Qasr at place of employment

Would my uncle perform Qasr salah at his work place? His work place is 52 miles away from where he lives and he stays there for four nights a week. He goes every Thursdays and comes back on Sundays. For a year he prayed ...

Reading behind a barelvi Imam

Reading behind a barelvi Imam? In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer If the Imam holds such beliefs, which negate Imaan, such as believing the Prophet of Allah Sallallahu Alahi Wasalam to b...

Reading nafl prayers in pairs

As salamu aleykum, The Prophet (saw) mentioned in a hadith that night prayers should be observed two rakaat by two rakaat (as narrated by the authors of Sunan) Does this mean that we should pray the nafila prayers after ...

Raising the feet off the ground in sajdah

Assalamu’alaikum mufti sahib, if a person’s foot raises off the floor during salah as he moves back to make space to do the sajdah does the prayer become nullified. In the same way if the thighs touch the sto...

Zikr after the Fardh and Sunnah prayers

Zikr after the Fardh and Sunnah prayers In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer Saaiduna Abdullah Ibn Abbas Radiallahu Anhu narrates that the raising of the voice of the zikr was practiced in...

Barakatuhu after Warahmatullah in Salam

Barakatuhu after Warahmatullah in Salam In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful. Answer The hadith where the phrase “Barakatuhu” can be found in Sunan Abi Dawud (p.150 v.1) However, this hadith contr...

How to make the intention for Salah

How to make the intention for Salah In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, the most Merciful Answer If you are praying by yourself it is necessary that you are specific with your intentions, in terms of the name of t...

Praying salah behind a transgressing Imam

Could you please explain whether it would be right to pray behind an Imam who does the following? 1. Lie 2. Stares at women. 3. Receiving benefit due to saying income is low when in fact he is receiving the full income 4...