must?

Do we have to read Taraweeh prayer? Continue reading

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Reward of Sunnah prayers when not offering qada

In Shafi’ School does one get reward of praying taraweeh even though he has many qada prayers such as of Asr as its Haram to pray back Continue reading

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Taraaweeh until 20 Rak’ahs after Witr Prayer

Is it okay to continue taraaweeh until 20 rak’ahs alone after done with taraaweeh 8 rak’ahs Continue reading

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Definition of earliest Jumuah prayer according to Shafi`i school

What is the definition of earliest Friday prayer? Continue reading

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Jumah Rakat for Shafai, Hanbali and Maliki madhab

How many Sunnat and Nafl rakat are there in Shafii, Hanbali and Maliki Madhhab? Continue reading

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Sajda e Sehaw method

What is correct method of performing sajda e sahaw? Continue reading

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